Casa SJ by Luciano Kruk Arquitectos - interior design Blogs

Casa SJ by Luciano Kruk Arquitectos



Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina, this modern concrete residence was designed in 2016 by Luciano Kruk Arquitectos.

Description by Luciano Kruk Arquitectos
S+J House is located in the seaside neighborhood Costa Esmeralda, a private development 13 km north of the city of Pinamar and four hours away from Buenos Aires city.
Despite being almost plain, the plot of land slopes softly towards its back. As the Studio proposed to preserve the lot?s dense pine grove, only the trees on the construction site were removed in order to build the house.
The client, a group of two families, requested a house that could lodge both at the same time and that could be rented out.
The commission consisted of a recreation house built entirely out of exposed concrete, with minimalist interior spaces and little maintenance requirements. The brief included two en suite bedrooms with their own closets and two cabin-like minimum rooms sharing a bathroom. So as to make the social area the most important place in the house, an external expansion was requested. Also, the client asked for a closed space for beach vehicles and a semi covered area parking lot. Special emphasis was laid on the need to establish a fluid relation between the inner spaces and the exterior, which would allow a closer experience of the forest.
In order to preserve the native vegetation, the house was set longitudinally and the setback on the front and the sides was expanded beyond the minimum required by code. By so doing, the house ended up surrounded by pines. Following regulating lines, an orthogonal grid organizes the house?s structure and space.
The house is arranged in two staggered platforms disposed at half-height and connected through smoothly sloped ramp-like stairs and an empty space in which the pine forest becomes a part of the house.
At half-height of the entrance level and set on the natural terrain, the platform at the back houses the social area, which opens into a terrace overlooking the golf court behind the plot of land.
Half a level above the social area, the bedrooms? platform rises on the front, underpinned by a prism lodging service and storing areas.
Aiming at centering the loads to the smallest space possible, this supporting volume was set back and reduced to its minimum as an attempt at once to enhance the feeling that the upper box is floating and to take advantage of the semi covered space on the natural terrain as the parking area the clients had requested.
The glazed bridges connecting both platforms traverse the void space through a pines-surrounded promenade upon which light falls from the rooftop and drips through the tree branches. In this way, the forest?s vital energy is introduced into the house.
While both the exterior shell and the inner partitions are made of exposed concrete, the floors are made of smooth concrete. In order to emphasize the openings without confronting this material?s stony essence, dark bronze anodized aluminum was used ...
Source: homeadore
URL: https://homeadore.com/

--------------------------------
 

[+] Kitchen Design With White Appliance

24-11-2017 19:01 - ( interior decoration )


Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Pezo von Ellrichshausen and Felice Varini Unveil Designs for a Civic Installation in the UK's 2017 City of Culture

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and Hull UK City of Culture 2017 have jointly commissioned Chile-based architects Pezo von Ellrichshausen and Swiss artist Felice Varini to design an ambitious temporary outdoor structure in the...
18-08-2017 19:32 - ( architecture )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal / CannonDesign + NEUF architect(e)s

After nearly a decade of work, CannonDesign + NEUF architect(e)s are pleased to announce the completion of Phase 1 of the Centre hospitalier de l\'Université de Montréal (CHUM).  Begun in 2009, the CHUM teaching institution is the largest...
17-09-2017 19:28 - ( architecture )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Design Tips: Small Living Room Ideas

Having a small living room space means you need to get creative in how you use the space. This will make you a better home designer, and is a fun challenge to have. Everything from the color you choose to decorate the space, to the curtains you...
24-04-2016 19:17 - ( interior decoration )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Cool, Sleek Bathroom Remodeling Ideas You Need Now

The hottest tech products like the Apple Watch or iPhone 6, the Tesla S sportscar or a Bang and Olufsen BeoVision TV all have something in common: the latest in innovative, modern design. Take the features that make them sexy, like minimalist fluid...
12-06-2015 18:56 - ( exterior decoration )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Maison & Objet 2017: Putting the Fun Back into Paris

Exhibitors and visitors were back in droves for the 2017 Maison et Objet and so was a much-missed sense of fun, color and pattern.
31-01-2017 19:03 - ( general decoration )


Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

The UA ArchiTech Futurist Floats Atop 3D Printed Midsoles

These limited edition sneakers are outfitted with a 3D printed heel, designed to protect the feet during lifting, training, and running.
31-03-2017 19:00 - ( general decoration )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Man Cave by Inhouse Brand Architects

Designed by Inhouse Brand Architects, this industrial-inspired dream pad is situated in Cape Town, South Africa. Description by Inhouse Brand Architects What can only be described as the ultimate ?man cave?, Inhouse Brand...
17-11-2016 19:33 - ( architecture )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Zen House With a Staggering View Over the Old City in Dubvroknic

House U is a project designed in Dubrovnik, Croatia to meet the expectations of the clients, a couple, their adult children and their families. Spacious and functional, House U is divided in two different living areas, one for the parents and...
06-08-2013 12:07 - ( exterior decoration )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

White Wolf Hotel by AND-RÉ

A modern, multi-building, Portuguese hotel that takes a holistic approach to design.
18-04-2014 20:31 - ( general decoration )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Design Trend: Moroccan Wedding Blankets

Image: The Parker Palm Springs If you stay in a room at The Parker Palm Springs, you may find a Moroccan wedding blanket in your room. You may have noticed them over the years while flipping through your favorite shelter magazines, or even the...
22-01-2014 21:39 - ( interior decoration )


Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Abercrombie & Fitch is BACK and I’m Here to Talk About Their Winter Clothing Line

Abercrombie & Fitch has been on the backburner for quite some time. Some of my most precious memories from junior high were taking day trips to the mall (even though my mom would get what she called “mall fever”) and heading straight for...
25-10-2016 19:11 - ( general decoration )
Cow Barn / F.A.B. + Forschungs + Architekturbüro AG

Get the Look: Colorful Kitchen Cabinetry

TREND: Bright, bold colors for kitchen cabinets. Kitchen cabinetry tends to come in two very popular flavors: all-white or a stained wood finish. Maybe that’s why it’s so refreshing to see the trend of choosing bold, happy color for...
09-01-2014 09:41 - ( general decoration )
-------------------------------------