Upon our first visit of the apartment, we faced an unpleasant surprise – the windows. The industrial design was replaced with plastic windows, although the developer had committed to keeping the original design.
The proposed construction of a family house endeavours through its small size and character to integrate itself among the trees. In short, it would thus be possible to label the concept as a “house in an orchard”.
“Imagine walking into a narrow space between two mountains, a tight corridor, rocks rising above you, towering over you, pressing in all around. You stop look in both directions unsure of which way to go. You continue apprehensive unsure of what lies ahead, it’s a mystery an adventure.”
This house consists of three main axially symmetrical rectangular blocks. The building design deliberately splits the garden into several parts: front garden open to public view, back private garden and small atria.
An international architectural competition for a design of a new town hall: reconstruction of the existing building with the aid of the architects “we hope to offer our citizens the best possible built environment”.