Tangram House, Brasilia Residence

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Tangram House – Brasilia Residence

New Residential Building in Brasil – design by DOMO Arquitetos Associados

29 Nov 2009

Brasilia House

Tangram House, Brasilia
Date built: 2009
Design: DOMO Arquitetos Associados

Images – 30 Nov 2009:

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Location: Jardins do Lago

The inspiration for this house came from the study of the geometry of the chinese puzzle called Tangram, where a set of geometric forms are subtracted from a square and then rearranged to form pictoric figures. The challenge of the Tangram is to form the figures using all the pieces of the original square.

The front and back facades of the house were designed as a three dimension arrangement of the geometric sections of a Tangram. The spaces formed in-between the pieces were used as to house the stairs, the skylights and the house installations.

Tangram House photos © DOMO Arquitetos Associados

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Tangram House images / information from DOMO Arquitetos Associados

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