Villa Dali, Den Haag House: Vroondaal Residence

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Vroondaal House : Den Haag Residential Development

Contemporary Vroondaal house in The Netherlands – design by 123DV Architects

1 Feb 2010

Vroondaal Residence

Villa Dali, Vroondaal

Date built: 2009

Design: 123DV

Home is where the art is

Capturing the character of Dali, Jugendstill forms, Spanish facades and nautical life in one villa.

Villa Dali proposal Villa Dali concept Villa Dali by 123DV Architects

The ‘Villa Dali’ clients asked for a very personal house which would reflect their passions. They are nautical minded and have a love of art, sculptures and especially the work of Salvador Dali. During the initial design discussions 123DV architecture were also showed pictures of ancient Spanish architecture. They were fascinated by the closed white stucco facades and metal fences in Jugendstill design.

Villa Dali proposal Vroondaal house concept by 123DV Architects Vroondaal house in The Netherlands design by 123DV Architects Villa Dali Holland

So the challenge was to combine in one villa the beautiful Jugendstill forms, the closed facades, the treasures of the diving world and the unique works of the artist Dali. For the design of the house 123DV architecture made use of the Paranoiac-critical method by Salvador Dali (creating optical illusions).

The result is a cylindrical white stucco main building with a nautilus spiral structure inside; representing the world of diving. The closed facade facing the street represents the so called Spanish architecture with a blown up ‘Jugendstil’ pattern in the six meter wooden panel as the entrance. In the centre of the house there is a double story cylindrical space. The furniture has also been custom designed. Traces of Dali’s fluid watch art can be found in their design.

Vroondaal Residence proposal by 123DV Vroondaal Residence concept Vroondaal Residence Netherlands Villa Dali Holland

New House in Vroondaal, NL – Building Information

Project: Villa Dali
Location: Vroondaal, near The Hague, The Netherlands
Architect: 123DV architecture & consult, The Netherlands
Completed: 2009
Photography: Christiaan de Bruijne

Villa Dali images / information from 123DV architecture & consult

123DV architecture

Location: Den Haag




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