A clean-cut sculptural volume provides a dynamic contrast to the site’s flat landscape. The L-shaped organization meets the clients wish to have full view to the street and also contain a private outdoor atmosphere.
Inside the house a spatial continuous wall give the habitat a different experience. The long wall element provides entrance for the rooms of the house as it orient towards the main living space. A glazing façade along the wall element ensures an immediate relationship with the outdoor terrace. On the interior, all surfaces of the wall element are plywood, marking a soft contrast to the white external facades and roof.
The green house defines the transition between inside and outside and functions in close relation with the kitchen.
reference thumbnail: Vincent van Gogh, "View of Arles with Irises", 1888.