LEnS House | Obra Arquitetos

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Project Name: LEnS House

Practice: Obra Arquitetos

Products: France decor, MOBLE arquitetura de móveis, Mineração Pratense, Menegatti serralheria

Firm Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Completion year: 2016

Gross Built up Area: 204 Sqm

Project Location: São José dos Campos, São Paulo - Brazil

Lead Architects: João Paulo Daolio

Design Team: João Paulo Daolio and Thiago Natal Duarte

Structural Consultants: Rodrigo Freitas

Contractors: Truzzi Engenharia

Collaborators: Diogo Cavallari

Photo Credits: Nelson Kon

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House built for a couple with the idea of ​​providing a contemplative and reflective space. This theme was addressed in two ways:

A more intimate, where the whole house is organized around a small patio and differences in levels. This internal patio allows a visual contact between the surroundings of the house, bringing the residents’ life together. Nature, on this small scale, can be observed according to the variations of the seasons.

A curved glass was drawn so that the patio space had no segmentation at its edges and space could be seen through a lens.

The theme was also approached on the scale of the landscape. The land has a wide view of the Serra da Mantiqueira. Thus, starting from the most intimate dimension, traveling almost a spiral, one can climb up on the landscaped roof and observe the landscape amplitude.

The levels were chosen so that it could be observed over the house of the left lateral neighbor, increasing still the perception of the amplitude of the Mountain range.

In this way the house appropriates the surrounding landscape. The mantiqueira mountain is part of the garden of the house.

 

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