In an irregular terrain with 3160 sqm, we needed to incorporate two uses:
The first one, a big residence, with five suites, generous living and leisure spaces, in addition to the service dependencies.
The second, a large gallery for the owner, an art enthusiast.
The shape of the site, at first glance a complicating factor for its irregular form, guided the project. In the existing vertical gap (10 meters in total), the first action: different uses in different levels.
In the lower level, the gallery, the stereotomic volume. With the need for an air-conditioned closed space, the volume arises from the ground like a big rock, a big platform.............more