- Architects: Namelok
- Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands
- Lead Architects : Wiegert Ambagts, Kaj van Boheemen
- Execution: Damsteegt
- Development Control: IBZ
- House: 230.zero m2
- Undertaking Yr: 2018
- Images: Christian van der Kooy
Textual content description supplied by way of the architects. The primary area designed by way of Namelok is encouraged by way of liberal theories of mid-century architects like Lina Bo Bardi and Aldo van Eyck. The design of Area 1 serves as a great base for a tender and trendy circle of relatives the place 3 design rules are on the base: the kitchen as the thrashing center, openness thru horizontal and vertical connections and visual structures as opposed to tangible textures.
The home is located at a brand new development web page on the fringe of Rotterdam, the place it overlooks an ordinary Dutch polder panorama and the place the skyline of the town centre is visual on the horizon. The panorama and lovely view can also be noticed from the spacious and of course uncovered kitchen which extends all of the manner as much as the roof, in the course of the broad vide. Alternatively, the lounge is totally other: a dim lighted room for extra quiet and intimate moments with the circle of relatives. The chimney separates the rooms, purposes as a herbal spine all the way through the home and in addition connects the lawn house to the dwelling house with its in- and out of doors hearth.
Those necessary options all revolve round the idea that of maximizing human doable, which each Lina Bo Bardi and Aldo van Eyck used of their architectural ideas. The separation of the dwelling spaces with useful and herbal options creates a unique objective for all rooms in the home. “We attempted to create the house in one of these manner that all the rooms have a unique setting for various inclinations. It takes the idea that of the 2 well-known architects to stick a unique personality to each and every house in the home as to make the circle of relatives really feel at house all the way through any a part of the day.”
The fabrics used move in combination to shape a minimalistic but heat feeling for the design. The coarse plaster and frost gray bricks have a minimalistic design however upload tangible textures to the outside and inside of the home and chimney. The vertical western crimson cedar slats upload heat, but additionally outline and unite the other portions of the home on account of the adaptation in color and texture.
The architectural label Namelok takes a large number of inspiration from style and due to this fact divides their initiatives in collections. Area 1 was once a part of the AW17 assortment ‘Playtime’ which is a tribute to Lina Bo Bardi and her radical and playful designs at the idea that’s base. Each and every assortment gives a brand new imaginative and prescient for coming initiatives.