Loba House / Pezo von Ellrichshausen


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  • Architects: Pezo von Ellrichshausen
  • Location: Tome, Chile
  • Creator Architects: Mauricio Pezo, Sofía von Ellrichshausen
  • Collaborators: Diego Pérez, Thomas Sommerauer, Teresa Freire, Beatrice Pedroti, Wiktor Gago
  • Space: 70.zero m2
  • Venture Yr: 2017
  • Pictures: Pezo von Ellrichshausen
  • Building: Carvajal & Cabrer
  • Construction: Peter Dechent
  • Installations: Marcelo Valenzuela, Daniel Garrido
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Textual content description equipped via the architects. In all probability the one difference between gadgets and issues is living of their scale. Nearer to any herbal factor, in its ambiguous scale, this small construction is greater than a hut however not up to a area: this can be a cottage. As an opaque block, a monolithic object closely anchored on the fringe of a cliff, it’s dealing with a sea-lion reserve at the Pacific Ocean. 

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In its underneath dimensioned thickness, in its slim and tall percentage, the construction might be learn as an inhabited wall that runs perpendicular to the herbal topography. The peak of this wall is decided via two traces: a continuing horizon and a stepped series of six platforms that descend in opposition to the ocean. 

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The separation between that horizontal roof (with the serve as of an open terrace) and the common extension of the bottom (with the casual association of leisure, dinning and residing), a unmarried asymmetrical room, is interrupted via 3 large columns and two bridges. Whilst beds are positioned within the higher platforms, with low ceiling, sofas or tables are supposed to be within the decrease platforms, inside of a vertical house.

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There’s a discreet regime of openings at both aspects of the lengthy quantity with some punctual skylights, a couple of half-moon perforations that may be used as solar clocks and a novel nook window divided via a spherical pillar. That is the one window with unframed glass flushed to the outer concrete floor. Mirroring the sundown, a nearly inconceivable and illusory floating rock rests proper on best of that mirrored image.

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