nARCHITECTS: ordos 100
 
nARCHITECTS: ordos 100 nARCHITECTS: ordos 100
apr 13, 2009

nARCHITECTS: ordos 100

nARCHITECTS: ordos 100image courtesy nARCHITECTS

 

 

 

brooklyn-based nARCHITECTS combines indoor and outdoor living in their ordos 100 concept. dubbed ‘villa-villa’ the residence contains a traditional insulated home combined with a walled-in courtyard space that is open to the sky. the concept was based on the fluctuating temperatures of the ordos climate. the plan allows the residents to have a high level of flexibility in the spaces. the inner, traditional house features three stories, each designed with a particular living pattern in mind. the levels are stacked on each other creating a series of terraces on the inside and exterior. the inner house is detailed in warm materials and colours while the courtyards and terraces are rougher yet light filled form the generous sky lights.

image courtesy nARCHITECTS

image courtesy nARCHITECTS

image courtesy nARCHITECTS

image courtesy nARCHITECTS

image courtesy nARCHITECTS

image courtesy nARCHITECTS

  • you can keep it. for an example of their crap work, feel free to go to the lower east side in new york, where their switch building is stinking up the place.

    no thanks says:
  • Nate, you don’t know what you are talking about. It is a great project!!!! Congratulations “N”, once more!

    TiagoUK says:

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