obra architects: 'captured distance villa' for ordos 100
 
obra architects: 'captured distance villa' for ordos 100 obra architects: 'captured distance villa' for ordos 100
may 12, 2009

obra architects: 'captured distance villa' for ordos 100

‘captured distance’ villa for ordos 100 by obra architects image courtesy obra architects

for the ordos 100 project obra architects have created ‘captured distance’ a villa constructed with brick and concrete masonry. the house consists of curving coutyards, roofless rooms and open living spaces. natural ventilation is achieved through the numerous windows throughout the villa.

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‘captured distance’ corridor image courtesy obra architects

‘captured distance’ living room image courtesy obra architects

‘captured distance’ living room image courtesy obra architects

‘captured distance’ image courtesy obra architects

‘captured distance’ image courtesy obra architects

‘captured distance’ model image courtesy obra architects

‘captured distance’ sketches image courtesy obra architects

‘captured distance’ elevations image courtesy obra architects ‘captured distance’ elevations image courtesy obra architects

general info location: ordos, inner mongolia, china program: residential housing area: 1,000 m2 status: under construction

credits: obra architects pablo castro, jennifer lee

obra architects project team: shin kook kang, atsushi koizumi, sara kim, patricia bohrer, ricardo escutia, soojeong jo, jiyoung kim, mingkyu kim, yixin liu, doreen lam, alvaro mayoral, selin semaan, paula zapolski

structural/mechanical engineering: arup new york mahadev raman, brian markham, rajesh shah

ordos100 project curators: jacques herzog ai weiwei

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