studio MK27: casa lee
studio MK27: casa lee studio MK27: casa lee
apr 15, 2013

studio MK27: casa lee

‘casa lee’ by studio MK27, porto feliz, brazilimage © fernando guerra




‘casa lee’ by studio MK27 is a one-storey house in porto feliz, brazil that boasts four bedrooms, a large open plan living space, a gym and outdoor pool. a solid concrete shell spans across a larger central void containing the living and dining areas within large retractable glass walls that allow the spaceto become part of the exterior, and an inset wood-clad volume containing the private bedrooms sauna, and gym. a decked terrace and swimming pool run along the length of the structure’s footprint seamlessly connected to the social functions of the house, promoting an exterior lifestyle. the gym and sauna are located at the opposite end of the building within the concrete mass.



studio MK27: casa leefront elevationimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leeliving area completely open to the exteriorimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leeview towards the poolimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leeimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa lee(left) sauna(right) spaimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leerear elevation open to a vegetative fenceimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leeentryimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa lee image © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leepool and exterior deckimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leeimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leeimage © fernando guerra



studio MK27: casa leeimage © fernando guerra




project info:



co-author: eduardo glyceriocollaborator: ricardo arizainteriors co-author: diana radomysterfurniture design: carolina castroviejo

  • beautiful work

    maria says:
  • Often these basic boxes look too stark, but somehow these elevations are compelling. Perhaps it is because there is a natural climate that allows the designers to do away with the visual obstructions required in places like the eastern U.S. Double entries -just for bugs- are justified where I live.

    Nice …just spooky thinking about sitting in that dining area while the Sun sets.


    jimCan says:
  • Your home cries for some art
    both inside and outside
    food for the mind both quiet and stimulationg

    Paedra says:
  • This home is amazing and makes me feel seriously jealous, ‘how good would it look with linear projects australia air conditioning linear slot diffusers throughout, perfect l think !’

    Wayne Neylan says:
  • very good

    Joseph Abraham says:
  • Artificial lighting has let the night view of this project down.
    The spot lighting on wood doesn’t follow the visual language of the clean lines, solid forms, positive and negative space, reflection.
    Replace the lighting. The pool lighting concept also doesn’t repeat the rhythm of the lighting and reduces the architectural experience.

    mak says:

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