The Alto de Pinheiros house program designed by AMZ Arquitetos spreads along the ground level taking good advantage of its site. With an L-shaped plan, covered by a large marquee, it encompasses 3 courtyards ensuring the presence of nature in all major spaces of the house. In the second floor, are located the service rooms and the gym. Photography by Maíra Acayaba
OKHA’s latest interior project, Clifton 301, is a seasonal two-bedroom apartment in a sophisticated contemporary complex designed by SAOTA. Flanked on either side by Table Mountain’s legendary Twelve Apostles, it looks out over breath-taking panoramic views of the Cape Atlantic Ocean and is in equal parts luxurious getaway, relaxed coastal retreat and entertainer’s dream. Photography by Niel Vosloo, Adam Letch, Peter Bruyns, Melissa de Freitas.
House on the slope is a project designed by boq architekti. The brief was to create a house on a slope. An alien who landed in a conservative location near the capital. The house, which in its way delimits the surrounding buildings and at the same time is oriented to the views of the surroundings. A simple cube located on the ground plan of the original building, which is complemented by hanging blocks. Photography by Alexandra Timpau.
Triangle House designed by Robeson Architects is the architects own home, built on a 180m2 triangular lot. This challenging site also has the busy Vincent Street to its north, and a 1.5m sewer easement to the rear boundary. Regardless, this prime location is wedged between Hyde Park and bustling Beaufort Street, and just a few kilo-meters from Perth. Photography by Dion Robeson.
House in the Garden is a project designed by Razvan Barsan + Partners. The main challenge of this residential project was connecting the new building with an existing one, both physically and in terms of functionality.
Villa “Cabo Negro 2” was designed by Cap Realty & Archgues and built in 2019 . This private house with 2 rectangular blocks was planned with a triple objective:
1. Marry the shape of the mountain
2. Penetrating lights and sea reflect whatever the angle of view
3. Feel the emotion of the existing nature