* Residential Architecture: PPLB 0422 by Steinmetz De Meyer
Posted by the editors on Friday, 23 March 2012
Residential Architecture: PPLB 0422 by Steinmetz De Meyer: ”..This single-family house with three facades and five bedrooms is the result of an optimization of areas and volume of living space according to the town-planning specifications..This lead to a complex massing characterized by cantilevers and large recesses acting as generators of the architectural form. Displayed as white volumes extended by strong horizontal and vertical lines, the composition appears very geometric, while drawing an elegant flowing from the ground to the roof top. Very expressive, the cornice becomes the element of integration to the architectural typology of the street and the neighboring houses..” Expansive glazing, courtyard, abundant natural light..
image: © Christof Weber Photograph; article: Ross , Kritiana . “PPLB 0422 / Steinmetz De Meyer” 23 Mar 2012. ArchDaily. <http://www.archdaily.com/218000>