Y House in Nonthaburi, Thailand, Explores Connection with the Urban Context
Built on an arbitrary-shaped plot of land, Y House is designed to response its location in a crowded residential area surrounding the Bangkok Metropolitan Area. Instead of only responding to its location context by creating
Tropical Living in Malaysia
“… houses are ultimately about people. Every dwelling symbolizes the dreams, the aspirations, hopes, and beliefs of its owners.” As many of us might agree, dwelling, according to author Professor Robert Powell, is the most important of all human structure and is
5 x 12 House is a dwelling located in Hanoi, Vietnam. With limited site area, the house is built vertically to accommodate the residents’ needs.
On the first floor, the room programming is made integrated between living room, dining room, kitchen, and workspace. As the result,
R House is a private residence located in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Designed by Ken Yeang, the house explores various environmental-friendly building concepts with a contemporary appearance. Openness and room flexibility is emphasized throughout the house to fulfil the family’s needs and create comfortable spaces for
In tropical countries, a garden filled with plants has become one feature in designing a house. VTN Architects and ICADA subtly collide a house and a garden, by designing Hoan House as a ‘hanging garden’ where nature coexists with architecture.
Hoan House—included in the architect’s series
A House that features two rectangular volumes stacked atop one another, forming the core of the residence. A sand-coloured wood panel façade lines the entrance foyer, separating the stone-lined driveway from the lap pool and outdoor deck just behind. Made from zircon wood, the façade