Presentation on theme: "The Box house United states, CO Telluride Form The box house is envisioned as a box within a box, the interior consist of only a smaller box with sliding."— Presentation transcript:
The Box house United states, CO Telluride Form The box house is envisioned as a box within a box, the interior consist of only a smaller box with sliding doors which are use to maintain privacy. Space and Order The house consist of 2 houses, the larger main house and the smaller 2 nd house. The 2 nd house is embed into the aspen grove while the main house is boldly emerging from it. Composition The box house is surrounded by aspen grove on the Colorado Rockies, leaving it the only hardscape available in the surrounding. It is a private indoor space use as a mountain retreat.
The Box house United states, CO Telluride Color, Texture, Material The main color used is brown. The wood use to construct this house has different tone and shades. The wood has also been polished and gives off a smooth texture. Path and sequencing The house has only 1 path and a 2 level exterior deck which connects the 2 houses. Scale and proportion The scale of the house to the surrounding is relatively small because it is the only architecture surrounded by mountains. (Color Palette)
Populus tremuloides a.k.a Quaking aspen Type Sunlight Water Height Texture form Type : Deciduous Sunlight : Moderate Water : Low Height : 20-25 m Texture : Coarse Form : Fastigiated
Similar Case Study - NY private residence Similarities The concept of the residence was origami and the similar self folding design. This is closely similar to the box within a box shutting itself concept. Very geometric. She also uses the same type of effects created with colors, the simple white and organic brown hues.