Boa Vista VIII Residence / Arquitetura Gui Mattos
Textual content description supplied by the architects. Designed to be a household summer season residence, the venture evokes itself with the view of the lake and the sundown. An entrance corridor highlighted by its orange-ocher coloring stands out among the many white volumes and unites them. Exhibiting its operate via its colour, it varieties an implantation of two perpendicular rectangles. As it is usually a circulation area, it instantly directs flows to the bigger block, destined for the social and intimate space or, if preferable, the quantity that holds the leisure areas.
On the request of the shoppers, who needed an area to show their quite a few artwork collections, the bigger pavilion is made up of a beneficiant social space that embraces coexistence but in addition the needs of the residents, receiving work and sculptures. As you progress in the direction of the rooms, the setting then narrows into a real gallery, reserved and with a second area for relaxation and contemplation.
In distinction to this entrance setting open to the panorama, with absolutely collapsible frames, additional again and personal, are the kids’s bedrooms which, looking for individuality, are divided into three distinct blocks, visually notable on the facade for a distance of 1 meter and a half from one another. These “breathers”, so to talk, generate, along with the attention-grabbing motion of volumes, a extra nice dynamic for accessing the rooms, providing a small glimpse of the panorama because the route progresses.
Crowning these subtleties of openings and distances is a slab lined in wooden and supported by steel pillars which, distancing it from the remainder of the volumes, acquires lightness and its personal motion via its independence from the set and its bulging sides.