PROUD Workplace / BodinChapa Architects
Textual content description supplied by the architects. The house, aptly named “PROUD,” resonates with the satisfaction felt by each the HOOK and Goodwill groups. It stands as a testomony to our collective capability to create, develop, and pursue shared objectives. Designed with intention, flexibility, and sincerity, it embodies our dedication to fostering a piece setting that displays our values and aspirations. PROUD is crafted beneath a constructing in Bangkok, Thailand. We purpose to make the prevailing house work for architects and software program builders. We wish everybody to really feel proud and cozy right here, whether or not they’re working or stress-free. The design is balanced, with areas for work and rest. It is not only for the workforce – it is welcoming for guests too, like clients, pals, and household.
The unique constructing, a residential townhouse, had a format the place totally different features have been separated, creating restricted and dense inside areas. To enhance performance, the designer prolonged the house to the facet whereas preserving its distinctive traits, mixing seamlessly with the unique construction. The brand new design concerned elevating the constructing to create an underground space and improve semi-outdoor house nearer to nature above floor, accommodating quite a lot of customer actions. Some sections of the previous constructing have been modified by eradicating flooring to attenuate blind spots and improve visibility between totally different areas.
Skylights have been additionally integrated to advertise pure air flow and usher in ample daylight tailor-made to the challenge proprietor’s wants. The architectural design of the façade harmoniously integrates with the constructing’s setting by extending the unique roof slope over the walkway and seamlessly mixing with the adjoining inexperienced house. This deliberate incorporation not solely enhances the visible enchantment but additionally facilitates optimum pure mild penetration throughout the inside areas. Moreover, the strategic placement of horizontal openings serves to supply a refined steadiness between privateness and connectivity, fostering an environment conducive to targeted work and rest for workers all through the day.
The architectural imaginative and prescient behind this constructing articulates a twin purpose: to increase a heat welcome to guests whereas additionally imbuing a way of up to date aptitude throughout the context of the unique construction. This alignment is a testomony to the workforce’s concerted effort in harnessing expertise as a pivotal software to streamline and optimize development workflows.