Wabi Sabi Experience by Lorna de Santos

By on April 2, 2020 Inspiration

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This project is a call to reflect on the frenetic activity of our society through which we invite visitors to Casa Decor 2020 to live a Wabi-Sabi experience. A spiritual, internal and subjective way of life and a philosophical construction that through events in space allude to pure materials, art and a aesthetic ideal. Read More

House in Güemes with a Traditional Wooden Roof

By on April 1, 2020 Home Decor

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Zooco Estudio has converted a former stable into a seasonal house in Güemes – a small town, east of Santander, Spain. The project, which comprises the renovation and extension of the existing construction, faithfully reproduces the local, simple and unpretentious building system, consisting of stone walls supporting a wooden-structure gable roof with tiles. Read More

A Secluded Winter Sanctuary Integrated into the Slopes of Taygetus Mountain

By on March 24, 2020 Home Decor

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The building is located in a Byzantine settlement on the eastern slopes of Mount Taygetus, at the edge of the Anakolon canyon, looking over the plain of Laconia. In order to climb the canyon, you pass between giant rock formations and near running water to come face to face with the majesty of Mount Taygetus in the distance. The surrounding area is one of outstanding natural beauty and forms part of the Natura 2000 Network. Read More

Bridge House by Nomo Studio

By on March 23, 2020 Home Decor

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Bridge House is located in Coves Noves, a residential area in the north-east coast of Minorca island, Spain. Its generous plot of 2400sqm allows the dwelling to stretch horizontally to capture the surrounding’s best landscape views. At the same time, its rotating volumes create surprising interior spaces and never repeating outlooks. Read More

Casa Santa Teresa

By on March 22, 2020 Home Decor

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Amelia Tavella completes the construction of the Casa Santa Teresa on her native island, on the Route des Sanguinaires in Ajaccio. There would be the primitive memory of a house by the sea, memory of the days blushed by the sun, slow or dancing evenings, clear dawn which opens their arms to the one who finally dozes off – beauty is a celebration. Read More

Five Volumes in One – House in Ibiza by Marià Castelló Martínez

By on March 5, 2020 Home Decor

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Ca l’Amo is a plot of 42,385 m2 located at the north end of the San Mateo plain on the island of Ibiza. In it there is an area of pronounced topography and fanned by stone walls that generate an iconic landscape of the countryside of Ibiza. Over time and the progressive abandonment of agricultural activities, the terraces have been ambushed and today it is a forest area where mainly pine and juniper coexist. Read More