Yuji's Home / Goiva

Yuji's House / Goiva - Exterior Photography, Windows, Facade, Garden

Textual content description offered by the architects. With a slim and brief lot, Yuji’s Home is situated within the Pinheiros neighborhood, on the west facet of São Paulo. The challenge is by the Goiva workplace, by architects Karen Evangelisti and Marcos Mendes, and the 40-year-old constructing, made from stable bricks, retains a conventional look on a road in the course of different homes and with out a lot automobile motion. 

Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography
Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography, Kitchen, Chair

The architects had as a beginning level the request of the resident Yuji for a contemporary home, with a very good end and technology in the building, in addition to two bedrooms on the higher flooring and a rest room, as the property already had. One other want was to work with Brazilian design within the interiors, met by means of a curatorship that maintains contact with structure and values nationwide artists, with furnishings signed by Gustavo Bittencourt, Guilherme Wentz, and Estúdio Bola. 

Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography, Windows

The social space was a precedence for the consumer, who likes to host. On the primary flooring, the lounge and kitchen are linked for simple motion, and, within the again, a barbecue was constructed linked to the equipmentchen, in addition to a deck as an entry space. Within the authentic plan of the residence, the hall was used just for circulation however grew to become a part of the social space situation. This extension of the home, additionally included to convey pure lighting to the kitchen and front room, was adorned by landscaping, carried out as a view block, defending privateness. 

Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography, Stairs
Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography

Considering of a house to obtain mates and household, the basement was excavated to construct a pub, a particular request from the resident, which is accessed by means of a sculptural metal staircase and an intimate backyard. The parking zone is on a stage under the primary flooring, profiting from the excavation of the earlier house owners. 

Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography, Table
Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography, Table, Chair

The large problem, in keeping with the architects, was the structural a part of the challenge, thought of probably the most advanced. New assist constructions have been added to the unique partitions, which served as the principle assist system, and the physique of the home was prolonged in concrete within the kitchen space. “Altering the construction of the home, modernizing its day by day life and use with out interfering with the outdated language and historical past was by far our largest problem,” says Marcos Mendes. 

Yuji's House / Goiva - Exterior Photography, Table, Windows, Chair, Facade, Courtyard, Patio

Nonetheless, on the challenges, Karen Evangelisti factors out that the compact, small, and segmented environments have been rethought in order that the home might be extra built-in and open. “This challenge gained nice power with the mixing of social areas and using concrete, wooden, and pure stone textures”, she provides. 

Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography, Glass, Stairs, Handrail

On the facade, the concrete volumes of the home windows stand out within the panorama, each for many who dwell in the home, bringing extra mild and house to the inside, and for many who stroll across the neighborhood, and might see just a little of the environment of the residence.   

Yuji's House / Goiva - Interior Photography, Living Room, Windows, Shelving

Through the night time, the exterior lighting turns into the protagonist. From the doorway to the top of the plot, vegetation stands out and improve the structure, making dwelling extra welcoming. In consequence, the traits of the native homes have been maintained, however with a very fashionable and renovated inside. 

Yuji's House / Goiva - Exterior Photography, Windows, Facade