Architect: Peter Pichler Structure
Kind: residential items
Shopper: Angela Sabine Staffler
Images: Oskar Da Riz, Nicolò Degiorgis
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The Mirror Homes are a pair of vacation houses, set within the marvelous environment of the South Tyrolean Dolomites, amidst a good looking surroundings of appletrees, simply outdoors town of Bolzano. They had been designed by architect Peter Pichler. The Mirror homes provide a singular likelihood to spend a good looking trip surrounded by the up to date structure of the best requirements and probably the most astonishing Panorama and wonder nature has to supply.
The consumer, who lives in a restructured farmhouse of the 60s on the positioning, requested to design a construction for renting out luxurious vacation items. Friends have their small autonomous flats and might totally benefit from the expertise of residing in the midst of nature. A most diploma of privateness for each the consumer and the residing visitor needs to be considered.
The brand new construction is oriented in direction of the east with their personal backyard and autonomous entry and parking for the visitors. Every unit accommodates a kitchen/front room in addition to a bath- and bed room with massive skylights that open to permit pure mild and air flow. A small basement serves as short-term storage.
The challenge’s preliminary quantity is cut up into 2 items which might be barely shifted in peak and size to be able to loosen the whole construction and articulate every unit.
Each items are floating on a base above the bottom evoking lightness apart from providing higher views from their cantilevering terraces to the spectacular surrounding panorama. The amount opens in direction of the east with a giant glass facade that fades with curvilinear traces into the black aluminum shell. The mirrored glass on the west facade borders the backyard of the consumer with the items and catches the encircling panorama whereas making the items nearly invisible. The mirrored glass is laminated with a UV coating stopping birds collision.
From sure views of the consumer’s backyard the outdated current farmhouse is mirrored within the new up to date structure and is actually mixing into it reasonably than competing towards it.