Piette-Ekemberg Residence

Shelter on a Rock
By Espace vital Architecture as Architects

Characterized by an impressive overhang, the flow of interior and exterior spaces and the creative use of a double ground level, the project draws its roots in the work of the modernist architect Richard Neutra who shaped the built environment in the Californian desert.

Right from the first visit the architects noticed that the clients had adopted the rock mound for their base camp. They had built a floating deck on its top giving a sense of owning the site and offering views of the surrounding forest. This platform inspired the conceptual approach for the project: delicately dropping a deck…Read More

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Location Quebec, Canada
Program Type Private House
Year Build completed in the year 2017
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Architects Espace vital Architecture

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