Designed in 2013 by Iroje KHM Architects, this modern residence that includes an inside courtyard is located in Seoul, South Korea.
Description by Iroje KHM Architects MONUMENTAL SITE About 20 years in the past, authorities held “the home expo” in GangNam and constructed this “expo city” of low-rise residences, and each website of this city have been designed by chosen architects who had been well-known in Korea at the moment. The location of “GaOnJai” was certainly one of this monumental city, however the proprietor of this home who bought home of this website, has constructed, newly, after tearing down the previous home of this website. REQUIREMENT OF CLIENT Helpful landuse, ecology: To maximise the effectivity of landuse, to be ecological areas have been essential necessities, as a result of the proprietor thought exterior areas of demolished previous home have been slender, ineffective and circumstance of internal areas have been darkish and blue. Introvert area: To maintain privateness and safety, to dam noise, smoke and different’s eye, introverted format of this home was required. Absorbing panorama of surrounding mountain: The lounge the place has dynamic, picturesque view of panorama of close to mountain had been required. CULTURAL IDENTITY The home which has it’s personal Id of Korean tradition has been required as a result of I feel this city is consultant city of fascinating deliberate residences in Korea. PASSING DOWN TRADITIONAL LANGUAGE “MADANG”, “RU”, “CHEOMA”, “DOLDAM”. By introducing “Madang” which is Korean internal courtroom, we have now solved the requirement of introvert area, ecological setting, helpful outside area and have gotten the character which has wholesome, reside surroundings and panorama. By introducing “Ru” which is Korean-pilotied structure, we absorbed the dynamic and picturesque panorama of close to mountain, in accordance with flip the axis of mass of front room to prime of the encompassing mountain. Void area underneath “Ru” is the start of strategy a part of dramatic sequence of strolling course in areas of this home, like cave. By introducing curved “Cheoma” which is cantilevered roof of Korea for the floating roof of this home, we received, not solely the resistance to tough climate situation, but in addition, to revive the normal language of structure in translated language in trendy. By introducing oval patterned concrete wall which was derived from conventional stone wall, we anticipated it might be reminder of previous. TOPOGRAPHICAL LAYOUT OF PROGRAMS By adapting topography of present website, decrease Madang, larger Madang, numerous skip-floored internal areas have been designed as totally different degree one another they usually produced fascinating route of stroll in each place of this home. This pure adaptation to nature has been primary character of Korean tradition of structure. STROLLING All of the packages of areas of this home have been laid out because the touring course that has dramatic curiosity of “strolling” by means of the within and out of doors of this home, visually and spatially. Thereby we anticipate the dwelling on this home won’t be drained for very long time by giving take pleasure in of strolling in their very own world.
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