A.GRUPPO Architects - Dallas
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Bley Sleeping House contemporary-exterior
 

Bley Sleeping House

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ginavas wrote:
Dimension - Can you tell me what's the dimension of this house
   Comment   December 1, 2013
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A.GRUPPO Architects - San Marcos
Marc. Interesting question….it is purely coincidental. The size of the "pier" at bottom right is the result of structural requirements transferring wind loads from the upper level to the ground. The alignment of the upper level windows to the edge of the pier: part structural, part compositional. The void at the covered patio area is the result of striving for as small of a footprint as possible. The decision to keep the pier the same color as the upper level body results in a "figure-ground" reading of a backwards "F".
March 12, 2014 at 4:53am   
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Marc Saga
aaaaahh thats what all about but how about the concrete in 2 to 3 floors , it can weighted more than the first floor, does it will submerged prior to strong column.
March 12, 2014 at 8:41pm   
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