Wood House
Architects: Markus Wespi Jérôme de Meuron architects Location: Caviano, Switzerland Project year: 2008 The house is located in an area of new buildings outside the historical center of Caviano, with a wonderful view on the lake and the mountains. With its silver-dark-gray color and pure shape the house takes itself inconspicuously back and connects with natural stonewalls of the surroundings rather than with the heterogeneous buildings. A hillside volume extension embodies the house with the mountain and enables a direct access to the upper house level. The irregular window setting is melting the floors to a unit without recognizable partitioning.…...


23 photos and 3 drawings

Building Activity