822 Social Housing Itajai, Brasil

Social Housing

The planning take the reference from the land management and adjoining areas. These are arranged in a north-south orientation on a reticule of super-blocks oriented east-west. A fragmentation of the building into small parallel blocks arranged in a north-south direction allows a visual and spatial permeability with the buildings of single-family houses in the area. In each architectural planning, the place is a basic component, which provides information on climate, light, color, vegetation and people’s way of life. The terrain provides its own unique characteristics such as shape, orientation, topography and views.

Dialogue with the small scale of the houses and the vertical land arrangement. It creates a sequence of small outdoor spaces in shade and spacious and large spaces, which acts as a true regulator of temperatures so beneficial to the climate and the low energy consumption of homes.

Location: Itajaí, Brasil
Client: Abramar
Date: 2016
Size: 53.000 m2
Status: Contest / under Construction
Social Housing
Visit: Abramar