Casa Uno / CLACLÁ Taller de Arquitectura: Claudia Turrent y Axel De La Torre
Textual content material description equipped by the architects. Casa Uno is a endeavor that pursues the construction of silence, trying to find to cowl numerous the developing inside an present topography to comprehend higher vitality effectivity and reduce its seen impression. On this fashion, a lower notion of the event density of the house is achieved.
Upon coming into the house, one experiences the sensation of coming right into a cave, the final phrase refuge of humanity in historic events. This reminiscence supplies us a strong feeling of security all through the endeavor.
The idea of burying the endeavor entails the consequence of leaving a wound on the earth. With a view to heal this wound, it’s important to revive the native vegetation, which was beforehand transplanted to a nursery. Subsequently, water administration turns right into a primary part of the endeavor. All water consumed within the house is reused by the use of a passive system built-in into the design of the endeavor, which allows irrigation to be viable and, over time, the footprint of the intervention to be restored.
The precept supplies used is pigmented concrete, which generates a shade that mimics the tone of the native earth. The partitions are constructed using picket molds, making a straightforward and shiny texture, with whimsical folds that resemble granite rocks polished by wind and the passage of time. This affect is achieved by incorporating plastic into the molding course of to waterproof it. On the end, that exact same plastic is used to insulate the retaining partitions, whereas the picket molds are reworked into the carpentry of the house.
The construction created by CLACLÁ seeks honesty in its elements and is nervous with allowing provides to express themselves and inform earlier tales. It’s sought that they’ve souls and current indicators of earlier use, scars that humanize them way more. It’s an artisanal construction that’s concerned with fastidiously selecting its provides, even after they’re of economic origin, with the aim of minimizing their contaminating impression in the midst of the manufacturing course of.