@Simpson-Lee House_as a cave!

Architect : Glenn Murcutt

Location : Mount Wilson, Australia

The Simpson-Lee house has proven to be a landmark project for Glenn, through his further development of ideas and principles relating to ‘place’. Located NW of Sydney in pristine surrounds and bordering National Park, the house is oriented to face NE, sheltering from cold W/SW winds, whilst capturing the panorama of neighbouring ranges. The delicate treatment of materials and construction techniques serve to emulate the filtering of light through foliage, as is characteristic of the Australian bush, the elegance of elements such as the louvred north face (able to be completely retracted) enphasise and allow the intimate relationship between buiding and landscape.– from the ozetecture website.

About delinevietnam

Founded in 2013 by Ba Duc and Luu Long. [ deline Architecture & Construction ] is an architecture and interior design consulting firm located in Hanoi, Vietnam. Our design mindset does not specialize in a type of project, but more in a set of ways of design thinking that can be applied at many scales. For us, design is all about approach which seemingly intractable problems with the simple thought-process that often counter-intuitive - " ask a right question", "embrace constraint", " go deep", "make hope visible", and " begin anywhere" !
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