Challenge: Chameleon Residence
Architects: Petr Hajek Architekti
Self-discipline: Prague, Czech Republic
Save: 1,689 sq toes
Pictures by: Courtesy of Petr Hajek Architekti
Chameleon Residence by Petr Hajek Architekti
The Chameleon Residence is an ambitious project coming from the Czech studio Petr Hajek Architekti. It is a dwelling with rooms that branch out in many directions to sing views of the encompassing bushes. The dwelling is positioned on the outskirts of the Czech Republic’s capital city Prague.
The sprawling configuration of the building’s rooms creates gaps in between the rooms that build backyard areas out of attain of the interior ogle. This configuration is additionally the fair why every room in the Chameleon Residence has its like original ogle and atmosphere.
From the architects: “The dwelling is positioned in the centre of a backyard. Each single room is oriented to one of the bushes. The lounge faces the apple tree, the grasp suite, the cherry tree, the lavatory faces the peach tree, the visitor room, the silver dapper and the young folks’s room, the walnut. Each room has its original ogle and atmosphere. The building is resting love a lizard in a solar-lit meadow. The muse for the proposal of this dwelling is if fact be told a chameleon. Eyes (dwelling windows) unrestrictedly search the environment. The pores and skin (facade), consisting of a semi-gloss coat, partly reflects the colours of the backyard and the sky.
The geometry of the walls creates two varied kinds of spaces interior one reveal: “The dwelling spaces” and “the backyard spaces”. “The dwelling spaces” are going thru the bushes in the backyard, whereas the “backyard spaces” are intervals between “the dwelling spaces”, since they’re if fact be told invisible from the interior.”