Last touches photo blog

When a doorbell is mounted, one can be pretty sure that a construction is finally coming to an end.     It is a pure joy every time I visit this building site. Although not finished yet, there are so many beautiful details to be seen. I simply had to gather – at least...

Payoff ?!

… or why best architects’ work comes for free? I am often amazed how much time some people are prepared to invest into a buying process of a 20.000€ car. A car that, eventually, in 5-10 year time they would replace with a new one. While on the other hand, when it...

Why?

For quite some time now, I have been struggling to find a simple, articulated answer to the question “Why?”   What is my purpose on the field of architecture?Why I choose to become an architect in the first place?What is the higher purpose of the efforts I put into my...

Mockups

“In manufacturing and design, a mockup, or mock-up, is a scale or full-size model of a design or device, used for teaching, demonstration, design evaluation, promotion, and other purposes.”Source: Wikipedia Dimensions could be very deceiving. While drawing on the...

Raw beauty

Oscar Niemeyer loved it.Le Courbusier adored it.Frank Lloyd Wright trusted it with his life. You have probably guessed by now, that I am talking about the CONCRETE.     When discovered, constructions, that were before unimaginable, suddenly become possible....

Guidelines

There is a story behind every house.An essence.Parti.Something, that is the focal point of the project. Something that gives it its character.A uniques, if you will.In case of House D there are four, equally strong points, that served me as a fundamental guidelines...