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Jigsaw Residence by David Jameson Architect Inc.

Project: Jigsaw Residence

Designed by David Jameson Architect Inc.
Recycling a single story suburban house located on a busy corner site, Jigsaw introverts itself in a continuous spatial flow around an open air courtyard carved from the home’s remains. Fundamental to the conception of the house is the notion of reflectivity, rendering unclear the boundaries between inside and outside. Light and space are modulated by meshing ribbons of wall and glass that form a tessellation of solid and void. More info and images under the cut:

The conditioning of these internal and external walls is identical. Planes of stucco exterior walls transform into plaster interior walls while passing through glass. Clerestory glazing and window constructs are carefully sited to afford privacy to the occupants while framing and extending views through the site. – from David Jameson Architect

The Last Magazine Fall 2009

Giorgio Armani’s Fall Winter 2009.10 by M&M