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Brick House By CollectiveProject Bangalore, India

Architects                         CollectiveProject Location                           Bangalore, India Category                           Houses Design Team                    Cyrus Patell, Eliza Higgins, Prakash Uthappa, Akash Moish, Nandan                                                        Kelotra Area                                 4600.0 ft2 Project Year                     2018 Photographs                     Benjamin Hosking
Located in a major tech suburb of Bangalore, that until 15 years ago was open farmland, this project strives to create a quiet retreat for a young family of 5 in an otherwise densely populated and unplanned community.

Constructed on the foundation of a small brick house that the family had outgrown, the new layout builds off of the prevailing palette and angled plinth to create a private narrative of open and interconnected spaces that challenge the standard assumptions of load-bearing brick construction. 
The usage of hand-moulded table bricks with n…
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Text description provided by the architects.
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REASONS FOR SELECTION: She had done research on the city level by that she got to know that there are no much archaeological centers in and around the city so decided to take up the project as a youngster it is our duty to conserve old things it can be anything related architecture, art, history, etc.,
CONCEPT: Its concept is shape oriented as well as green roof architecture, creating a relation between archaeology and architecture design with quality of space in an institute of archaeology.
BRIEF ABOUT PROJECT:R.C.C structure with sustainable mound structure with green roof architecture. Use of exposed bricks…


EUGENE TSUI:Eugene Tsui is an architect based in California.Tsui is perhaps the first architect/designer in history to profoundly study, analyze and implement the workings of natural phenomena, through an interdisciplinary approach, as a basis for design at all scales including construction materials and methods.Tsui specializes in nature-influenced architecture, preferring shapes and forms inspired by living creatures and natural constructions to standard rectilinear designs.

“OJA DEL SOL YEN”:The Oja Del Sol Yen in California is the residence of the Tsui Family, Designed by Eugene Tsui.It implements the evolutionary practices of nature as a synthesis of a billion years of evolution applied to immediate needs and circumstances of form, function, and purpose.

FORM• The form is abstracted from the morphology of Tardigrade, which are minor phyla of microscopic invertebrates also named water bears. • Have 4 pairs of stumpy legs but are most closely related to certain worms. • They can su…