Location: Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
Cost: € 2,600,000
Area: 1,200 Sq.M.
The project had to slip into an unspoilt but fast-changing, desert setting. Faced with the challenge of making a modern aesthetic work in this desert settlement, we chose to focus on the massing of the new structure.
The monumental faceted walls and deep-set windows evoke the local vernacular and creating a facade that shifts as light and shadow plays across the angular forms.
The plywood cladding in the interiors evokes certain mountain cabin cosiness.