‘Da-House’ references Japanese residential architecture through its use of materials and its close relationship with nature. Situated on the black sea, ukrainian architect Igor Sirotov has utilized concrete and glass extensively, seeking to establish a traditional yet modern. Home, while the greenery employed demonstrates a clear connection with the natural environment in which the dwelling sits.
The glazed flooring revealing the garage below, image © Igor Sirotov.
The 350 square meter proposal provides accommodation over one storey with a two car garage at basement level. Internally the project comprises a large living area with an adjoining kitchen, two bedrooms and three bathrooms. Sirotov has attempted to instill a sense of warmth and comfort to these more intimate. spaces in contrast to the scheme’s uncompromising exterior.
Greenery is used to provide a connection with nature, image © Igor Sirotov.
A vast glass wall connects the the large open-plan living space with an outdoor pool and recreation facilities, while a smaller external seating area is found adjacent to the dining table. glazing is also incorporated in the floor of the property revealing the garage below.
A smaller external space is found adjacent to the dining table, image © Igor Sirotov.
The open-plan living area, image © Igor Sirotov.
Looking out towards the adjoining pool area, image © Igor Sirotov.
A glass wall blurs the division of internal and external space, image © Igor Sirotov.
The secluded pool and recreation area, image © Igor Sirotov. Source: designboom.com