By Jessica – Categories: Interior Design, Kitchen, Staircase
White home is a residential project located in Seoul, South Korea.
It was finished by Design band YOAP.
White house by Design band YOAP:
“The web site Situated is constrained to a quite small spot, little even for a house: 8 meters (26 feet) wide and 20 meters (65 feet) lengthy, with a 175 m2 (1,884 ft2) spot. 9 studio apartments had to be packed into this 5 story multiplex housing building. As is the case for all rental housing in Korea, the constructing had to be lucrative and economical and however the constructing ought to be pleasant and even pleasing for the residents.
Each and every apartment was offered the simplest floor strategy feasible, so that none of the 9 apartment spaces would intrude into yet another in the constrained region. This left the designers with some ‘leftover’ spaces in the strategy, which then were turned into ‘breathing spaces’ such as the terrace and the local community region on the rooftop.
When people walk into their apartment by means of the red doors, huge windows greet them with the views of little Seoul streets. The designers made greatest use of the spot of the website, 3 sides of which faces the street, positioning windows to view the street, not the adjacent developing, to develop open view.
As a outcome, the pipelines and the aluminum grill windows of the equipment area came along to the west side, the building’s major façade. Component of this façade was provided double layer outfit to conceal the pipes and grills and preserve the easy and clean seem of the façade.
On contrary to its vivid white façade, colorful room opens up as opening the red door. Walking from the entrance of the constructing to the door of every single apartment, individuals would discover unexpected scene each time they turn around a corner. The yellow staircase intersects aqua blue and lime colored walls. Every time folks open up the red door they will face colorful picture set in door frame.
Its title YOAP White Home comes from Korea word yoap, which means just all around or nearby. This tiny housing will stand in the corner site of old resident spot of Bangbae-dong, offering intimate picture like its name.”
Pictures by: Jae-Wook Cho