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A dynamic solar shading screen wraps this garden-filled home

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jul 06, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Jul 05, 2016

Located on a highly visible corner site at the junction of two roads, the Kyeong Dok Jai house draws the eye with its beautiful asymmetric screen that wraps around the building like a white veil. The architects call the front facade an “eco-screen” that’s made of white aluminum pipes and helps mitigate solar heat gain and provides a noise buffer, privacy, and security. The pipe-screen’s curvaceous shape was inspired by Korean-style “cheoma” eaves, while the perforated concrete fence is...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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