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Lace-like screen inspired by Portuguese tiles cover the rear facade of the charming Restelo House in Lisbon

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified May 20, 2016 01:05 AM
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by Lidija Grozdanic last modified May 19, 2016

The rear fascia features a series of windows and shutters that can be completely closed to form a uniform, semi-transparent screen, or opened to let natural light into the interior. This delicate canvas references patterns of traditional Portuguese tiles and functions like a skin that filters light and provides optimal levels of privacy for the residents. Related: House in Melides Promotes Peace and Tranquility Through Modern Design in Portugal The architect reorganized the ground floor...





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