Carapicuiba House in Brazil

Carapicuiba House in Brazil

What do you do when you have a site that “weird” that restricts the building of your dreams? How about drawing inspiration from the Carapicuiba House? Built on a ground surface that falls abruptly down to 6m below, architects Angelo Bucci and Alvaro Puntoni have suspended a two level steel structure on pilots and covered it with glass for amazing views. Pure poetry surrounded by a beautiful scenery, it’s an amazing piece of architecture. A modern day “treehouse”? Looks lovely …

6 comments

  • Ionut Staicu June 5, 2009 at 10:40 AMLogin to Reply →

    And you just have to pray for an earthquake… :D

  • Brook M. June 5, 2009 at 12:41 PMLogin to Reply →

    That’s funny Ionut,…and you are right, I won’t recommend it in my country.
    Nevertheless, it’s just a design and architecture marvel,… 2 thumbs up.

  • Lucas August 3, 2009 at 03:17 AMLogin to Reply →

    We don´t have esrthquakes in Brazil.

  • Sodatale August 11, 2009 at 18:29 PMLogin to Reply →

    That is such a cool design! (panda)

  • adi December 23, 2009 at 03:37 AMLogin to Reply →

    awesome…… great job..2tumbs for u man…

  • Rohan March 24, 2010 at 21:16 PMLogin to Reply →

    Outstanding. Elegant 3 dimensional and volumetric sophistication. Thank You Angelo and Alvaro.