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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 …

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6 responses to “Carapicuiba House in Brazil” - Add yours!

  1. June 5, 2009

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

  2. Brook M. said:
    June 5, 2009

    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.

  3. Lucas said:
    August 3, 2009

    We don´t have esrthquakes in Brazil.

  4. Sodatale said:
    August 11, 2009

    That is such a cool design! (panda)

  5. adi said:
    December 23, 2009

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

  6. Rohan said:
    March 24, 2010

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