The mild climate that prevails throughout the year on the Caribbean island and the situation of the plot of 7000 m² where the house sits, determine in advance the project executed by the studio A-cero.
With a unique architectural idea and rightly risky, own the team that Joaquin Torres. Raises two distinct blocks of which emerges a curved volume set looking the vertical from the deck.
Housing demand is projected by the client program needs in a single plant. She dresses all the house of native stone coral tones (white – beige) that, apart from the actual quality of the material, visual appearance is enhanced by the abundant sunlight, and the marine reference.
From the main entrance, the house seems to hide behind a curved wall towards creating a sculpture. In between, a large double door of wood gives access to housing. The whole house has cross ventilation, in order to take full advantage of the Caribbean climate especially the sea breeze.
Proposed interior furnishings designed by A-cero and custom-made, virtually all production is done in Spain. But do not want to create environments marked refilled or decoration, seeking a certain simplicity in the great indoors. Coral stone exterior is introduced into the interior to provide visual continuity, as well as this is a very suitable material for this hot weather all year round. All we can say that housing is open to the outside in virtually all fronts, with large windows practicable. The feeling outside – inside is just getting lost inside the gardens of the house.
Design sofas A-cero, are made by the workshop “Amboage” and covered by “Manama” neoprene fabric Scuba white model of the firm “Kvadrat”. Throughout the house is still this composition, in addition to the sofa also chairs, outdoor chairs or some tables. Carpentry furniture designed by A-cero runs in lacquered white wood high gloss for “Candido Hermida. The cuisine of the Italian firm “Arclinea” engaged in Miami. Rugs, sisal are “Asan Carpets.” The blinds in white “Victory Blinds.” Lighting “Iguzzini.” Beds throughout the house are “Chateau vitre” to “Supermatrex.” In bathrooms, toilets “Duravit” and faucets “Axor”.
Outside, landscaping is careful to draft A-cero, executed by “Aybar. Native gardening is imposed, as are various species of palms (Cocos Palm, Bottle Palm, Areca Palm) are covered with grass areas cockroach, gravel, grass and rocks. Highlights the large pool, the sea like a beach, although the plot has its own beach and pier, you design a pool that dominate the curved shapes and seem to extend into the Caribbean Sea.