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Yugen, an necessary idea of conventional Japanese aesthetics, is an expression of depth, of what can’t be translated, of the incomprehensible and summary that passes from philosophy to artwork. By contrasting the shadow with the intervals of sunshine produced by the home windows and the illuminated floor of the kitchen, by means of the hidden panorama that ultimately reveals itself, Casa Yugen makes a non-verbal invitation to the area the place you’ll be able to glimpse the fantastic thing about the thriller of the universe and our human situation.

The curved wall of the doorway corridor, with its form and tonality, creates an infinite “airplane” on the concave aspect, which hides the panorama. of the thriller, of the distinction, of the panorama that reveals itself little by little. The wall additionally, when considered from throughout the atmosphere, creates a central axis that unfolds the social space with out corners, in an natural means.

The water mirror in entrance of the lengthy home windows displays the macro bonsai that appear to drift and the day sky. The feel and pure mild differ very markedly, creating a brand new panorama with textures of solar and water all through the times.

In all corners of the ‘L’ plan areas work together. The weird means through which André Gippi’s Ramona armchair was positioned, communicates with the lounge, whereas the lounge opens onto the anteroom and the kitchen/eating room.

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The darkish partitions that embrace the atmosphere body the lighted home windows, the portray by Rubens Oestroem, the kitchen, the furnishings, the ornament, the ground and the ceiling, the sky, and the earth. The chiaroscuro is a means of enjoying with the idea, through which parts are highlighted, hidden, and mimicked on the surfaces, in a means that performs with the protagonism of the items; in the lounge, the couch and occasional desk merge with the rug that merges into the ground. The darkish bookcase, as it’s composed, mimics the horizon of the other wall, with overturned books, hidden information, and the water that can also be current within the bar and within the work ‘Ponta do Coral I’m by Alessandro Gruetzmacher.

The false rubber tree, proportionately massive for inside area, works as a bodily and visible landmark between the lounge and the kitchen. The selection of large-format vegetation additionally performs with scales. In an idea at all times adopted by the architect through which the pure and the constructed atmosphere, the vegetation with the view from the window, the pure mild, and that of the luminaires ought to mutually enrich one another.

The kitchen, with a purist off white and white background, with translucent shelf lighting, evokes mild from home windows it doesn’t have. That is punctuated with the Nile Quartz island, natural and darkish as a monolith that has been appropriated by the home and takes on a perform. In it are the deca vat and drying rack that appear to have been sculpted within the quantity.

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Pictures by Denilson Machadado

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– by Matt Watts