Okay Home is a two-story concrete home positioned in Israel, designed in 2022 by Ronnie Alroy Architects.
Okay Home is a home celebrating the plasticity of concrete. Gentle and inexperienced pour on the concrete partitions accentuating their depth.
The Entrance to the home is thru the primary axis, outlined within the three ranges by two uncovered concrete partitions, with a gap seeking to a terraced backyard at its finish.
The central axis is accompanied by a rhythm of uncovered concrete beams showing outdoors earlier than the doorway, persevering with out to the alternative backyard. Between two of the beams hides a skylight turning the axis into an avenue of sunshine. The sunshine goes all the best way to the basement by way of a glazed opening on the ground.
The glazed opening connects the doorway ground and open area within the basement.
The primary axis separates the home right into a internet hosting wing the place all of the company’ residing models are and the proprietor’s wing the place the general public areas and main bedroom are.
The main bedroom on the second ground, enjoys two reverse interactions with the encompassing panorama – a terrace with a view of the treetops and a sloped terrain on the opposite facet, permitting a approach out to a wild backyard connecting to the doorway degree.
The home is surrounded by exterior courtyards that are interior-exterior areas. The partitions of the courtyards rejoice the plasticity of the concrete making a spot for inexperienced and artwork in numerous ways- deep niches, double partitions with vegetation in between, and sloping inexperienced terraces.
The concrete beneficial properties a delicate really feel by the presence of Douglass stable wooden as flooring and cabinetry.
An interaction of transparencies and solidity, depth, and airiness assemble the general expertise of the home.
Pictures by Amit Geron
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– by Matt Watts