Category Archive: Nahid Ahmadi

Underground pool proposal, Brick House

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The challenging concept of the brick house that the architects have been working on is the concept of natural light. the fact that the house is built in between other taller buildings has… Continue reading

Brick House addition sketches and sketch models 2

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During my last exploration I recognized that the ramped entrance of the house would not get enough sunlight because of its location regarding the other buildings so in the new exploration, I have changed the… Continue reading

Underground Pool

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In my previous studies of the house i mentioned that the house does not have any space for the family to relax and enjoy their time together. the upper floor is made of… Continue reading

Holding The Sun Light

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The Magnificence of the brick house is in its interior and how the architects have brought in the light from the skylights.The light that is coming through the skylights have created a special… Continue reading

eyes of the skin

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How much more mysterious and inviting is the street of an old town with its alternating realms of darkness and light than are the brightly and evenly lit streets of today!  While Transparency… Continue reading

Zenithal light

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“The idea came from the notion of making something absolutely magnificent internally. We brought light in from above so it    wasn’t about looking out.” The brick house doesn’t have any windows on… Continue reading

Site Analysis

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The brick house is located in the westgrove area of western london in Britain. The surrounded area is full of houses with victorian  and sixteenth century facades , one built beside each other.… Continue reading

Bibliography

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Boudet, Dominique. “Brick house, londres.” le moniteure architecture AMC153.153 (2005): 60-65. Print. Gibson, Grant. “Brick by Brick.” MARK 1 (2005): 178-185. Print. Gregory, Rob . “Modern Romance.” the architectural review 1.1309 (2006): 38-45. Print. MCCormak, Simon, and Andrew… Continue reading

Light Studies

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After all the other explorations i started making the full model of my house in order to be able to continue the light studies inside the house in better and more accurate details.the… Continue reading

Box Exploration

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As one of my explorations i wanted to explore the idea of material and construction in my house .  I have made a box that represents the layers of bricks in the house… Continue reading

Architectural Inspirations

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The brick house , located in the west grove area at the  west side of London is was not visible from outside in the other way the house doesn’t have any facade. The only… Continue reading

Formal Analysis 2 , Light Studies

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One of the major factors that separates the brick house from any other house is the way the architects have provided light inside the building. Because of the fact that the house is… Continue reading

CARUSO ST.JOHN FIRM OF ARCHITECTURE

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CARUSO ST.JOHN FIRM OF ARCHITECTURE Caruso St.John architects is an architectural firm located in London. Adam Caruso and Peter St.John , the practicing architects of the firm have gained an international reputation for… Continue reading

FORMAL ANALYSIS

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I have done my formal analysis in different themes , in which at some point might be related to each other while at the same time are really different. In most of the… Continue reading

Roof Geometry Exploration

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The site of this building is a major key to the study of the house. The building is located in the urban area of west London, a site or rather a found space… Continue reading