Salt House / Brigita Bula architects

first_img “COPY” Projects Year:  2019 Salt House / Brigita Bula architects CopyHouses•Pāvilosta, Latvia Area:  245 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Architects: Brigita Bula architects Area Area of this architecture project CopyAbout this officeBrigita Bula architectsOfficeFollow#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousesMies van der Rohe AwardPavilostaOn FacebookPāvilostaLatviaPublished on March 21, 2021Cite: “Salt House / Brigita Bula architects” 21 Mar 2021. ArchDaily. Accessed 10 Jun 2021. 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Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.Go to my stream Save this picture!© Reinis Hofmanis+ 26Curated by Paula Pintos Share Salt House / Brigita Bula architectsSave this projectSaveSalt House / Brigita Bula architects Latvia Houses ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/958846/salt-house-brigita-bula-architects Clipboard Photographs Photographs:  Reinis Hofmanis, Valters VidenieksStructure:Kaspars BondarsCity:PāvilostaCountry:LatviaMore SpecsLess SpecsSave this picture!© Reinis HofmanisRecommended ProductsConcreteKrytonConcrete Hardening – Hard-CemWoodEGGERWood-based materials in EGGER HeadquartersDoorsRabel Aluminium SystemsMinimal Sliding Door – Rabel 62 Slim Super ThermalWindowspanoramah!®ah!38 – FlexibilityText description provided by the architects. Salt House is located on the edge of the Pavilosta historical center where all the streets cross at perpendicular angles on a grid that abuts the sea. Pāvilosta has a temperate climate and strong wind, so the building was constructed with thick, monolithic, lime-plastered blocks, with no additional insulation necessary. The cross-section of the one-story building was inspired by traditional fishermen’s houses prevalent in the area, with an interior that opens to the building’s full height and width.Save this picture!© Valters VidenieksSave this picture!PlanSave this picture!© Valters VidenieksWithin, open and closed spaces overlap, providing a semi-transparent space of both openness and intimacy. The architect’s vision of how the architectural concept should be made is to consider tradition, climate, landscape, ecology both of materials and processes, abilities of local craftsmen and builders, contemporary technological requirements, needs and budget of the client, and many more.Save this picture!© Reinis HofmanisTo create her subtle architectural language, architect Brigita Bula takes into account all these aspects, and only then architecture that fits into the place and minds of the people is born. Salt House is the answer to all the questions and considerations above, in the exact place and time – Pavilosta, Latvia, now. The house is located 50 kilometres from Liepaja and 250km from the capital city Riga, right on the seashore of Pavilosta – a small seaside town of fishermen, water sports fans, nature lovers, and a tranquil atmosphere. Town’s historical centre is filled with low gable-roof houses and has a historically unique orthogonal street plan.Save this picture!© Reinis HofmanisEach of the perpendicularly intersecting streets eventually leads to the beach, and the sea can be seen from afar, creating a special atmosphere. 240-square-metre, one-storey house is set in a seaside meadow as a simple, narrow, elongated horizontal volume that draws a thin sea wave-like line in the surrounding undulating landscape, leaving as small an imprint in the existing biotope as possible. The colourful and lively flowerbed in the front of the house is made by selecting and cultivating local plants, herbs, and flowers from the surrounding meadows. The house reminisces a sand dune that catches all the salt carried by the sea breeze.Save this picture!© Reinis HofmanisTherefore the name – Salt house. This idea is reflected in the natural material of the facade – natural lime plaster, which is similar in its structure and colour to the coarse salt. There are certain reasons why seaside houses in Pavilosta look different from everywhere else in Latvia. For instance, the wind in Pāvilosta blows the rain almost horizontally, and this is why local houses never had overhanging eaves. The climate at the sea there is mild, so no need for extra heat insulation. The real challenge is to windproof the house.Save this picture!© Reinis HofmanisNowadays it is difficult to find local craftsmen who can execute high-quality windproof wooden joints. So 500mm thick aerated concrete blocks were chosen for the main construction – in this particular situation they don’t need to be additionally insulated, the construction technology is easy for local builders to follow and it gives the windproofing needed. The cross-section of the building’s volume was copied from original fishermen’s houses typical around the area. There is a dynamic overlap between open space that runs the full height and entire length of the house and enclosed rooms in the interior of Salt House. This layout creates an alternating feeling of spaciousness and intimacy, thus resembling the ever-changing view of the sea that the owners can enjoy every time they walk through the house.Save this picture!© Reinis HofmanisThere is a ventilation system in the house, providing a comfortable climate, though natural ventilation is provided through the reclining doors from each room of the house. Doors are plastered with the same facade material. That way windows are not openable and without any division, connecting the inside and outside spaces and providing an uninterrupted view. The heating system is integrated into the floors, which are made of cast concrete. The house is a simple envelope that delimits a piece of the surrounding world.Save this picture!© Reinis HofmanisSave this picture!© Reinis HofmanisBy using authentic, natural materials, it maintains a tranquil feeling both inside and outside, without visible limits. Interior surfaces are left without any decorative finishing to expose the essence and natural beauty of the construction materials and technologies. Almost all the furniture and fixtures are made locally, e.g. cast concrete furniture, log tables, etc., to provide the same effect. The building will retain its elegance and beauty as it ages – cracks or leaks of rust will fit its image because this is simply the natural order of things.Save this picture!© Reinis HofmanisProject gallerySee allShow lessRei 164 House / DG EstudioSelected ProjectsHoldergasse House / Baumschlager Eberle ArchitektenSelected Projects Share ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/958846/salt-house-brigita-bula-architects Clipboard ArchDaily “COPY”last_img read more

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Eileen Carey Sang Heartfelt Melodies at The Rose

first_img Eileen Carey by Kharen Hill BCounty-pop diva, Eileen Carey, opened for rock legend, Tal Bachman, at The Rose on Thursday, January 19. Carey will bring her unique blend of heartfelt rock, pop and country to the stage.Her recent hit “Bottle Your Crazy Up” reached #1 nationally in 2015 and “In The Air” – the sparkling love fantasy she co-wrote – reached #1 this fall on New Music Weekly’s Country chart and #1 in the Hot 100.She feels that music is the ideal medium to express these ideas and help offer a different perspective on life. Her most recent album, Let it Go, focuses on letting go of ties that bind us to the past.“[Music] can be a language of its own that can be the common ground for other messages and an exchange of ideas. But mostly it opens hearts,” she said.Carey looks forward to sharing her music and positive message through her work and connecting with the audience at The Rose.“It is when you interact with the music and that artist that you truly feel a part of that music…When people are moving and smiling then I know that I have done my job,” she said.For more music visit http://roseconcerts.com/ or call 888-645-5006. The Rose is located at 245 East Green Street. First Heatwave Expected Next Week faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyCitizen Service CenterPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Top of the News Community News Make a comment Subscribe Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. HerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyRemove Belly Fat Without Going Under The KnifeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Things You’ve Always Wanted To Know About RihannaHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty8 Easy Exotic Meals Anyone Can MakeHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Lipsticks Are Designed To Make Your Teeth Appear Whiter!HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyA Dark Side Of Beauty Salons Not Many People Know AboutHerbeautyHerbeautycenter_img Community News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS 2 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it More Cool Stuff Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Business News People Eileen Carey Sang Heartfelt Melodies at The Rose From STAFF REPORTS Published on Friday, January 20, 2017 | 2:34 pm Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadenalast_img read more

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Your Waynesboro Winter Getaway

first_imgDivinely placed among the adventure, Waynesboro’s proximity to the Blue Ridge Mountains at the intersection of Skyline Drive, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and the Appalachian Trail makes for a great winter getaway. Add to that the South River in a growing downtown and you’ve got the perfect base camp for exploration.Get OutsideFly fishing happens year-round in Waynesboro’s spring-fed South River providing pockets of consistent temperature where anglers catch trophy-size rainbow and brown trout. At the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, you’re also close to nearby mountain streams where native brook trout thrive. Grab your gear or a guide at South River Fly Shop just two blocks from the river.Get rid of cabin fever with a winter hike! Waynesboro has hundreds out its back door. At milepost 6.0 on the Blue Ridge Parkway, you can choose between the strenuous-but-stunning Humpback Rocks Trail or the moderate-and-picturesque Glass Hollow Overlook hike. If you prefer to stick to the Shenandoah Valley, try one of the trails near Sherando Lake Recreation Area. The Lower Lake has an easy footpath encircling its perimeter with a larger network of trails spilling outward.Nourish YourselfStart in on those healthy New Year’s resolutions with a kombucha tasting at Blue Ridge Bucha’s tap room. This fermented tea is touted for its health benefits and Blue Ridge Bucha’s organic, small batches are touted for their taste! You’ll want to grab one of their refillable bottles to take with you.Treat yourself to another unique craft beverage experience with a reservable igloo at Stable Craft Brewing. This working-farm brewery has a tap room with on-site restaurant, and on-farm lodging options.Cozy up at The French Press for one of their specialty espresso beverages or a warm soup and sandwich.Catch a PerformanceRound out your trip by catching a show at the Wayne Theatre. This renovated vaudeville-era theater hosts everything from local to international musicians, art openings, original theater productions and even film screenings. This month sees unique shows like the January 17th performance of the internationally acclaimed Koresh Dance Company.Rest Your HeadComplete your winter getaway with a relaxing stay at The Iris Inn where you’ll find options ranging from traditional B&B rooms to private cottages and luxury cabins overlooking the Shenandoah Valley. Their Winter Wine Weekends are a favorite among guests from the wine enthusiast to those wanting to learn more. And if you enjoy wine, January brings the Swedish Fire Festival to nearby Barren Ridge Vineyards. Enjoy some glogg among the Swedish fire logs and a European-inspired dinner.last_img read more

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