This is the contemporary house located in Gurgaon, India designed by DADA Partners. This house designed with with natural ventilation, solar collectors and minimum use of artificial lighting. Essentially modernist in spirit, the intrinsic idea was to create a house that would be an exemplar of fusion between the traditional and modern values of architecture. The house is a true visual and architectural delight that appropriately caters to the needs of younger generation looking to break away from conventional house designs without losing the essence of their traditions. Read the architect description after the images.
From The Architects
Main design idea for this sub- urban house was to serve as an exemplar of fusion between traditional and modern architecture.The house is organized around a central courtyard that allows for indoor spaces to engage and enjoy the diurnal as well as seasonal rituals of sun and wind. Series of smaller courts act as breathing spaces and light wells for linearly arranged areas