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Old House in Wabi-Sabi / Interior Design

Old House in Wabi-Sabi
Old House in Wabi-Sabi
Old House in Wabi-Sabi
Old House in Wabi-Sabi
Old House in Wabi-Sabi
Old House in Wabi-Sabi

Discipline: Interior Architecture

Old House in Wabi-Sabi

Discipline: Interior Architecture

In Japanese, Wabi-Sabi means to get rid of the unnecessary and to pursue essence of nature. However, it doesn’t mean to change its origin, make it pure and insert vitality. The 50-year-old brick structure became the main issue of this project. In order to strengthen the structure, five H-formed steel beams have been used for the window frame, combined with the concept of esthetics and mechanics. This also became the structure that can afford changing while time passes. We choose nature materials such as stones, wood, metal and concrete to maintain the atmosphere of an old house. The peaceful atmosphere makes you think deeply and brings out your inner soul.

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2016

Client / Manufacturer

Soar Design Studio

Soar Design Studio
Taichung City, Taiwan

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Soar Design Studio

Soar Design Studio
Taichung City, Taiwan

Yu-Jui Chang

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Chen Tien Chu Architects

Chen Tien Chu Architects
Taichung City, Taiwan

Tien-Chu Chen