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Aussie architect rolls the dice on new home

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October 2 2009

Aussie architect rolls the dice on new home
Not so square Australian architect Shane Hendriks of Advanced Building Constructions has concocted a unique box of tricks in Port Elliot, South Australia, after rolling the dice on a three bed family home with a difference.

Shifting, twisting and contorting that most banal of building forms, the box, Hendriks has crafted a series of interconnected spaces housed within five sequenced rooms, each rotated round from the next in a rolling set of accommodation.

Constructed using a steel frame and aerated concrete floor the pad manages to combine practicality with a sense of fun, even if this individual solution doesn’t find favour with all. A spokesperson for the Royal Australian Institute of Architects felt the jury was still out on the design saying: “Time will tell”.

An internal fit out of the property is ongoing but is sure to send interior designers into a spin with its wild angles and obtuse walls.
Aussie architect rolls the dice on new home

1 Comment

Mim
#1 Posted by Mim on 26 Feb 2014 at 13:45 PM
plz can i know the name of this architect ???

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