House McKay

Client: Private 
Appointment Date: 2010 
Completion Date: 2016 
Construction Budget: USD24,918 
Address: Tarlton 
City: Johannesburg 
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The significance of House Mckay lies in the fact that it combines boundary wall typologies and house typologies. Traditionally the two are separate elements and the resultant form of this building is a continuous wall that goes on an organic journey, enclosing various indoor and outdoor spaces along the way. The house is therefore secure, […]

House M

Client: Private 
Appointment Date: 2014 
Completion Date: 2016 
Construction Budget: USD783,134 
Address: Glenhazel 
City: Johannesburg 
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House M consists of five bedrooms, living areas, an action court and a sukkah. It was inspired by Le Corbusier’s Maison Blanche, which he built for his parents in 1912. It makes use of modernist archetypes combined with traditional elements and was built around the needs of an Orthodox Jewish family. This includes the necessity […]