Maison a Bordeaux, France


Related people
John McMorrough (was created by)
Rem Koolhaas (was created by)
Description
The house has three levels. The lower level is carved from the hillside as a series of caverns and is used for communal family living. The middle level of glass is designed to accommodate the husband (who is confined to a wheelchair) with the central portion containing an elevator platform that moves between levels. The third level is divided into sections for the husband, wife, and children. Keywords: France, Gironde, Bordeaux, residential structures/ housing, views, accessibility. Submitted by John McMorrough.
Style/Period
1990s (1990 - 1999)
Material
deciduous trees