House 24 is a two-generation house that captures the idyllic setting and views of a public park.
The architect took on the deep rectangular plan as an opportunity to create a central illuminated atrium.
The amount of research work that the team has done to uncover the material on the original church is commendable.
This luxurious one unit per floor residential development is handled with a skilful understatement. It accomplished this feat with a simple, elegant and unpretentious structure.
The project addresses its surroundings with a wonderful attempt to reciprocate with Hong Lim Park.
It is heartening to note the role that design has played to make this the inclusive environment for the training and employment of people with disabilities.
From the same architects of Faber House, a similar formal strategy was employed, but with a slight increase in scale.
Despite the built-up and issue of privacy, the design skillfully managed to achieve a high degree of openness and integration of gardens and roofscapes.
This project demonstrates a high level of provision of public spaces in tropical high-rise living.
The quality of the landscape, details and public spaces was impressive, effectively supporting the layout of the residential units.
The project uses a simple strategy that broke away from the typical blockish configuration of local schools.
The architect created a well-crafted civic object that remains open to its surroundings. The sharp detailing has achieved a lightness and screen-like quality to the building.
The planning on the difficult site integrated landscape in between the buildings and made an open and unintimidating environment for the keeping of animals.