Open House
Program/        Private Residence
Location/        Abadieh, Lebanon
Built Area/     2,000sqm 
Credit List/     Karim Fakhry, Jean Nmeir, Dragan Vukovic, 
                         Rami Khoueiry
Status/            Excavation
Year/                2019
Can a re-interpretation of the historical context shape post-war reconstruction?

The Open House proposes a three-story structure with a red tiled roof, included in permits. Since phased construction is common, in reality the construction limits itself to two stories. “Phasing” relegates the construction of a third floor with its adjoined pitched roof to the distant future.
Outmaneuvering zoning laws to embrace the history of space and re-invent a new courtyard typology integrated with nature


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