B House by ch+qs Arquitectos

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Designed by Josemaria de Churtichaga and Cayetana de La Quadra-Salcedo of ch+qs arquitectos, the B House reflects the yellows found in the surrounding fields. The single-wood house has a yellow undertone reminiscent of the muddy sheeps’ wool and summer hay. Its mustard chimney and door brighten the home while mimicking yellows of spring flowers, fall ash leaves, and winter lichen. Warmed by the same hues, the interior has a feeling of coziness. The space is small with low ceilings, yet the glass windows and walls of the basement and the den visually expand the space, making way for natural light and a meadowland view.

 

Holly

Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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