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Indonesia 2017Tsubomi Villas

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Located in the Bukit Peninsula, the southernmost point of Bali, about 20km south from the airport.
Gently inclined site is close to dramatic sandstone cliff, typical for Bali peninsula coast,
蕾 “Tsubomi” in Japanese means flower bud,
Designed 6 Villas-Tsubomi are the immanent part of landscape, merging architecture into nature,
Big garden includes water features, local vegetation with diverse density: from high palm trees to lower layer of flowers, loved by client,
Overlapping surface geometries are based on hyperbolic paraboloid formula, with straight wooden louvers screen and major part of the roof structure,
There are 3 different types of villas, corresponding to existing topography, with interior design tailored for each family member,
All Villas oriented to the south have both sunrise and sunset views,
Tsubomi villas with organic geometry and overlapped wooden screen layers are designed in a way that privacy and openness can coexist, having dialog with the nature.

Team Marcin Sapeta, Mate Meszaros