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Inhabitat: How do you balance the artistic and esthetic conceptions of a house with its functional side?

Gustavo: One doesn’t hinder the other, much to the opposite. How rich in poetry is our daily life, isn’t it? The most important thing today in living harmoniously with the planet is to make poetry. If you don’t have it, you shouldn’t even leave the house. Poetry is the attitude you have that helps you in building metaphors of the world and creating symbols of everything. Each gesture has its symbol, each gesture has an ethereal dimension to it.

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  1. fencing2habitat December 31, 2014 at 3:59 am

    What a stylish home that highlights its beautiful surrounding landscape! The architecture that is used in this house is really eye-catching. I liked your scenery, which can bring a greenery ambiance to this house. Architectural style is admiring. Nice project you have done.

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