Gallery: Maja’s House: A Teeny Weeny Replica of Herzog & de Meuron’s Ru...

Maja even made her own LEGO model of the little home she wanted
 
Maja even made her own LEGO model of the little home she wanted

Maja helped to design the six square meter tiny house. Though the architects implored her to consider a flat-topped house, she insisted on the archetypal gabled home with a chimney. She even made a small lego model of what she wanted. So, that is what she got, with a little something special added on.

Ultra Architects deliberately modeled the mini house after the Herzog & de Meuron project, although the materials used are different as is the scale of course. It opens on both sides to ensure optimum ventilation and a little chimney included per Maja’s specifications provides additional natural air circulation. A short pathway leading to the “treehouse” and a slide are a nice touch.

+ Ultra Architects

Via Arch Daily

Photos via Mariusz Jagniewski, Łukasz Zandecki

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