The verdant Villa Jardín in Mexico City uses vegetation to unify its indoor and outdoor spaces. Architecture firm ASP Arquitectura Sergio Portillo introduced terraces, pergolas and an entire room packed with greenery to this apartment occupying the lower level of a residential building in Mexico City. The result is an exotic home that draws nature inside.

Villa Jardín, ASP Arquitectura Sergio Portillo, Mexico City, reclaimed wood, vertical garden, natural ventilation, green interior, green architecture, modular space, modular design

The naturally ventilated apartment features a series of outdoor spaces that interact with the indoors through semi-private areas. Two terraces joined by a pergola occupy the northeast side, which features a lush vertical garden made of wooden boxes reclaimed from the shoring system used during the construction process.

Villa Jardín, ASP Arquitectura Sergio Portillo, Mexico City, reclaimed wood, vertical garden, natural ventilation, green interior, green architecture, modular space, modular design

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The second terrace sits on a lower overhang and offers a direct connection to level below. A more private garden located in the southwest part of the home. This green space connects to the bedrooms, TV room and kitchen, and ultimately leads to the Garden Box – a modular space designed for contemplation.

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Photos by Rafael Gamo

Villa Jardín, ASP Arquitectura Sergio Portillo, Mexico City, reclaimed wood, vertical garden, natural ventilation, green interior, green architecture, modular space, modular design

Villa Jardín, ASP Arquitectura Sergio Portillo, Mexico City, reclaimed wood, vertical garden, natural ventilation, green interior, green architecture, modular space, modular design

Villa Jardín, ASP Arquitectura Sergio Portillo, Mexico City, reclaimed wood, vertical garden, natural ventilation, green interior, green architecture, modular space, modular design

Villa Jardín, ASP Arquitectura Sergio Portillo, Mexico City, reclaimed wood, vertical garden, natural ventilation, green interior, green architecture, modular space, modular design