The main areas of the LP residence, living room and bedrooms, open up towards the garden in a transverse direction to the wet areas. The elevated flooring, 45cm above the ground level, allows the front of the house to be used as a comfortable seating area facing the garden.
Founded in the city of São Paulo in 2000, Metro Arquitetos is an architecture studio active across a range of scales, from temporary exhibitions and installations to master planning and urban interventions. The office operates at a high level of technical rigor and research, seeking to promote connections between the work and its context, and to support the collective use of both public and private spaces. Directors Martin Corullon, Gustavo Cedroni and Marina Ioshii have a wealth of experience in projects across institutional, commercial and cultural sectors and experience at the international offices of Foster + Partners in London and OMA in New York.