2021

Sabzevar Arc House
by FMZD | Farshad MehdiZadeh Design

Farshad MehdiZadeh Design. Photo is by Hassan Ettefagh

Sabzevar Arc House is a four-story house for a family of five located in the small city of Sabzevar in Iran.
The context suffers from a lack of public spaces, and great importance is given to privacy. Therefore, the proposal aims to provide a fluid spatial organization of public and private functions mediated by vertical access, a vertical atrium. Which, is unlike typical residential development schemes in that city.

The arc ending at the fourth floor, in addition to aiding in vertical and spatial organization, is a representative of the forgotten vernacular, and traditional architecture of the context.


This project has been longlisted in the urban house category of Dezeen Awards 2021.

Architect: FMZD | Farshad MehdiZadeh Design
Project: Sabzevar Arc House

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