The wish of the client was to create a modern house with minimalist design for a young and modern family of four in Kaunas, Lithuania. Dark brick was used for the façade and for some of the inner walls, as a clear contrast to the light-coloured interior.
House_AT, Lithuania © Juozas Kamenskas
Expectations and demands are high, the wish list is long. This presents architects and clients with complex challenges. In consideration of the demands and expectations relating to quality of living, indoor climate, health and energy-efficiency, bricks, clay blocks and roof tiles prove to be very valuable building materials.