Exterior of House in Vale Das Videiras

A Creative Couple Build a Home and Art Studio on the Edge of a Brazilian Forest1 of 21

The former owner of the land had reshaped much of the site, which is protected, and had gotten into trouble with the national environmental authorities. As a result, he had to put together a plan to correct the damage, which involved planting native trees on the site. It was an important part of the brief that these trees be retained.