YANNA HOUSE


Monterrey, Mexico

LOCATION

2013

YEAR

Completed

STATUS

Residential

PROGRAM

420m2

AREA


Yanna means garden in Arabic. Yanna is also the paradise of Islam. This house is a reinterpretation of traditional Islamic architecture and its passive cooling techniques. The house was built around an existing walnut tree. The central patio is a source of natural views, sounds, light and cross ventilation.

Team: Beto Frías
Andrés M. Campuzano