Lucerne House

Lucerne House

A solid concrete form firmly anchors the building into the hillside, atop of which rests an elegant box with a linear patterned exterior. The lantern-like features of the box comes to life at dusk, emitting a warm glow against the night sky.
Explorations of light and shadow, balancing solid mass with permeable forms, and a materials palette with contrasting hard and soft textures.

  • Type
  • Area
    348 sqm
  • Location
    Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Status
    Completed 2022
  • Awards
    • HOME Magazine Home of the Year Awards 2023 - Finalist, City Home of the Year
    • "Essentially a paradox is formed: it's a rock that is transparent, in essence heavy but also seemingly light." Home New Zealand, June / July 2023