architecture

Waterfront eco vacation home by Charlotte Perriand & Louis Vuitton

ergonomic holiday home on the water suitable for mass production

La Maison au bord de l’eau or “The House on the Water” was a design by the world-famous architect and designer Charlotte Perriand (1903–1999), which placed it second in the design competition of L’architecture d’aujourd’hui magazine Won in 1934. 80 years later, Louis Vuitton and Perriand’s daughter – Pernette Perriand-Barsac, finally realized the project for a Eco cottage, suitable for mass production.

A concept for Haus am Wasser from the 1930s, finally realized

Perriand-avant-garde concept-eco-friendly holiday home gertighaus

The challenge was to design a vacation home that was environmentally friendly, suitable for mass production and inexpensive to build. Perriand designed a U-shaped prefabricated holiday home with an avant-garde concept with a covered terrace that can be quickly assembled and disassembled. This little hut on stilts should be able to be set up in the countryside, in a picturesque landscape, on the beach, on a lake shore, etc..

Eco vacation home built right on the sandy beach

half-open pavilion-u-shaped refuge in nature

That Eco cottage was presented at Miami Art Week – an accompanying exhibition during Design Miami 2013. As the name suggests, La Maison au bord de l’eau is located on the water – in Miami Beach, Florida with a wonderful view and direct access to the beach. That it was designed by a woman can be traced back to its extraordinary elegance. The interior is fresh and chic, furnished according to Charlotte’s ideas. The interior is also based on the sketches by Parriand dated between 1929 and 1942 – thus achieved Louis Vuitton, To reflect the zeitgeist of the 30s and to show the connection between old and new. Modern and retro-looking design objects were skilfully combined. Shapely shells and photographs take you back in time.

An eco-vacation home built on pillars

Wooden bungalow prefabricated holiday home by the water Beach constructions

La Maison au bord de l’eau by Charlotte Perriand & Louis Vuitton is produced from environmentally friendly materials of the highest quality. The holiday home is a semi-open pavilion built on sturdy pillars and opens to the outside through floor-to-ceiling sliding doors. Louis Vuitton was also inspired by the talent and work of the world-famous architect for its spring-summer 2014 collection “Icons”.

A refuge in nature with an avant-garde concept

U-shaped waterfront cottage design Louis Vuitton Perriand

Wooden house design retro style on pillars - built on the beach - eco vacation home

Charlotte Perriand-Louis Vuitton-eco vacation home patio furniture sun loungers

Eco-vacation home suitable for mass production Das Haus am Wasser 1934

Concept for house on the water-charlotte perriand louis-vuitton

semi-open pavilion house La Maison-au bord de leau-perriand Loius Vuitton

Villa prefabricated house made of wood-interior design treatment wood stool-dining table sliding glass doors

Wood corner kitchen dining area-wood flooring floorboards

Wooden holiday home Environmentally friendly concept from the 1930s premises

Wooden bungalow view of the interior design with simple wooden furniture

cottage floor to ceiling sliding rustic chairs stools

prefabricated house-wood kitchen equipment decoration with flowers

Cottage prefabricated house bench seating area lamp indoor plants

Bench solid wood backrest ergonomically shaped louis vuitton

Holiday home furniture stools-environmentally friendly materials-in the highest quality

Retro cottage design ideas built in bed table wardrobe

Design holiday home premises-Louis-Vuitton 2014

Wood hut-on stilts-interior design-louis vuitton 2014

Vacation home craft ideas for small bathroom shower screen design

Wall shelf decoration-maritime objects sea urchin shells

Waterfront home interior design shelves nautical decor

charlotte perriand sketch modeled after vacation homes