Dar Belkahia
Asilah, Morocco
A summer residence for an artist occupied for four to five months a year. The central courtyard is lined with a gallery supported by arches. A horse-shoe arched entrance leads directly into the reception area. The house comprises of sitting areas and a guest room on the ground floor, two bedrooms and the artist's studio on the first floor. Openings on the first floor are partially screened by wooden mashrabiyyas".

Source: Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Location
Asilah, Morocco
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Events
1980
Dimensions
Ground floor area: 90 m²; total site area: 180 m²
Variant Names
Dar Belkahia
Building Usages
private residence
residential
Keywords
Aga Khan Award for Architecture Shortlisted Project