Challenge Title: Harmonizing Interior with Landscape Design
Challenge Difficulty: Intermediate
Estimated Time to Complete: 48-72 hours
Required Tools/Resources: Sketching materials, computer software for design visualization, access to interior and landscape design resources

Objective

Design a cohesive and harmonious connection between the interior space of a residential building and its surrounding landscape, creating a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor environments.

Research

Conduct research on existing projects that successfully integrate interior and landscape design elements. Identify key principles of biophilic design, sustainable landscaping practices, and spatial planning techniques.

Materials

Select materials that can withstand both indoor and outdoor conditions while maintaining aesthetic appeal. Consider the use of natural materials, green walls, water features, and sustainable landscaping options.

Concept Development

Brainstorm ideas for incorporating elements such as large windows, sliding doors, outdoor seating areas, planters inside the house, or vertical gardens. Explore innovative ways to blur the boundaries between inside and outside spaces while enhancing visual continuity.

Deliverables

  1. Concept sketches illustrating the integration of interior and landscape elements.
  2. 3D models showcasing how the design concept will look in both indoor and outdoor settings.
  3. Detailed plans for implementing key features like green roofs or indoor gardens.
  4. Mood boards highlighting material choices for achieving a cohesive aesthetic.

Evaluation Criteria

Projects will be evaluated based on:
1. Innovation in merging interior with landscape design elements.
2. Usability of the proposed solutions in enhancing overall living experience.
3. Environmental impact considerations such as sustainability practices in material selection.
4. Aesthetic appeal in creating a visually pleasing connection between indoors and outdoors.

This challenge aims to inspire designers to think holistically about how interior spaces can seamlessly blend with their natural surroundings through thoughtful planning and creative solutions within a limited timeframe.

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