An Underground Arcadia – Abitare



Article featured in Abitare n601, January-February 2021.

This grotto created on the Côte d’Azur in the 1920s is connected to the garden of a sumptuous villa facing onto the Mediterranean.

The Belgian landscape architect Erik Dhont has turned it into a magical place given over to idleness and meditation. Thanks to shades of ochre and orange in contrast with vegetation of a tropical flavour.

More about the project here

© 2024 Erik Dhont