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BAAS Arquitectes projected this beautiful apartment in Barcelona using just two materials: larch wood and a white color scheme. Here is the project description: Redevelopment of a mezzanine in Barcelona. The height of surrounding buildings and leaf cover of neighbouring trees mean only a cool watery sunlight filters through, much the same as in northern Europe. Houses in these countries use wood and candles to achieve a warmer homely atmosphere.  Wooden floor and ceilings. Like an ice Read more [...]
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i29 Architects designed this single-family apartment for four people situated in a stately building in southern Amsterdam. The original structure, with rooms for staff, a double hall and long hallways with lots of doors has been transformed into a spacious, transparent dwelling full of light and air. A kitchen in combination with cabinets from floor to ceiling has laser-cut front panels, all spray painted white. This pattern results in a dynamic mixture of open and closed cabinets, the Read more [...]
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SantPere47 Apartment

Miel Arquitectos renovated an old flat inside a 19th century building located in Barcelona’s Ensanche district. Here is the project description: The alteration of the flat SANTPERE47 is a rereading of the spatial structure of the typical Barcelona’s Ensanche flat of the end of the 19th century, succession of isolated rooms and disconnected courts. SANTPERE47 dissolves the structure of walls throw new physical and visual connections. It was reading the flat when we discovered a geometric Read more [...]
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Apartment in Barcelona

YLAB Arquitectos renovated an old office space into this unique apartment located in the centric Plaza de Cataluña of Barcelona, recently acquired by a couple as occasional residence in Spain. The objective was to create a functional, highly comfortable and sophisticated apartment with all services and contort of an upscale hotel, with all the advances in safety, automation, audio, video or climate technology. Since it is a small long apartment, partitions are replaced by moving parts Read more [...]
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Rooftop Apartment in Berlin

In Berlin-Charlottenburg, situated near the river Spree, Iris Steinbeck Architekten realized a new interior for the rooftop apartment as private residence, for a businesswoman internationally active in the field of lifestyle and sustainable development. Modern design together with collectors’ pieces and design classics provide the space with an individual touch. The long, white, backlit sideboards create a light and comfortable atmosphere. Self-designed furniture and objects in different shades Read more [...]
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Screen Apartment by Alfredo Sirvent

Alfredo Sirvent designed a spacious, bright and convertible apartment in Madrid. The long hallway presented a great opportunity to create a convertible apartment depending on the owners needs. A series of maple wood screens can open or close different spaces of the apartment, making it able to include the hallway to the rooms, closing the rooms or even creating an open space. Photos by Santos-Diez / ClicarQ Read more [...]
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Ivory and Fresh Shell by Splitterwerk

Splitterwerk designed an apartment in Black Treefrog, Austria, with a switchable structure that is enriched with events. The area of the Ivory Shell in the ground floor of this apartment is limited to 32 square meter, of this area 18 square meter are a funtionally neutral zone. The remaining 14 square meter are filled with specific, domestic functions, each of these functions can be individually activated and separately extended into the neutral zone. In this way, it is possible to arrange Read more [...]
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Pocket House by Jacobo Garcia-German

Jacobo García-Germán redesigned an old apartment of the XIX century located in Madrid, Spain. After demolish almost every interior wall of the apartment, they got an lineal space limited by two diaphanous rooms with multiple uses connected through a large corridor around two patios. Inside this rooms everything happens, like in daily life were objects, things, plants and people change. Photos by Miguel de Guzmán Read more [...]
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Apartment Over Central Park by E Benque

Located on the 73rd floor of a Manhattan building, the apartment is a pied-a-terre overlooking Central Park designed by E Benqué. The interior design is primarily structured by different relations to the view and the urban landscape. The furniture elements can be moved around on the window frames and allow to sit right against the floor to ceiling windows and experiment the thrill of altitude. The design principle throughout the apartment is to imagine the reflections of the objects in Read more [...]
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Switch Building by nArchitects

nArchitects designed the Switch Building, a seven storey apartement and art gallery building in the New York. The building consists of four floor apartments, a duplex penthouse and a double height art gallery on the ground and cellar levels. From the inside, the bay windows provide deep window seats surrounded by warm hardwood. At the rear of each apartment, the living space extends out to large balconies, which also shift side to side, creating double height spaces between balconies that Read more [...]
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