HOUSE +++ designed by Francesco Pierazzi Architects involves the remodelling of a large semi-detached Victorian house, built approximately between 1885 and 1911 in West Dulwich, for a family who needed to rationalize their long neglected house to transform it into a sequence of suggestive spaces culminating with the large garden. Photography by Gianluca Maver.
Down to Earth Living in the heart of an Olive Grove is a project designed by Keren Gans. This family of five dreamed of living in the countryside, and after a period of caravan living, they finally settled in the house of their dreams. Interior designer Keren Gans weaved natural materials with luxurious furniture and artwork, turning this home into a dreamy reality. Photography by Assaf Pinchuk.
The project designed by Rómulo Neto Arquitetos was developed from the moment we accepted the invitation made by the Câmara Municipal of Vagos, to remodel a deactivated primary school, reproduced throughout our country on a large scale in the 20th century, between 1941 and 1969, at the time of the ‘Estado Novo’. Photography by Ivo Tavares Studio.
Centro de desenvolvimento desportivo nautico em Vagos com Arquitectura Romulo Neto e fotografias de Ivo Tavares Studio
Bathurst Street is a project designed by Mark Fairhurst Architects. The residential refurbishment and extension is located on Bathurst Street between Westbourne Street and Sussex Gardens. The grade II listed building, originally a public house, has a carriage way access to Bathurst Mews which is still regularly used by horses from the Hyde Park Stables. Access to the residential apartments is via an entrance opposite the stables with a stair leading to two apartments at first and second floor respectively. A restaurant is now located at ground floor and basement levels with access from Bathurst Street and service access into Bathurst Mews. Photography by Mark Fairhurst Architects.
Ficus Apartment is a project designed by Angá Arquitetura. The client loves gathering friends and family and throwing parties, so a large and open apartment was a necessity for hosting everyone comfortably. The building is from the 70’s and the apartment’s floor plan didn’t seem to have undergone major renovations. It had a very large staff room, three bedrooms, and the kitchen was isolated. We proposed a more contemporary layout that would meet the client’s needs. Photography by Carolina Lacaz.
L. Studio is a project designed by AODA Design. In the suburban area of Taipei, Beitou, L. Studio emerged from the 88-square-meter basement of a building that dates to 1990s. Rooted in the dampness, the severely deformed magnesium oxide boards once covered most part of the property. As anticipated, natural light could only be transmitted through the opening of the patio. The team was tasked with transforming this shady subterranean space into an open and airy studio for kids’ studying and the owner’s art creating session. Photography by Jackal Liu Photography.
RP Duplex is a project designed by Erez Shani Architecture. In this Duplex apartment in the heart of Tel Aviv , the design approach was to expose all of the technical equipment , and make it part of the overall materiality and design of the project. As a result of this decision , a concrete envelope was chosen for the ceiling and the main feature wall, in order to create a tactile and textured background , to the colorful and eclectic personal collections of the clients. Photography by Tal Nisim.
SF SECA is a project designed by Negre Studio. Situated in a quiet residencial area, Sa Font Seca house brings a sophisticated combination of modern living intertwined with texture, warmth, raw simplicity, and earthy luxuriance. We worked on the idea of ‘landscaped architecture’, by blurring the boundaries between interior and exterior, integrating the buidling into the nature. Photography by Rendergram.
Renovating an apartment presents many different challenges to renovating a house. Architect Kirby Roper, Director of Kirby Architects, reflects on a major apartment renovation in Melbourne’s Domain Road South Yarra. She offers some practical advice for renovating older apartments with a body corporate. Photography by Jacqui Henshaw.
ZODIAC is a project designed by Negre Studio. This exclusive 140 sqm apartment, located in the quiet residential area of Illetas in Mallorca, is a mediterranean jewerlry. Endowed with spacious and bright areas, the mix of noble materials such as oak and natural stone, A design of simple lines, without ornamentation and attention to detail, stands out. Photography by Arturo Sanchez.