Residential

Enzo Office Gallery

Ogawa Sekkei

12 Dec 2014

Japanese architect Ogawa Sekkei has created a gallery and office/living space, renovating a rental property located near to the central area of Gifu city by Nagara River. As the property is rented, the renovation had to focus on wall, floor and ceiling finishes as opposed to changing section plans to create new spaces. It was decided that the first floor would act as the gallery, for the

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Vieux-Montréal

ActDesign

11 Dec 2014

Award winning interior design and architecture firm ActDesign has received a high commendation for this stunning residential loft project in Old Montréal.  A former refrigeration warehouse with an imposing brick and concrete structure, within a hundred-year-old building situated near the port of Montreal, provided the perfect backdrop for the twenty-first-century loft. The client, a

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Stockholm Apartment

Joanna Lavén

27 Nov 2014

The interior stylist and set designer Joanna Lavén has designed this apartment in central Stockholm. Located in a building from the early 1900's, Lavén wanted to emphasize the history of the building by working with the carpentry details and recreating plaster work from the period. For example, the hallway was redone so that the walls have wooden panels and some of the other rooms

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NEO Bankside

Waldo Works

24 Nov 2014

London-based studio Waldo works have recently completed the penthouse in the Richard Rogers NEO bankside building, next to the Tate Modern. The building itself is spectacular, and in the penthouse most walls are glass, offering fantastic views over the cultural quarter of Southbank and across the Thames to St Paul's and beyond.  Waldo Works first looked to the strong geometric architecture

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TriBeCa Penthouse

Axel Vervoordt

05 Nov 2014

Belgian designer Axel Vervoordt has worked closely with Japanese architect Tatsuro Miki to create the TriBeCa Penthouse, a brand new 6800 sq. ft space located in The Greenwich Hotel, New York. Collaborating with the hotel's partners Ira Drukier and Robert DeNiro, Vervoordt and Miki fused TriBeCa neighbourhood's industrial past with the ancient Japanese aesthetic of wabi to create a peaceful

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