Residential

Tsubomi House

Flat House

06 Jan 2015

Based in Tokyo, this private residence designed by Japanese architectural office Flat House is just 26 sq. m, which also includes a small shop within the property. Tsubomi House (or Tokyo Bud House) is divided into seven split levels with no partitions, all connected by a staircase situated in the middle of the house. From the shop on the ground floor, this metal staircase connects the kitchen

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Saint Martins Lofts

19 Greek Street

22 Dec 2014

The Saint Martins Lofts is London's much-awaited residential redevelopment of 13 original loft apartments, set in the iconic former Central Saint Martins School of Art. Numerous prominent alumni have studied there including Sir Terence Conran, Alexander McQueen and Marc Péridis, founder and creative director of 19 Greek Street; the design gallery commissioned by developers Aquila

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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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