Just to get an idea of how complex the interior décor really is, take a look at the sitting area. Two comfortable Togo sofas with brown leather upholstery are the base for an inviting, relaxing and casual area but the salvaged airplane piece hanging from the ceiling is definitely an unusual addition and not at all what you’d expect to see above your head while chatting with friends. Continue reading »
Glass countertops are breaking the mold of standard building materials and are revolutionizing the way people view their kitchens. Not only are glass countertops aesthetically stunning, but are also notorious for their strength and durability. Continue reading »
Madrid-based studio ÁBATON has completed the Casa del Pico project, a 3,143 square foot two story residence in . The idea of two structures floating on rock was possible because of the granite on the land. The bottom of the swimming pool is irregular imitating the shape of the granite on which it stands. The ground floor was designed to be more in touch with the outside and the garden. The upstairs area, where the sitting room and children’s area are situated, overlooks the swimming pool. The terrace, which is above the sitting room, offers views over the mountain range and the city and it has a wide stone bench which serves as a defence wall. Each area of the house is different because of the changing levels of floors and ceilings. The rooftop terrace over the living room boasts views of the mountains and city and comes with a giant built-in bench which additionally acts as a barrier. Changes in usage within open-plan areas are punctuated by differing ceiling or floor heights. Continue reading »
PIL House is a home designed by Studio Guilherme Torres. It is located in São Paulo, Brazil, and has a brightly-colored interior with an abundance of decorative accessories to add personality. The decoration of the apartment of Pil Marques, DJ and music producer in São Paulo, came out in the most unexpectedly way by the hands of the Brazilian architect Guilherme Torres and his staff. The initial idea was to simply help the owner organize his countless collections, and adapt it to the style and taste of his flat mates, the artist Daniel Zanardi and also DJ Adriana Recchi. Continue reading »
Located in Sausalito, California, this modern four-storey hillside home was designed by Pfau Long Architecture.
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