interior design

choreographed in colour – Melbourne

This shared studio refurbishment for a property developer and graphic design/branding business ANGLE + EARL ST STUDIO used colour to transform the space. Designed by BoardGrove Architects the project had a very tight budget. The brief was to refresh the dark existing studio and create two separated spaces - a front of house area for greetings and meetings and a rear of...

Pavilion Between Trees – Balnarring

When presented with the opportunity to design this small addition to an existing residence located at coastal Balnarring, Australia, Branch Studio Architects were excited to discover a number of established and significant trees sporadically arranged across the proposed site. The brief for a new master-suite consisting of a bedroom, an ensuite and incorporated robes also asked for a strong connection to the...

monumental Parisian apartment

Located in a 17th century mansion, this Parisian apartment on the Ile de la Cité was completely remodeled in the 19th century in a somewhat "bourgeois" style: small cloisonné rooms, dark corridors, false ceilings...?CM Studio Paris decided to totally reinterpret the space by modifying access to the flat. The kitchen (accessible by a second, more glamourous staircase) was converted into...

the sensitive Ring House

The Ring House is stunning piece of architecture that meshes with the topography of the land. Located on the southern coast of Crete, Greece, two concrete beams follow the landcape of the hill to define the outline of the house. Designed by decaARCHITECTURE, the ring is articulated by these concrete beams. It provides protected shaded areas, well-ventilated interiors, surfaces...

Muse(um) House – no ordinary home

Anderman Architects described the Muse(um) House as a once in a lifetime opportunity. From the very first meeting with the clients, they new it was going to be no ordinary ride, shifting the focus from the architecture to the huge owner's collection and back. In this project, Anderman Architects were not only architects but also curators, keeping in mind the best...

100 year old paradise

On a remote mountain field in the rugged north of Ibiza lies this beautiful island home. What formerly served as a workshop and storage, has now been turned into a contemporary holiday home house. The owner of Ibiza Interiors and The Nieuw, Jurjen van Hulzen developed this 100 year old warehouse into the Ibiza Campo Loft. The beautiful traditional...

The electric city car – Mint

The electric car market is really heating up globally and one standout is South Korean automaker Genesis, launching the Mint Concept at Hudson Yards, NYC, ahead of the opening of the 2019 New York International Auto Show. The Mint Concept is the all-electric, luxury car for the city, a new vehicle design, featuring an organic silhouette and innovative interior user experience...

Theatre House

An old village theatre built in the late nineteenth century and converted over time - ?rst into a barn and then in a toilet paper warehouse and now transformed into a live/work space. “The Theatre” house is located in the heart of Barcelona, Spain . Access to the house is through a space reserved for a classic car that is understood as a sculpture. Designed by...

Folded House

A folded roof form and charred cypress cladding are the obvious highlights of this extension to an existing single storey weatherboard in bay-side Highett, Melbourne. Given the home was going to be built by a well-traveled roof plumber and his design aware partner, a simple flat roofed box out the back just wasn’t going to be an option. Equally a homage to the folded plate roof forms...

A reflection of colour

Available in 7 encoded colours and two complementary surface finishes – matt and glossy – the “Cromatica” collection brings out a sensitive and original reflection of colour gradient applied to the built environment. Designed by young Italian design duo Studio Formafantasma, Andrea Trimarchi & Simone Farresin, based in Amsterdam created the large porcelain stoneware glazed sheets as fields...