An Industrial Apartment Dating from 1961

This apartment, dating back to 1961, was designed by SuperLimão. In it, we can appreciate an industrial style predominant in the decoration, and in which we can see, among other things, how the steel pipes containing the electrical installations are exposed and are part of the décor. The combination of concrete walls and ceiling with granite floors reminds us of the original era of this apartment. There are many details..

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Comfortable and Cozy Apartment in Tokyo, Japan

Done in a subtle and simplistic style that envelops visitors upon entrance, this small apartment can be found in Tokyo, Japan, and was recently renovated by the architectural firm Design Studio Minorpoet. Perhaps the most striking feature of its design are the light, matte wood doors behind which is hidden a small and very simple kitchen, which provides a wealth of storage space. Its floors, made of very light wood,..

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Al Beadle Remodels a 1989 Desert Home in Scottsdale, Arizona

We are received by this beautiful house with an exquisite design in its desert-like outdoor gardens. Designed by Architect Al Beadle, the home is located in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA. The house, with an area of 2,686 square feet, dates back to 1989 and was only just recently restored. The house, which retains a retro style, has outdoor areas where we can enjoy a swimming pool with terraces on different levels…

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A Minimalist Apartment in Arenzano, Italy

This bright apartment, located in Arenzano, Italy, was designed by Pia Architecture in 2016. The long space, which culminates with a glass door that leads to a small terrace that serves as entryway for a flood of natural light, appears at first glance cozy and comfortable. The living room, which consists of a chair placed in front of a television, a small bookshelf, and a storage cabinet, fuses with the..

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Architects Paula Ribas, Gémeo Luís, and Nun Valentim designed Lagartixa House in Portugal

This construct is located in a pine forest in a villa of Ariz, in the north of Portugal. It occupies a total of 442 meters squared and was designed by architects Paula Ribas, Gémeo Luís, and Nun Valentim in 2016. One of the aspects that they were careful with during the building’s designing process was the integration to the space available without having to cut down any trees. At the..

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Gaztelu Jerez Arquitectos Remodeled PI House in Burgos, Spain

This remodeling took place in a modest house of simple construction. The project took some cues from traditional architecture to adapt them to the present. This way, the old and the new establish a dialogue based on logic, naturalness and tolerance. Considering that the house was in ruins and its small space (50 square meters), it was necessary to build a new structure that would meet the needs of the..

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AKTA Interior Design Firm Designs an Elegant Apartment in Vilnius, Lithuania

This 67 square-foot apartment is located in Vilnius, Lithuania. AKTA Interior Design Firm was in charge of designing its interior in 2016. An apartment of reduced spaces, in which each one of its square meters was perfectly used. The interior is characterized by simplicity, something that, though it cannot add to the space in a physical sense, attempts to avoid reducing it visually. In soft but firm colors that give..

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Perkins + Will Design the Kawartha Trades and Technology Center for Fleming College in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

The Kawartha Trades and Technology Center is located on the campus of Fleming College in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. It offers training in fields such as carpentry, welding, plumbing, and machining. It was designed by Perkins + Will, a world-renowned firm. The new center was conceived as a gateway structure that aligns with other buildings on campus. In its spectacular exterior, the most striking feature is the modern wooden design of..

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Interior Design Christopher Ward Studio Designs a Contemporary Home in Reggio-Emilia, Italy

This project, located in Reggio-Emilia, Italy, was carried out by the firm of Interior Design Christopher Ward Studio beginning in 2012 and ending in 2015. Its exterior, with walls of dark wood and stone, is set among beautiful tree gardens that give privacy to both the outdoor areas and the interior of the house. It has several terraces and rest areas in which comfortable outdoor furniture has been placed for..

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A Luminous and Spacious Apartment in Lisbon, Portugal

This apartment, located in Lisbon, Portugal and dating from the 1930s, was remodeled by Atelier Data Architecture Firm in 2016. Its beautiful terrace, decorated with our enjoyment in mind, has stunning views over the city, as it benefits from the fact that the apartment occupies the top two stories of the building. In a very subtle way, the exterior is mixed with the interior, and we enter a living room..

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