This townhouse home, built in the beginning of the 20th Century, was completely transformed into two different apartments, where the old merges with the new, the modern with the retro, and the completed pieces with those yet to be finished. It’s a mix of styles and details that live together in perfect harmony. Located in Rotterdam, in the Netherlands, its renovation was recently undertaken by Shift Architecture Urbanism. The concrete..
This entire remodeling was made by Appareil Architecture and is located in Villeray, a vibrant neighborhood that lies to the northwest of the city of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The house dates back to the 1920s and covers an area of 372 square meters. Some changes were made to the structure and an extra floor was added, which in turn became a fantastic terrace that the owners can now enjoy with..
If at any time the idea of spending a vacation aboard a yacht has crossed your mind, here we present an option that can meet your expectations. The yacht is also a hotel, which means it includes all the expected amenities! These catamaran apartments can be detached from the main building and navigate on their own, which is a wonderful and very rare option to find in a hotel. It..
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..
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,..
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…
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..
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..
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..
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..