Z-AXIS DESIGN renovated this 122 square meter (~1313 square foot) apartment in Taichung, Taiwan due to the fact that it was old and had a leak that caused mold issues. The design involved a new layout and a simple, refreshing scheme that involved white paint, dark wood, and grey concrete walls. Continue reading “A Simple Apartment with a Clean Color Palette”
Merrydown is a minimalist house located in London, England, designed by McLaren Excell. The house was originally a single story home occupied by the client’s mother. The original layout placed the various programs in a cell-like formation having bedrooms and bathrooms on one side of the single corridor. Continue reading “Merrydown by McLaren”
Designer and art curator Lauren Geremia, of Geremia Design, designed this apartment in the Mission District of San Francisco for a bachelor. With a Scandinavian feel, the relaxed and bright interior works well for the resident’s lifestyle and desire to entertain. The white walls offer the perfect canvas for a curated art collection by artists, like Noemie Goudal, Tauba Auerbach, and Josef Hoflehner, where each piece works as a contrast to the muted color palette. Continue reading “A Scandinavian-Inspired Apartment in NY”
For this month’s Destination Design, we head to Athens, Greece to check out AthenWas, a Design Hotels™ property situated in one of Athens’ most ancient neighborhoods, offering a classic modernist feel with its nod to mid-century details and ancient Greek architecture. The hotel, which stands in the foothills of the Acropolis, was designed by Stavros Papayiannis of Stage Design Office to be a fresh approach to Greek design.