Black box

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Project • By ZentralnordenApartments

M31

In order to make better use of the total floor space of the small apartment in the Kreuzberg district of parts of the corridor were connected with adjoining rooms. Patrick Nitzschke-Kuhnert The goal was to create a generous, bright spatial structure for the shared apartment, in which almost sculptural-looking fixtures are juxtaposed with the rough, untreated substance of the old building. Central functions are now centered in the floor plan. Patrick Nitzschke-Kuhnert The eat-in kitchen, hub of dialogue and hospitality, is docked onto the floor-to-ceiling cube. It houses important functions such as the bathroom and "attic" without this being apparent at first glance. More

Project • By INT2 architectureApartments

Interior AM

Apartment is situated in a pre-revolutionary building in the centre of Moscow, Russia. Caption The "shell" of the apartment is designed as a reference to French neoclassicism - white walls, high ceilings, tall windows, parquet, plaster cornices and moldings... White walls highlight proportions of the apartment and purity of the architectural form. Caption These classical elements are the background for the "antibody" - minimalist black box, in which all the technical spaces are grouped (WC, boiler, kitchen, wardrobe). The Box is a compositional center around which the main functional areas are situated: kitchen with four meter long kitchen island - bar; lounge area with leather lounge chairs, bio fireplace and projector; an... More