This duplex penthouse is inside a new building located in Arnedo, Spain. The spatial solution is not conventional, due to the flip of the floor use found in a traditional duplex.
Biribildu, a fast-food joint in Athens by architect Minas Kosmidis, takes the fun of the fairground as its main inspiration, while still managing to stay on the right side of good taste.
Sao Paulo based architect Guilherme Torres has developed ideas which fuse the modern and the traditional. Guilherme’s own house, designed by the architect himself, bears a chequered wood design, a kind of brise soleil called muxarabie, which is a classic feature in Eastern architecture.
Monumental shapes, in various material forms, are carved into and from the space, revealing creative room transitions, innovative furniture concepts, and surprising details. Surface materials actively move through the space.
The Nordic Pine finish of the bookcase and storage units reproduces the warm grain of the wood, combined with a wide choice of lacquer finishes.