Cobalt-blue curtains grasp instead of partitions in a small condo in Kyiv renovated by Ukrainian structure and interiors studio Ater Architects.
Referred to as EGR Condominium, the 65-square-metre area was cramped, that includes a compartmentalised structure with separate rooms related by corridors.
The homeowners, a younger couple, requested Ater Architects to rework it into a lightweight and minimalist area.
Ater Architects eliminated a lot of the partition partitions to create an open-plan structure.
Solely the bed room space is separated from the primary area by partitions.
All over the place else cobalt blue curtains are used to delineate zones throughout the condo.
The curtains are meant to distinction with the condo’s in any other case monotone color and materials palette.
“The ambition [was] to steadiness the vigorous colored accents and make the area brighter and airier whereas sustaining some rigour,” stated Ater Architects.
The ceiling within the kitchen and loo areas was lowered to accommodate air flow.
An present concrete slab ceiling was painted white throughout the remainder of the condo.
On the flooring, the architects used large plank oak engineered flooring in every single place aside from the kitchen and loo areas.
The latter characteristic breccia flooring – a floor made out of fragments of damaged marble with polymer grout-filled joints.
Within the kitchen, the architects put in black ceramic tiles with pink grout that matches the cylindrical base of the personalized eating desk.
Oak veneer cupboards and a copper Flowerpot lamp designed by Verner Panton in 1968 add heat.
In the lounge, a powder-pink couch contrasts with the blue curtains.
A white 265 wall lamp by Paolo Rizzatto for Flos lights the area.
“The lounge is an space for communication,” stated the architects. “On the request of the purchasers, neither tv nor projector was supplied.”
As an alternative of a tv, the room revolves round a graphic artwork work by Yulia Popova.
The homeowners additionally requested an workplace space with a custom-designed mixing deck.
“The particular request of the condo proprietor was the office association the place he would be capable to do his favorite factor – composing digital music,” defined Ater Architects.
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“To do that, we have now designed a desk that may match all the required tools. Above the desk, we have now positioned of the cult Berlin techno-club Berghain by Michael Belhadi.”
Different custom-designed furnishings contains an oak dressing desk with a spherical backlit mirror within the bed room and a spacious wardrobe.
This dressing space is separated from the bed room zone by the identical blue curtains.
All through the condo, storage is hidden behind built-in oak veneer cupboards.
Mirrored panels in the lounge, toilet and bed room to create the phantasm of “countless area”.
Ater Architects, based by Alexander Ivasiv and Yuliya Tkachenko, just lately created vibrant interiors for a kids’s clinic in Kyiv.
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Ground-to-ceiling pale blue curtains carve up the inside of this open-plan condo in Bilbao, Spain, which has been overhauled by structure studio Azab.