Two-storey bookshelf rises inside renovated Madrid house

Spanish architecture firm Zooco Estudio has covered the walls of this Madrid residence with bookshelves that span two levels. House 6 is a detached single-family home located in northern Madrid. Local studio Zooco Estudio overhauled the residence contrasting white interiors with pale wood cabinetry and herringbone patterned flooring. The centrepiece of the design is a … Read more Two-storey bookshelf rises inside renovated Madrid house

Studio Collective revitalises modernist LA tower for Hotel June

Los Angles practice Studio Collective has renovated a mid-century building in the city designed by modernist architect Welton Becket in the 1960s to create a laid-back hotel. Hotel June is a 250-room property in a white, 12-storey tower designed by Los Angeles architect Welton Becket in 1968. Becket built a number of modernist buildings in … Read more Studio Collective revitalises modernist LA tower for Hotel June

Architect couple turns Edinburgh apartment into modern living space

Architects Luke and Joanne McClelland have overhauled their own apartment in Edinburgh, Scotland, to feature a sequence of contemporary light-filled living spaces. The lateral apartment spreads across the drawing-room levels of two adjoining Georgian townhouses in Edinburgh’s Comely Bank neighbourhood. Joanne and Luke McClelland – who runs his own architecture studio called MCLND – purchased … Read more Architect couple turns Edinburgh apartment into modern living space

Rust Architects softens modernist Tel Aviv apartment with oak details

Tel Aviv studio Rust Architects has renovated an apartment in the Israeli city for a couple who both work from home. The apartment is in a residential building in the city centre built in the modernist-era international style. Rust Architects renovated the one-bedroom unit with a pared-down material palette and colour scheme. “It is in … Read more Rust Architects softens modernist Tel Aviv apartment with oak details

Debaixo do Bloco Arquitetura remodels 1960s Brasília apartment

Brazilian studio Debaixo do Bloco Arquitetura has opened up the layout of an apartment in Brasília built in the 1960s to meet a family’s contemporary requirements. The remodelled apartment is located in residential building 308S in Brasília’s model superquadra, one of the first completed apartment blocks of the urban design scheme conceived by architect Lucio … Read more Debaixo do Bloco Arquitetura remodels 1960s Brasília apartment