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Casa Palacio Paredes Saavedra is a minimal home located in Cáceres, Spain, designed by TUÑON Y ALBORNOZ ARQUITECTOS. The renovation of the Paredes Saavedra palace house in Caceres aims to think about the city based on the principles that made it possible, imagining how this can be achieved in our time.
Nomadland is a minimal space located in Shanghai, China, designed by Neri&Hu. Neri&hu was tasked with the adaptive reuse of the upper floor of an old factory building located in Shanghai’s Jing’an District. The firm sees projects like this as opportunities to celebrate urban mundane buildings and to treat them with respect.
AB House is a minimal residence located in Broek op Langedijk, Netherlands, designed by Space Encounters. AB House in Broek op Langedijk was designed for a growing family. Until the early 1970s, the dyke villages of Broek, Zuid, and Noord-Scharwoude were divided into hundreds of small islands that could only be reached by boat
Apthorp Penthouse is a minimal apartment located in New York, New York, designed by General Assembly. The Apthorp has stood as a landmark on Manhattan’s upper west side since it was built in 1906. It was used to living in townhomes and the fact that elevators were so new, people had not yet realized that the top floor was actually prime real estate – and thus the floor was devoted to laundry rooms and small staff apartments.
Coach House is a minimal residence located in London, United Kingdom, designed by Giles Reid Architects. The brief for the project was to convert two floors of an 18th century coach house in Bermondsey. The major constraint faced by the designer was a lack of direct sunlight due to the building being surrounded by new development.
Row House in Nishinotoin is a minimal residence located in Kyoto, Japan, designed by Schenk Hattori Architecture Atelier. The renovation plan for three tenement houses built approximately 80 years ago, facing an alley connecting two streets in the old town of Kyoto, includes the renovation of two vacant houses at both ends of the buildings.
Herthaplatz is a minimal space located in Berlin, Germany, designed by Sascha Jung Architektur. The flat, with an L-shaped floor plan, offered ample space with four rooms, but the third bedroom adjoined the living room with a double door, and the small kitchen, which was separated from the living area, did not meet the family’s needs.
Apartment 3.1.1 is a minimal apartment located in Carcavelos, Portugal, designed by Salto Studio. As one enters the apartment, they are immediately struck by the clear definition of three distinct zones, each characterized by its own unique material palette and luminous output. The main circulation path through the space is defined by a sweeping curve, with a corridor acting as the key central element.
Adatto is a minimal chair designed by London-based office Viewport Studio for Equilibri. The design team was approached to design a simple, affordable and comfortable stackable chair that could be used in many different types of commercial and domestic settings.
Home-Made is a minimal house located in Bordeaux, France, designed by A6A. The house is located between the Saint-Jean station and Place Nansouty districts, on a quiet street surrounded by low-rise buildings. The lush vegetation of the heart of the block gives the house a tropical feel during the summer months.
Gallery 5 is a minimal space located in Tokyo, Japan, designed by Schemata Architects. The Gallery 5 project at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery entailed a remodel of the gallery store, which is fittingly named as it serves as the fifth exhibition space within the gallery. To enhance its function as an exhibition room, movable steel racks were installed in the store, allowing for the space to be adjusted as desired.
Hickson Residence is a minimal house located in Saint-Lambert, Canada, designed by MRDK. A young family of three, soon to be four, sought out a larger home on Montreal’s south shore. They fell in love with a 1981 Frank McGrath-designed house, but it was in need of a major renovation after 40 years of wear and tear. The family enlisted MRDK to lead the renovation, drawn to the firm’s attention to detail and nostalgia.
M30 is a minimal residence located in Roquemaure, France, designed by BAST. An agriculturist in the Tarn hills was looking to construct a new home near the family farm. The expertise of the metal carpenter who built the farm’s outbuildings was being utilized for the project. The structure was built with a metal frame that sits on the gently sloping terrain without altering it
Zarzales is a minimal home located in Valle de Bravo, Mexico, designed by PPAA. Spanning 645 square meters, the residence places a strong emphasis on the use of light as a design element. The spaces are designed to seamlessly blend in with the natural environment, with pine trees surrounding the perimeter of the property.
Waterfront Apartment is a minimal apartment located in Wuxi, China, designed by BETWEEN DESIGN. This waterfront apartment in Jiangyin Bund boasts panoramic views of the cross-river highway bridge and is surrounded by natural landmarks such as Goose Nose Hill, Junshan, Chunshen, and Jiangdike.
Spyon Cop is a minimal house located in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, designed by Brown & Brown. A modern, understated retreat has been designed to sit quietly within the landscape at the Eastern edge of the Cairngorms National Park, in Aberdeenshire. The house, made of timber and glass, is a perfect place for stepping away from the everyday and relaxing with a glass of something warming by the crackling fire, with a backdrop of magnificent mountains beyond.
House TC is a minimal residence located in Workum, Netherlands, designed by BETA. The renovation of a former doctor’s house in the Netherlands highlights the hidden qualities that exist within existing buildings. The 1970s home, which had been in disrepair, was transformed into a modern and energy-efficient living space for an elderly couple.
Bobo is a minimal lounge chair designed by Copenhagen-based designer Omayra Maymó. Bobo was created as a result of an investigation into the versatility of tubular shapes and a formal exploration aimed at highlighting the smoothness that characterizes this design element.
Hwangi is a minimal villa located in Gangneung, South Korea, designed by DESIGN2TONE. The Stay Hwangi is a traditional hanok located in the city center of Gyodong, Gangneung. It offers a unique space that refreshes the mind and warms the heart, providing a respite from the daily grind.
DB Apartment is a minimal apartment located in London, United Kingdom, designed by Studio Hallett Ike. An apartment within a Georgian house was in need of a sensitive extension and refurbishment due to its poorly configured layout, resulting in cramped and poorly lit living and kitchen areas. Studio Hallett Ike was approached to address these issues and improve the overall design of the space.
Villa W is a minimal residence located in Beerse, Belgium, designed by Archiles Architecten. The villa is in a green residential neighborhood. A white ground-floor villa that no longer met current sustainability standards stood on the site. The decision was made in consultation with the client to demolish the existing villa and construct a new, modern ground-floor villa.
Carson Utility Cart is a minimal cart created by San Francisco-based designer Stephen Lynn. The Carson Utility Cart is an all-purpose cart designed for the home. Constructed from durable white oak, the cart boasts versatility and can be used in a variety of settings. The exposed hardware adds to the overall aesthetic and emphasizes the cart’s simple construction and ease of assembly and maintenance.
A52 is a minimal apartment located in Sofia, Bulgaria, designed by Atelier IA. The building is a long brick structure with a north-south orientation and overlooks South Park. The apartment was in poor condition, but still retained original features from the 1970s such as moldings, ceiling rosettes, and single lighting fixtures.
Table 001 is a minimal table designed by France-based studio Heim+Viladrich Office. The studio specializes in creating objects, installations, scenographies, and interiors for a wide range of projects. The table is constructed of concreteplex and aluminum. The aluminum portion comprises the framework, allowing for storage within. The legs along with the surface utilize the plywood.
Montfort House is a minimal home located in Blairgowrie, Australia, designed by GOLDEN. Located in Blairgowrie near a national park, Montfort House is a stunning retreat that takes advantage of its beautiful coastal surroundings. The design firm Inform Melbourne worked with GOLDEN to select specialized artwork and furniture for the residence.