Luxury

An overview of projects, products and exclusive articles about luxury

Project • By asap/ adam sokol architecture practiceVisitor Center

Venus Lounge

This project was initiated in order to reconceive the interior design of an existing space. The client sought a space that would be an unfamiliar landscape which could challenge peoples’s expectations, so as to create unexpected social outcomes.Inspired by aspects of physics and astronomy, the form complements the celestial theme of the larger project. Looming over the seating area, a highlight of the space is a custom-commissioned copper plate of the planet Venus, created in collaboration with artist Paul Taylor. Using the nineteenth-century copper printmaking technique known as photogravure, at 5 meters wide this is believed to be the largest such work ever created.  Jonathan Leijonhufvud Jonathan Leijonhufvud The un... More

Project • By Banker WireOffices

Orega Tootal Building

In the heart of Manchester's bustling city center, Orega, a trailblazer in flexible workspace solutions, identified a growing demand for premium private offices. The Tootal Buildings, nestled in the vibrant Knowledge Corridor, presented a unique opportunity for Orega to craft a cutting-edge office environment tailored to the burgeoning market for spaces under 5,000 square feet. Banker Wire Revamping the existing structure was no small feat. It required a significant design overhaul to meet the modern expectations of flexible workspace users. The challenge was twofold: effectively utilizing space to cater to the demand for smaller workspaces while seamlessly integrating collaborative and private zones. Central to Orega's vision was en... More

Project • By OKNO MODHOMESHotels

Reflections

Nestled deep within nature, where the whispers of the forest meld with the melody of birdsong, stands Reflections by Okno Modhomes. This contemporary haven embodies a harmonious fusion of human and natural elements. Enveloped by a canopy of both ancient and newly planted trees, Reflections represents a pinnacle of sustainable, thoughtful design. Inclined Studio A Design in Tune with Nature Facing the tranquil east, Reflections greets the morning sun like a blossoming flower. Its design minimizes impact, preserving the pristine beauty of the natural landscape. The structure features mirrored glass facades that seamlessly blend with the surroundings, complemented by sleek metal and natural wood, crafting a modern yet earthy aesthetic.... More

Project • By STUDIOMINTHousing

Avondale Court

A celebration of heritage elegance reinterpreted for modern living, this Aberfeldie residence seamlessly melds refined Victorian craftsmanship with contemporary sensibilities. For this couple who grew up surrounded by the historical Victorian architecture of Melbourne's northern suburbs, reimagining that revered heritage style as a modern family home was the dream. Studiomint Vintage-patterned wallcoverings, intricate parquetry floors, and marble fireplaces with delicately carved mantels evoke the stately grace of 19th century design. The living spaces are adorned with chandeliers and classical furnishings, while more modern areas like the exquisitely appointed kitchen pair white marble countertops with traditional wainscoting for an... More

Project • By STUDIOMINTHousing

Ravenna Residence

This contemporary family abode harmoniously blends classical elegance with art deco flair. Parquet floors and beaded walls exude timeless refinement, while arched nooks and mirrors channel an eclectic deco spirit. Studiomint Studiomint Natural light floods in through strategically placed skylights, dancing across the varied marble textures and patterns throughout. Each bedroom becomes a tailored enclave - from the serene master suite with its modern fireplace and white/timber aesthetic, to the vibrant kids' quarters awash in blue for him, blush pink and arched lounging alcoves for her. A cohesive yet individualized sanctuary where heritage nuances embrace modern multidimensionality. Studiomint Studiomint Studiomint... More

Project • By Banker WireHotels

Miami Pool House

A successful Washington D.C. entrepreneurial bachelor had the vision to buy a historic home in Miami Beach, Florida. Built in 1937, this Mediterranean Revival estate was purchased at auction for $8 million, at which an additional $32 million was invested for a "renovation," putting his total outlay to $40 million, making it the most expensive "redo" to anyone's recollection in Miami history. One of the property's unique features is the pool house, a pagoda-like building reminiscent of the Katsura Imperial Villa in Japan. The Banker Wire woven wire mesh contributes to the design of the pool house as a foundation for luxury decor. Banker Wire Banker Wire Step into a world of tranquility and serenity, where tradition and modernity h... More

Project • By Banker WireOffices

Rosenbad

Owned by the Swedish State, the Rosenbad is a historic building located in central Stockholm, specifically in the Norrmalm precinct. The building was designed in 1902 by Art Nouveau architect Ferdinand Boberg. This building features ornate sculptural stonework characteristic of the Art Nouveau style. Its name, which translates "rosen bath" in Swedish, reflects the elegance and artistic flair that define this architectural period. Banker Wire Banker Wire The building underwent renovation in the autumn of 2018 and was completed in 2023 to merge the historic architecture with modern decor. In collaboration with the talented team at Ahrbom & Partner, Pahlfer played a crucial role in bringing this ambitious project to fruition. Ta... More

Project • By JMADHousing

Deephaven

This organic design takes advantage of its unique landscape as it emerges from and interacts with the nearby wetlands. The horizontal-cut stone siding gives the home a sleek and modern look. The many windows are positioned to maximize the amazing views, and to ensure privacy.  JMAD JMAD JMAD JMAD JMAD Asked to create outdoor areas on a small, tight lot, the design team integrated the indoor and the outdoor spaces to create beautiful places to entertain on a lower level terrace as well as a main level cantilevered deck. JMAD JMAD JMAD JMAD JMAD JMAD More

Project • By BÖWEApartments

Ivory Towers

Experience unparalleled luxury in the heart of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, with Ivory Towers: a signature collection by Bowe, featuring three high-rise residential marvels that redefine elegance. Caption Caption Caption Each of the 114 bespoke units across 24 floors, including lavish apartments, duplexes, and exclusive penthouses, is a masterpiece of design, blending modern aesthetics with timeless sophistication. Bowe’s interior design showcases meticulous craftsmanship, from open, airy spaces illuminated by natural light to bespoke furniture and luxury finishes, ensuring every detail contributes to an ambiance of refined living. Caption Caption Caption With state-of-the-art amenities, from fitness centers t... More

Project • By JMADHousing

Modern Montana

Built into the hillside, this industrial ranch sprawls across the site, taking advantage of views of the landscape.  A metal structure ties together multiple ranch buildings with a modern, sleek interior that serves as a gallery for the owners collected works of art.  A welcoming, airy bridge is located at the main entrance, and spans a unique water feature flowing beneath into a private trout pond below, where the owner can fly fish directly from the man-cave! Spacecrafting Spacecrafting Spacecrafting Spacecrafting More

Project • By Banker WireOffices

Rawda Tiered Ceiling Feature

Rawda, a suburban gem nestled in the Capital Governorate of Kuwait, embodies a harmonious blend of modernity and tradition. From its lush greenery to its vibrant community spirit, Rawda offers a delightful living environment for its residents. Among its architectural wonders lies a striking feature – the tiered woven wire mesh ceiling feature in the conference room, a testament to the area’s commitment to innovative design and functionality. At first glance, the conference room’s tiered ceiling captivates with its modern elegance and intricate design. Comprising multiple layers of rectangular shapes, each diminishing in size, this ceiling feature creates a mesmerizing tiered effect. Banker Wires representative in Kuwait,... More

Project • By Studio TransitApartments

Camilluccia 535

The intervention involves a building replacement with demolition and reconstruction. TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions The project recovers the volume of an old building in an advanced state of degradation and abandonment, in favor of a building marked by maximum innovation and energy saving. TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions The building has four floors above ground, as well as a technical plan. The intended use remains exclusively residential for a total of three apartments, one on each floor. TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions TECMA Solutions The volume has two fronts with a regular shape covered in tra... More

Project • By KKD StudioApartments

India bulls

In the domain of ultra-luxury residential interior design, the living room assumes a paramount position, serving as the epitome of opulence and comfort. It surpasses conventional categorisations as a mere gathering area, evolving into a meticulously curated sanctuary where design transcends utilitarian considerations. Within this refined space, each constituent seamlessly harmonises to foster an ambience of unrivalled luxury. In this article, Krish Kothari, CEO & Creative Director at KKD Studio, delves into the intricacies inherent in the creation of such opulent living spaces, providing insights into the amalgamation of design, functionality, and the relentless pursuit of ultimate comfort.       Bespoke Furnishings and... More

Project • By Alumil S.AApartments

Eden Roc Residence

Eden Roc Residence is a beacon of luxury living in the heart of Limassol, offering an unparalleled blend of sophistication, comfort, and top hospitality services. Situated just half a kilometre from the captivating seafront, Eden Roc adds an impressive touch to Limassol's urban landscape, beckoning those pursuing refined living standards. Caption At the heart of Eden Roc lies its meticulously designed infrastructure, enveloped by a lush, landscaped garden and reaching a maximum height of 8 floors. Drawing inspiration from the sleek lines of a superyacht, the building's distinctive design commands attention. Its sprawling horizontal layout, spanning over 300 linear meters, fosters a sense of warmth and familiarity, setting it apart fro... More

Project • By OZA DesignPrivate Houses

Doro Apartment

IntroNearly a century ago, Battersea Power station started producing electricity for London’s expanding population.  Along the river Thames, boats carried the black coal to feed the enormous steam engines that once pumped dark clouds into the sky from its notorious four chimneys. As actors of the industrial revolution, workers walked daily out the front door of their identical row houses heading to work in the foggy streets.  Edvinas Bruzas This project has been thought as a deliberate break away from the darkness of the past to instil calm and lightness into a space that still references its historical origins.   The designWorking from the traditional canvas of a Victorian house layout, the Doro apartment ha... More