Contemporary Cabinetry for Contemporary Architecture
VISUALIZE HOW RESIDENTIAL ARCHITECTS CAN TRANSFORM YOUR LIVING SPACE.
A efficient contemporary renovation for a single-family apartment for four. The original structure, with rooms for staff, a double hall and long hallways with lots of doors has been transformed into a spacious, transparent dwelling full of light and air.
A kitchen in combination with cabinets from floor to ceiling has laser-cut front panels, all spray painted white. This pattern results in a dynamic mixture of open and closed cabinets, the holes also function as integrated handgrips. The transparency of the object’s skin gives depth to the volume which is complimented by furniture like the Grcic chair one. An atrium with open staircases brings natural light from a large roof light into the living area. Along the open staircase a wall of two stories high is covered with clear pine wood, and connects the two levels. Upstairs the master bedroom is situated next to a large bathroom with a finish of structured tiles from Patricia Urquola, glass, and wooden cabinets.
The custom cabinetry helped transform the space to make it unique and their own while provide very efficient space utilization. Bringing contemporary architecture like this to Kansas City reinvigorates the traditional thinking in the residential market.