Voltaire: A Relaxed Condominium in 1920’s Industrial Setting up with Centre Island Addition
Located in Paris, 11ᵗʰ arrondissement, Voltaire is a household undertaking by SABO with 775 SF / 72 m² in dimensions. This condominium is made to supply a comfy dwelling area in a 1920’s industrial developing. The central island’s sole addition is plenty of particularly to determine some spaces in this condominium. The rough ceiling would make this condominium is diverse from other flats.
Remaining in a 1920’s industrial setting up doesn’t indicate this condominium can not be a comfy and attractive location for residing. The architect strips the first space of square proportions down to the raw concrete. The sole addition of a central island can outline the selection of areas in this condominium, together with entrance, primary residing space, dressing, horizontal and vertical circulations. There is no need for any wall or partitions.
The looping circulation can generate a refined gradation among the additional non-public places and the primary area. The apartment tough ceiling operates throughout the condominium continuously. There are 40 aluminum sheets in the island cladding which are mounted, anodized, folded, punched on a metallic structure. The prospective for many privateness eventualities and lights are delivered by the manipulation of perforated shutters.
Other than the tough ceiling, an fascinating search from this condominium interior also arrives from its raw concrete to each room proportion. In order to make a balanced design and style, white and gray dominate the total rooms of this apartment. These shades are merged with the wooden ground to develop and deliver a warm sensation.