studio MK27 fits out luxury three-floor penthouse in são paulo
studio MK27 fits out luxury three-floor penthouse in são paulo studio MK27 fits out luxury three-floor penthouse in são paulo
sep 18, 2016
studio MK27 fits out luxury three-floor penthouse in são paulo


high-end materials such as late tera wood panels, travertine marble adorn the surfaces of this three-storey penthouse in são paulo designed by brazilian architecture firm studio MK27. the expansive apartment led to accentuation of circulation spaces, whilst establishing a clear understanding for the residents and their guests.

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the large corridors simultaneously serve as galleries for the clients’ art collection and display, as well as fluid architectural spaces in themselves. studio MK27 focused on instilling a cozy and solemn atmosphere. the penthouse spans across three floors. the bedrooms are based on the first, on the second floor there is the kitchen, a home office, dining room and living room. lastly, the library and spa is located on the top floor which also features a covered pool, a winter garden and a gym.

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the library lounge takes advantage of the double-ceiling height

 

 

 

the spacious lounge and library room has been wrapped in floor-to-ceiling bookshelves – taking advantage of the double ceiling height. from this space, there is a panoramic view looking out towards the city, framed by a window that interrupts the punctuated sequence of the shelving system.

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the winter garden

 

 

 

ochre, tints of beige and reddish tones establish a warm ambience throughout. the living room layouts – with floor lighting, sofas and club chairs, as well as end tables – define spaces for social gatherings and further emphasizes the spatial continuity and amplitude.

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indoor pool wrapped in late terra wood panels

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all the bedrooms are organized on the first floor

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the corridors simultaneously serve as galleries for the clients’ art collection and display

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the fundamental premise was for the architecture to create a cozy and solemn atmosphere

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the fundamental premise was for the architecture to create a cozy and solemn atmosphere

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the library has floor-to-ceiling wooden shelves suggesting that even the books can serve as future space lining

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the reddish tones, used also on the upholstery, adds to the warm ambience throughout

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