paris warehouse transformed into minimal residence by WY-TO architects
paris warehouse transformed into minimal residence by WY-TO architects paris warehouse transformed into minimal residence by WY-TO architects
dec 01, 2015

paris warehouse transformed into minimal residence by WY-TO architects

paris warehouse transformed into minimal residence by WY-TO architects
all images courtesy of WY-TO architects




‘raw sparkle’ is an interior renovation project situated in the suburbs of paris. undertaken by WY-TO architects, the 130m2 space is a former industrial warehouse turned residence. updates focus primarily on simplicity, with strong attention paid to both materials and design clarity. the home’s program is spread across two floors — ground floor & basement — with technical functions located in the areas set furthest back from natural light. most interior elements are coated with a semi-reflective finish that helps distribute sunlight, and creates dynamic reflections around the home.

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raw materials pay tribute to the industrial site’s past



video courtesy of WY-TO architects

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cabinetry was designed specifically for the project

thanks to clever partitioning, the master bedroom is totally private from the rest of the home

vertical hinge points create a dynamic pattern throughout the interior

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closet and bathroom

the wardrobe and other rooms that require less natural light are placed furthest from the windows

semi-reflective surfaces help distribute light throughout

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floor plan



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