A 376-Square-Foot Apartment in Brazil Goes From Too Tight to Just Right

Architect Leandro Garcia revamps a one-bedroom apartment to create a compact yet comfortable home for a mother and her 13-year-old son.
Text by

In Curitiba, Brazil, architect Leandro Garcia transformed a 376-square-foot one-bedroom condo into a remarkably efficient two-bedroom home for Eveline Favero and her 13-year-old son, Domingos. "It seemed we’d asked for too many things, considering this is such a small place—but the remodel exceeded our expectations," Eveline says.

Join Dwell+ to Continue

Subscribe to Dwell+ to get everything you already love about Dwell, plus exclusive home tours, video features, how-to guides, access to the Dwell archive, and more. You can cancel at any time.

Try Dwell+ for FREE

Already a Dwell+ subscriber? Sign In

Save