A 290-Square-Foot Apartment in São Paulo Takes Advantage of Every Inch

By Michele Koh Morollo
A perforated concrete wall and a raised Formica platform are used to maximize limited floor space in a tiny São Paulo studio.
Working within an incredibly compact floor plan—291 square feet to be exact—Brazilian architects Marina Cardoso de Almeida and Sarah Bonanno of TRIA Arquitetura collaborated with Davis Brody Bond to create Studio Vila Olimpia, an apartment in São Paulo, Brazil, that takes advantage of...

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