Upper West Side Duplex, New York

New York, New York
Location
  • New York, New York
  • Structure
  • Apartment
  • Type
  • Modern
  • Square Feet
  • 1500
  • Bedrooms
  • 2
  • Full Baths
  • 3
  • This 1,800sf duplex renovation, designed for a retired couple, is based on a set of ancient design aesthetics, embraced by the Owners during the years the family lived/worked in Japan. These include the ideals of wabi (transient stark beauty), sabi (patina, aging), and yūgen (profound subtlety). The space divides into public/private. The lower level is an open utilitarian space for dining/ entertainment with floor-width views and sliding Shoji screens. The private bedrooms on the upper level, feature a sequence of graceful forms around a central core wall. Dropped-ceiling-planes with lit edges create a spatial-openness. This job exemplifies Enso “circle” the absolute in strength/elegance/void.

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    Modern home with bath room. Master Bathroom Photo  of Upper West Side Duplex, New York

    Master Bathroom

    Modern home with living room. Open Tread Staircase Photo 2 of Upper West Side Duplex, New York

    Open Tread Staircase

    Modern home with staircase. Open Living Area Photo 3 of Upper West Side Duplex, New York

    Open Living Area

    Modern home with kitchen. Open Kitchen Photo 4 of Upper West Side Duplex, New York

    Open Kitchen

    Modern home with bath room. Powder Room Photo 5 of Upper West Side Duplex, New York

    Powder Room

    Modern home with closet storage type, interior, swing door type, and hallway. Master Bedroom Hallway Closets Photo 6 of Upper West Side Duplex, New York

    Master Bedroom Hallway Closets

    Modern home with study, medium hardwood floor, and office. Home Study - Millwork Detail Photo 7 of Upper West Side Duplex, New York

    Home Study - Millwork Detail