Upper West Side Duplex, New York

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

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Bedrooms
  • 2
  • Full Baths
  • 3
  • Structure
  • Apartment
  • Style
  • Modern
  • Square Feet
  • 1500
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