Old Podol apartment
Area: 180 m2
Location: Kyiv, Ukraine
Architects: Konstantin Kashchuk, Artem Kostiuchenko,Vitaly Vorobey
The Old Podol Apartment is located in the historical part of Kiev, in a 19th-century house. This spacious apartment has been designed and implemented for a young couple. As frequent visitors of the European countries, they wanted to live in a modern, stylish space with a touch of typical interior elements of old Paris.
Arched window openings, high ceilings, a restored parquet straight from Paris, sculpting on the walls and art-objects create the very desired atmosphere of France. The apartments stays modern due to the technical equipment and selection of the furniture. The space is filled in with everything necessary for a comfortable life.
Considering the client’s wishes, the common space is designed as a combo-zone of kitchen, dining room and living room. Also another combo-zone of master-bedroom, bathroom and dressing room. Zoning of all spaces is carried out mainly due to decorative and furniture elements. Between the bedroom and the living room area there is a place for private office that combines everything necessary for productive time spending.
An important decision in the creation of the Old Podol project was the emphasis on colors and good lighting. The main white color was complemented by natural shades of wood, stone and metal. In addition to the main lamp-lighting, the lounge atmosphere is created by decorative light sources of the world’s famous brands.
All in all the client gets a classic space with some modern touches. The highlight of the apartment is the combination of several zones and due to this, the preservation of the effect of spaciousness. Thanks to the comfortable work with the client, it was possible to design and implement the Old Podol project in accordance with the client’s wishes and on time.
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