Apartment K is a two-storey home in the middle of an enchanting winter sports resort in Austria, designed by
In the middle of a glamorous winter sports resort, destilat liberated a two-storey flat from its classic alpine chic to make room for the modern tastes of a young family. The aim was to fill the
The staircase to the upper floor is also completely new. The black cemented metal construction floats into the room as a self-contained structure, to be mirrored on the gallery by a Fifties-style linear railing. Like the children’s rooms, the master bedroom, with its comfy bed under the window, is equipped with en suite bathrooms. The simple furniture in terrazzo and smoked oak sometimes takes on dual functions; storage space is almost invisibly recessed into the wall, as in the entrée, due to the “missing” handles, in order to make the best use of the available space and to convey a tidy, calm impression.
The interior design by destilat pays special attention to room acoustics and lighting, which is used to set the scene for the multifaceted material aesthetics (roughly spackled and softly clad walls, blackened and glazed wood, velvety textiles, and cool metal surfaces) in an atmospheric way.
Photography by Monika Nguyen