Present day Cave Dwelling in Outdated Jaffa District

The renowned Israeli architectural studio Pitsou Kedem had created this present day cave dwelling in outdated Jaffa district, Tel Aviv, turning it into luminous, dynamic space that opens in the direction of the sea. The contemporary minimalism in furnishing common for the architect’s signature…

The renowned Israeli architectural studio Pitsou Kedem had created this present day cave dwelling in outdated Jaffa district, Tel Aviv, turning it into luminous, dynamic space that opens in the direction of the sea. The contemporary minimalism in furnishing common for the architect’s signature design sits quite properly with the exclusive structures and shapes of the space. The rounded arches, ceilings, and openings of the original construct are enhanced by clever architectural and style insertions.

Fragile round glass lamps, the soft corners of the furnishings, arched windows and doors, niches and intriguing openings – all is a harmonious translation of the unique cave structure into a modern day dynamic language. The spaces exuberate tranquility and luxury the newly integrated areas are not closed with doors but left open, allowing views towards the sea from each a single of them like the bathroom premises – a beautiful spot to take pleasure in the sea view.

Row materials palate: polished concrete floors, the original above hundreds of years previous stonework, the white plaster that enhances the luminosity of the premises are aiming in the direction of organic however modern expression. The shade palate is restrained, keeping the pure emanation of the whites’ dominant, black accents and all-natural wood comprehensive the arrangement and of course the signature minimal colorful touch, this time in vivid yellow – jazzes up the color composition. This venture is a magnificent example of how to integrate modern minimalist language and eminent type into a gorgeous historical shell.  Photography by Amit Geron.

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Cave, District, Dwelling, Jaffa, Outdated, Present

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