This project, completed spring 2013, was a great one. The clients approached us with a wish to develop their period house situated with a lake to the east and a wooded area to the west. You could not describe the beauty of the site and views, nor the peaceful feeling the place evokes. Our role was to carefully remove a set of disintegrating metal sheds, which were located to the rear and leaned to the gable of the house. The sheds held special memories for the clients – of childhood days and father’s workshop. Our concept was to create a …
5 years ago we sat in a cafe in Rio de Janeiro (see photo above) and pledged to start a practice on our return to Dublin. Note how carefree, tanned and young we look. Fast forward to present and we are still as happy about our decision, if a little more wrinkled and pale. We’ve realised some great projects along the way and have had the privilege of working with fantastic clients, consultants, contractors and craftspeople. Thanks to all for your support.
This recently completed refurbishment project entailed rationalising the return of a period Dublin 6 home. A series of dark, small rooms were opened out to create a bright and spacious kitchen-dining space. A large picture window frames a view to the garden beyond. The kitchen and dining table were designed and constructed using the same materials to keep the palette simple.
Before and after – the Studio Red effect!