Lifts and Architecture
The lifts blends symbiotically with the surrounding space
and is no longer a cold and industrial element,
as it captures the environment unique mood.
It reveals its soul by following a process of innovation,
constantly shifting between aesthetics and functionality.
Bold designs with compelling colour combinationsare conceived to encapsulate
the subtle boundary between art, craftsmanship and design.
Lines are shaped by their own distinctive aesthetics that builds the identity
of environments and spaces with unmistakable features.
From context to material and to material to form.
Company Headquarters – Bronte, Australia – 2013
The transparency of the envelope is reflected in the layout of the interior spaces as well as in the lift with opposite entrances.
At each level, open spaces alternate with rooms closed by transparent partitions, overlooking bright internal atriums.
A new skin for the building
Boutique Hotel – Ghent, Belgium – 2017
In a modernised environment characterized by materials with strong contrasting colours, rustic and contemporary stiles seamlessly blend, creating new scenarios and new ways of living. The lift fits neutral between the materiality of brick, ceramics, wood and copper.
Openness and transparency
Office Building – Hunters Hill, Australia – 2009
Interior spaces of an office building, distributed on several levels alternating closed and open rooms, defined by large glazed backgrounds that continue on the central lift structure, interspersed with brown wood laminated surfaces.
The culture of restoration
Business Centre – Moscow, Russia – 2015
The original system has been modernised preserving the original features, while adding contemporary chromatic interiors and textured materials. The monumental building upgrades the aesthetics of the lift with geometrically patterned doors.
Coherence of space and materials
Apartment – Vaucluse, Australia – 2013
The scenic finishes of the open staircase and the material cladding the lift shaft define the environment and characterize the architecture of the two-level building, by creating a connection between the levels and engaging with continuity the lift car.