[highlight1] Skyfall Apartment [/highlight1]
This is the renovation interior apartment in Acropolis, Athens the Skyfall apartment, build well-designed by Studio Omerta. Black, gray, white space portfolio, carefully selected furniture design, filled with works of art, full of artistic atmosphere. This modern apartment is located in central Athens, Greece, has spectacular views of the Acropolis.
The apartment is on the 9th floor and it offers a wonderful view of the Acropolis from the living room and the two bedrooms overlook the St. George church raised on the peak of the Lykabettos Mountain. The colors of the rooms are the ones that Omerta chose as their signature palette namely black, grey and white and they offer a pleasant and modern ambiance that fits in perfectly with the furniture designed by Le Corbusier + Franco Albini and by Piero Lissoni.
The artwork in this space represents a variety of styles within the contemporary genre , most of which focus on the human element. Furniture and elements are generously sized, used furniture and design elements, such as covers leather seats, a metal and glass table in the dining room, a lush carpet of pale adding additional texture and warmth to the space.
Each room also includes pieces of art mostly in the form of sculptures from different styles according to the room’s motif. The living room is large and offers a dark and warm coloring along with leather seats and the illumination pushes the design even more towards the mysterious and dream-like. The bedroom also offers a lot of space and the way towards it is lit by a circular installation that hints at the classic Kubrick film A Space Odyssey.
The latest interior design project by Studio Omerta is the renovation of a two bedroom apartment in the centre of Athens. Being situated on the 9th floor, the space enjoys the most spectacular views of the Acropolis from the living room and to the rear of the building, the bedrooms overlook the tiny church of St. George on the peak of Mt. Lykabettos.
Throughout the space, the signature colour palette of Omerta, black, grey and white was used on the surfaces which creates an ideal backdrop to the carefully selected furniture from the cream of European designers the likes of Le Corbusier + Franco Albini and Piero Lissoni. The artwork within the space represents a variety of styles within the contemporary genre, most of which concentrate on the human element.
The generous dimensions of the living room features leather covered seating units and a glass topped metal dining table, all placed on the luxuriant pile of the pale rug, adding further texture and warmth to the space. At sunset, the room adopts a dramatic, mysterious ambience enhanced by the reflections and shadows created by the subtle illumination of the intrinsically positioned lighting elements.
Access to the bedroom is lit by a futuristic circular lighting installation, reminiscent of Kubrick’s Space Odyssey which continues into the Master bedroom, an impressive space of reflective surfaces, a leather chaise longue and ample space from which to enjoy the unique Lykabettos view.
The sum total of this renovation represents an example of the possibilities of a traditional Athenian apartment when placed in the hands of a visionary design practice in order to assist the space to evolve into the highest level of urban contemporary aesthetics.
[highlight1] Project Data [/highlight1]
Project name: Skyfall Apartment
Location: Acropolis, Athens, Greece
Type: Apartment Interior
Project Year: 2012
Project Area: approx 115 sqm
Completion Year: 2013