Contemporary Decor Boosts Sculptural Spaces In Miami
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Certain details might be expected in a Miami-area penthouse residence overlooking picturesque Biscayne Bay: floor-to-ceiling windows that offer unobstructed views of the water; expansive, eye-catching spaces in which to entertain guests; and maybe even a dash of drama–a grand staircase, perhaps, or lavish finishes befitting a luxury hotel.
This Brickell penthouse had none of the above when architect and interior designer Sandra Diaz-Velasco first set foot in the space. Instead, she found rooms with low ceilings and angled walls, all surrounding a floating metal staircase. The assortment of windows did little to emphasize the compelling vistas, and materials such as glossy black marble made the 1978 dwelling look every bit its age. (Read more…)