Family room floor plan The open floor plan championed by early modernists Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe and Walter Gropius, amongst others is as relevant lately in house design because it was once in the early 20th century. But modern lifestyles still requires, at varying times, practical, aesthetic, visible & auditory isolation. The following examples discover the intersection of openness & isolation, appearing how we will supply separation without shedding the openness we crave. Rooms within a area, partial partitions, material dividers & open cabinets create privateness and intimacy at the same time as holding the connection.
October 7, 2017