Appartamento AL by Archiplan Studio

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Archiplan Studio’s apartment in Mantova, Italy explores the relationship between natural and artificial, as well as imperfections that might arise in the design process. Under its slanted roof with exposed beams, the apartment features coated concrete, hanging brass accents, and IKEA furnishings. With such details of construction evident—in the beams, for example, and in textured brick walls—the minimalist décor sustains gritty undertones.

Janet

Janet

Janet is a senior at Kenyon College studying English with a Creative Writing emphasis. She has a particular affinity for American literature, and enjoys discovering the narrative(s) behind a piece of art. GBlog is her blogging debut, and she is grateful for newfound exposure to objects such as the “Bug Light.” (She favors the stately praying mantis.)

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