I also went to some fancy houses in Central Europe. The first was simply across the street from me, where German architect Jörg Ebers innovatively transforms an “unbuildable” empty lot in Berlin-Mitte into a colorful multilevel house.
An interior piece on Christian and Ingrid Reder’s apartment in the shadow of the Stephan’s Cathedral in Vienna. A formidable collection of Austrian art frames a collection of hundreds of books and midcentury furniture.
Then a mini-museum in the mountains: Zurich gallerist Eva Presenhuber’s house in Lower Engadine village of Vnà, by architects Andreas Fuhrimann and Gabriele Hächler.
Soaring ceilings and convertible spaces in an old brewery space-gone-luxe apartment loft in Berlin.
and Karin Sander’s quirky, brilliant apartment/art studio in Berlin, by architects Sauerbruch Hutton.