30 Mar '18, 5pm

Micro-apartment redesigned like a 'toolbox' in heritage building (Video)

Micro-apartment redesigned like a 'toolbox' in heritage building (Video)

, we get a look into this charming, minimalist redo of a 24-square-metre (258 square feet) apartment in an Art Deco building known as the Cairo Flats . Originally constructed in 1935 by architect Best Overend , it demonstrated the minimum flat concept, which which "[provided] maximum amenity in minimum space for minimum rent" and featured transformer furniture and the newest appliances of the era. In his renovation of what is his own residence here in Cairo Flats, architect Nicholas Agius has refined the concept further, adding a integrated kitchen unit that functions almost like a "toolbox." Watch:

Full article: https://www.treehugger.com/interior-design/fitzroy-micro-...

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