With a panoramic view to Tejo river, TM apartment, designed by Arthur Casas Studio, is on the penthouse of a retrofit building in the heart of Lisbon. The project’s layout reflects the wishes of clients for cozy spaces to receive friends, but also to respect their privacy. Once you enter the apartment, the Portuguese tiles panel in the dining room announces the blue protagonist, a striking color in the project – also present in the Delfino armchairs and Carolina Semiatzh’s painting. Also central in this environment, the Amorfa dining table designed by Arthur Casas, is inspired by organic forms of nature and escapes from the conventional pattern, with a dynamic design to bring its users closer. Finally, the convex mirror, by studio Básico, amplifies and visually integrates the social areas.
The project also features neutral tones and wood finishings – present on the floor, woodwork, furniture and decoration – to balance the color palette and harmonize with the landscape. Other highlights in the social area are Julião Sarmento’s “all the different shades of off-white found in the studio at this time” on the living room’s main wall, the vintage coffee table and ceramics, the table lamp from Paris flea market and the table center piece by the Portuguese ceramicist Bordallo Pinheiro.
Photography : Filippo Bamberghi