living without white interiors

Similar style of interior - from same architectural tradition. Van den Broek - Bakema.

Similar style of interior – from same architectural tradition. Van den Broek – Bakema.

An act of resistance to fashion trends or to labor?
The curse of painting. The architect’s wife endures constant suggestions from friends and visitors who seek to fix the brown envelope of stained timber interiors and floors, rich chocolate brick walls.
Just paint over the tongue and groove walls, render and whitewash the brown brick, limewash the floors.

Safe enough

Safe enough

The relentlessly BROWN interior is so NOT HAMPTONS -NOT shabby chic. just modernist and…wrong.

Chocolate Brick

Chocolate Brick

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