BACK TO NATURE
In the modern and rapid development of Beijing, there are many tall buildings, The fast pace of people’s life shows the busyness of the city. Beijing is also a city with diverse cultures, tradition and modernity coexist. Old alleys, art galleries, and fashionable districts make this city full of infinite vitality.
▼空间概览，overall view of the space ©叶松
LESS IS MORE
Adhering to the concept of “great house to simplicity” and eliminating the superfluous things, the designer hopes to give more spiritual connotations to the space, combined with the obby and professional attributes, natural, zen, Chinese kung fu elements to create a forest in the city, as if place oneself in nature, can quietly breathing and meditation.
▼设计草图，design sketch ©时上建筑空间设计事务所
The residence is facing Beijing CBD and Chaoyang Park area, and the design of large windows in the living room blurs the boundary between the city and space. The same goes for the interior of the space. The projector and fireplace are hidden in a white wall, seemingly simple but subtle and moving, which is the best interpretation of nature.
▼客厅，巨大的开窗模糊城市与空间的边界，living room with large window, blurring the boundary between the city and the space ©叶松
▼窗户和空间细部，closer view of the window and the space ©叶松
KONGFU & ZEN
The space integrates oriental aesthetics and Zen ideology, exuding a quiet and elegant style. The minimalist black, white and gray produce various poetic moments in the flow of light and shadow. The entire black display cabinet can be used to store collectibles and books, showing the owner’s aesthetic taste in life.
▼以黑白为主色调的空间，space in black and white tone ©叶松
▼简洁的家具和材料，simple furniture and materials ©叶松
The corridor, as the connecting point of the space, is like a bridge to add creativity to the entire space. There are cabinets for storing daily necessities, art installations with water drops, and a concave shaped wall, facing the space in a gesture of embracing the space. With the entrance door, people feel that the space is full of original power.
▼造型墙，shaped wall ©叶松
Use a modeling wall with storage function and fireplace function to distinguish the corridor and the dining area. The circular element on the top surface symbolizes the sky and the universe, echoes the ground, and integrates nature and space.
▼具有收纳和壁炉功能的造型墙区分走廊和餐厅区域，shaped wall with storage space and fireplace defining the corridor and the dining space ©叶松
▼造型墙细部，closer view to the shaped wall ©叶松
Let the space produce distance, in order to explore the relationship between things, through the “between” dialogue, space has a kind of vitality.
▼餐厅，dining space ©叶松
Based on the original layout, in order to meet the different dining needs of the owner, the designer has divided a western kitchen area, and the grey glass cabinet can store wine, tableware, etc.
▼西厨区，western kitchen area ©叶松
Since there is no balcony space in the house, the designer created a courtyard at the entrance of the bedroom. The black “wood box” distinguishes the surrounding environment and is covered with an old stone slab, just like walking through the forest.
▼黑色木盒子区分空间，black wood box defining the space ©叶松
▼入户庭院，courtyard at the entrance ©叶松
▼卧室入口，entrance of the courtyard ©叶松
The designer pays great attention to the privacy and comfort of the bedroom, choosing simple and elegant colors and texture materials to match, quiet and restrained. The living space is divided into three rooms and an assistant room. Among them, the master bedroom has been re-planned with a cloakroom and a spa space.
▼带有衣帽间的主卧，master’s bedroom with cloak room ©叶松
▼主卧，master’s bedroom ©叶松
Without too much decoration, in addition to satisfying the basic needs of life, the designer hopes that the owner can also interact with the space, changing the artwork and furniture according to his preferences, and always produce different surprises.
▼次卧，没有过多装饰的空间，bedrooms, space without too much decoration ©叶松
Finally, thanks to Mr. Xiang and Mrs. Xiang for their trust and support. Thedesigner hope to create a space that reflects a certain lifestyle and makes people feel at home. In such a space can freely enjoy the warmth and touch.
▼住宅中的艺术装置，art installations in the space ©叶松