The apartment s cavernous brick stone supports and ceiling have been left nude unadorned with alterations that would only detract from their beauty. The challenge was to restore the structure s old characteristics including the arches and stone and beach sand walls while creating more open and modern spaces one can freely float in and out of.
What is most interesting about the jaffa apartment whose balconies all face west towards mediterranean waters is despite the dichotomy of old and new a sense of harmony is still omnipresent.
A Castle Like Apartment In Israel By Pitsou Kedem Architects. The dialogue both the verbal and the design between the designer and the architect developed into an architectural project that broke through the accepted boundaries for the design of a residential apartment. The jaffa apartment by pitsou kedem architect is a design than maintains the architectural history of its building while pushing the envelope with a progressive minimal interior. Rfr holding llc appointed leading israeli architects pitsou kedem architects in collaboration with baranowitz goldberg architects to design one of the largest and most exclusive penthouses in israel with services and amenities by the jaffa hotel residences encompassing an entire floor of 1 500m and an exclusive rooftop of 1 000m the penthouse combines antiquity with modern luxury.
Overlooking the crumbling and abandoned structure that once housed the dolphinarium a stroll around the perimeter of the apartment is like taking a bird s eye view city tour the charles clore promenade jaffa s ancient kasbah all are woven into organic and ever changing live scenes. Old meets new in this amazing apartment rehab in tel aviv israel. Studio de lange architects image courtesy of architects office kol tzivion residential project located in one of central israel s earliest communities and sitting on a hilly 1000 m plot this home was created for a young family of 5.
Pitsou kedem architects recently completed this 100 sq meter castle like apartment project in old jaffa tel aviv israel. The n apartment is located over an entire floor in one of the luxury towers recently built along tel aviv s beachfront offering a full panoramic view of the city. N apartment is a residential project recently completed by tel aviv based pitsou kedem architects.
A castle like apartment project in old jaffa designed by pitsou kedem architects. Aged stone walls punctuated by grand arched openings serve as a backdrop to the rooms within this jaffa apartment which has been overhauled by architecture practice pitsou kedem. 17 nov 2015 concrete cut house in ramat gan ramat gan design.
Whether it be built in a dense urban fabric on a high mountain or a narrow deep canyon each building is measured by its sky. The building was designed as tribute to and a reflection of jerry s precise and meticulous design language. Single family apartment the skyline the meeting of earth and heaven is the archimedean point in every swath of architecture that orients the building in its surrounding.