January 5, 2015 Dinorah Matias-Melendez

How a Simple Design Element Drastically Transformed a Space


Transforming spaces into exciting ones for their users is the most fascinating feeling in the architectural field.

This staircase could have been a boring enclosed passthrough, but the simple gesture of reinterpreting the wall ended impacting the whole space. It also gives a nicer feeling  when used, plus a more enjoyable and pleasant experience.

When designing a space, follow this concept that always work…[Tweet “Create a focal point & keep the rest simpler. It brings balance & drama. @dmmstudionyc “]

Project © Kila Bidgood Interior Design.

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Have you had a successful makeover in a space by changing only one element? Share your experience with me right below in the comments. I would love to read about it.

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About the Author

Dinorah Matias-Melendez Founder & principal of DMM Studio, LLC, a NYC-based architectural & landscape firm that designs sustainable & contemporary spaces that uplift the user's experience. She holds a B.S. in Architecture, a M.S. in Landscape Design, and a LEED accreditation that validates her eco-sound expertise. She ♥ animals, living in NYC and ✈ around the world.