/Lundgaard & Tranberg, Copenhagen’s Tietgen Student Hall (Tietgenkollegiet) is a seven-story circular residential building outfitted with everything a college student would want, including a bike workshop, music rehearsal rooms and gourmet kitchens.
Through struggle, we become more beautiful. kintsukuroi- "to repair with gold"; the art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken.
At a Southern California ranch by Geoff Sumich Design, the ironwood table and chairs decorate the great room’s dining area. Dogger, by Elliott Puckette, hangs on the concrete column. The stairs lead to the library, which is suspended above the kitchen.