Known for the modern design that he creates for his clients, at home, Mikel takes a more restrained approach marked by the elegant use of small details and a love for historic cultural objects. The living room coffee table is a perfect example of his approach. The books are large enough to be attention-grabbers and they fit seamlessly, along with the table itself, into the room’s overall color scheme.
Encompassed almost entirely in glass, this contemporary conference room uses minimalism and sleek lines to create a calming and cool environment for meetings or solitary project work. A large contemporary conference table and office chairs with striking lines work effortlessly on an understated graphic area rug.
Hand scraped and hand stained white oak wood flooring and beautiful brown butcher block counters add details to the dining area. The open floor plan and modern minimalism highlight the functional and spacious design approach. The windows add more dimension and the outside becomes simply an extension of the interior space.
This modern bedroom exudes minimalism with the simplicity of the white linens on a wooden sleigh bed adorned with a leaf patterned throw pillow in green. The high peaked ceiling allow light to reflect in the almost exclusively white space. A white clear based lamp sits atop a unique wooden nesting nightstand.
A mix of natural elements blends harmoniously in the loft and stairwell of this modern and minimal home. From the concrete floor to the rustic wood accent wall to the natural wood ceiling, the surfaces help connect the home's interiors to its rugged natural setting. Citron bedding draws the eye to the light-filled sleeping loft.
Glass walls fully retract to open the living and dining spaces of this modern home to its natural outdoor setting. The hillside views are rugged and natural, and organic interior elements help connect the indoor and outdoor vistas. Clean lined, modern furniture fits with the clean, geometric planes of the architecture. Meanwhile, the open-concept plan keeps the sight lines open and clear.
The two-toned wood grid flooring adds dimension and style to this minimalist neutral bedroom. The grid flooring echoes the grid ceiling, and the carpet runner incorporates a touch of softness into the space.
Bleached wood and glass give this bedroom in Lugano, Switzerland, a clean, crisp serenity that's in tune with the natural surroundings. Cove lighting casts the room in a warm glow, while built-in storage and furnishings keep the space simple, minimal and zen.
Glass rails open up this modern stairway, all but disappearing against the white walls. An entire wall of the upstairs hallway is used to create an open-plan office space, with built-in bookshelves that emphasize the home's horizontal lines. Loads of windows bring in natural light and showcase the sweeping views.