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A’MIGALHADA – Studio Ødegaard

The Art of Sharing Thoughts and Bringing People Together Around a Table

Quietly set in the heart of Lisbon’s thrilling Príncipe Real neighbourhood, Peter Ødegaard’s home away from home is a sight for sore eyes.

Issue No. 9

A Woman's Touch

We called issue Nº9 “A Woman’s Touch” for the strong and inspiring women we have met along the way.

At Home With Mies Talks & Dinner

Launch of Issue No. 9

Openhouse celebrated the launch of issue Nº9 with a private dinner and hold a series of talks with great names in architecture, art, and design.

Luca Longobardi and the House Concert

The group turned into an audience by the simple fact of sharing the wait for the music, winds up exchanging opinions, drinking and reading short stories.

A Home for all in the Heart of Oxford

In 2007, a group of Oxford University students launched Student Hubs Oxford, a charity that enables students to volunteer and make a difference.

Between the Rocks

Casa Pedregal

When Barragán first walked into El Pedregal, a barren land of volcanic rocks in the suburbs of Mexico City, a utopia came to mind.

Valerie Traan Gallery

Collecting subjects and objects

In what used to be an old convent in Antwerps historical centre, Valerie Traan Gallery is constantly exploring the boundaries of art, design & architecture.

Roth Bar & Grill

The Heart of A Comunity

Clearly, Steve and Jules Horrell are no ordinary restauranteurs…

Joana Biarnés

A keen photographic eye

Truly great people tend to stand out for their humility. At least that is the case of Joana Biarnés, Spain’s first female photojournalist.

Casa Canvas

We are open

Thayse Viegas & Maurizio Bergo decided to turn their private home into a innovative art gallery & design studio aiming at promoting emerging talents.

Casa Mãe

Creative Escape

Creative souls combined their talents in the genesis of Casa Mãe and today it reflects the best of modern Portugal - handcrafted, sustainable and with a simple, tranquil beauty.

Rosa Orrantia

An avant-garde heritage

Rosa Orrantia is the owner of Persuade, one of the world’s top fashion boutiques located in Bilbao.

Threading Cultural Bridges

Thread

Thread was set up as a dynamic artist residency program where International and Senegalese artists can meet, exchange and create.

Kettle’s Yard

A Way of Love

In Cambridge, close to the University, four tiny cottages were meld together in 1957 by painter H.S. Jim Ede and turned into a beautiful house-art gallery.

House of Toogood

Faye Toogood

House of Toogood resides on a once neglected corner plot, where now this home has taken root as a place of nurturing under the care of a very special design family.

A Salon to Call Home

Nes Creative

Where does work life end and home life begin? For Natalie Shirinian and Elizabeth Baudouin there is no answer.

Breaking the boundaries of convention

Solo Office

Ideas are intangible; they have led us to design cities and establish ways of life from the beginning of time. They have no boundaries, and those which we attribute to them are often artifices that we imposed upon ourselves, so long ago that our minds have forgotten.

Nature’s palette

Dining with Alexandre Gauthier

Just two hours from Paris an elegant sixteenth century farmhouse awaits you, laying on the edge of a quiet river lined with aromatic plants and centenarian trees.

At Home With Mies

Exhibition by Openhouse & USM

Openhouse together with USM transformed the Barcelona Pavilion by Mies van der Rohe into a house.

Rooftop Smokehouse

The many flowers of smoke

It started in Barcelona, when a group of friends who missed the food from their home countries, began to cook.

Kisaragi, the rebirth of plants

HIDA

Hida is an area known for its master carpenters, the Hida-takumi, whose distinctive and impeccable technique made them highly sought after throughout history.

Iberital

Forward-looking vision

This Catalan brand does not aspire to follow market trends but to set them, and the creation of a healthy eco-friendly coffee-maker forms part of this goal.

Espacio 88

Architecture, Coffee and An Open Door

The building located at Pamplona St. No.88 used to be a warehouse and storage space covered in graffiti.

Kisaragi

HIDA

Surrounded by the Northern Alps, the mountainous Hida region of the Gifu Prefecture is in the centre of the archipelago, 90 percent of which is forested.

Teixidors

Commitment in its purest form

Solo Houses

Building houses with Christian Bourdais

We drove for two hours through the grape vines that surround either side of the highway down to Tarragona, ascending the the mountain range and the Parc Natural Els Ports.

Expormim

Quality, perfection & timeless elegance

Quality, perfection & timeless elegance.

A. Lange & Söhne

Tradition Through Time

Santa & Cole

Barcelona

Santa & Cole was conceived by Nina Masó, Gabriel Ordeig Cole, and Javier Nieto Santa during the summer of 1985.

Casa Helsinki

A home from home

After months dealing with fear of the new and the unknown, I decided to allocate the spare room I had at home to accommodating travellers in my hometown, Córdoba.

Casa Wabi

A wall uniting art and community

A line drawn across a piece of paper turned Casa Wabi into a reality when Tadao Ando first sketched.

The Pale Blue Door

Tony's story

My name is Tony Hornecker and I started an illegal clandestine restaurant, in my house, in London.