Too Close Is Never Close Enough
A place where artists from anywhere in the world, who wish to know Lisbon better, come to stay and share the city from this unique point of view.
The Stage Makes a Comeback
As the staircase rises, the house becomes a theatre, concert venue, flamenco tablao, or whatever it needs to be.
He lights a cigarette; the smoke is dense and it curls among the sculptures that surround him.
At Villa Lena
The contrasts of Villa Lena are both in its life and its design, serenity and wildness in equal measure, whichever you require.
John Pawson and Claudio Silvestrin
A towering and meditative villa nesting amongst the trees yet striking in contrast to the backdrop of the sky, it was designed and built by John Pawson and Claudio Silvestrin.
Georgia O'Keeffe's Abiquiú Home
American Painter O’Keeffe was an immensely private figure who carefully crafted her persona & shaped a perimeter between her public & private worlds.
Toni & Ester
Product and interior designer, Antoni Arola, took us on a tour of, what used to be a large open warehouse, that together with
partner Ester Rovira, they divided into distinct spaces, and even took the roof off one part to create a central open courtyard and roof terrace.
A Hands-on Touch
At Openhouse we have a love for quality, that is why we knew we had to work with Jason Gregory, the driving force behind MAKR.
A Private Paradise on the Amalfi Coast
Hidden from the madding crowds but still within easy reach of Amalfi Coast’s many attractions lies a private paradise: Ca’ Pa’.
At home with Mira Schröder
I first knew about Bless in London many years ago, but it wasn’t until I was working in Persuade in Bilbao that I understood the complexity of their work.
Francesca Sarti & Food
Francesca has developed forms of experimentation that push and blur the boundaries of food design since she founded Arabeschi di Latte.
Where does work life end and home life begin? For Natalie Shirinian and Elizabeth Baudouin there is no answer.
Dining with Alexandre Gauthier
An elegant sixteenth century farmhouse on the edge of a quiet river lined with aromatic plants and centenarian trees.
The Art of Sharing Thoughts Around a Table
Quietly set in Lisbon’s thrilling Príncipe Real neighbourhood, Peter Ødegaard’s home away from home is a sight for sore eyes.
Brand Editorial Issue 6
Selected pieces from Enea, Zuzunaga, Lobster's Day, Marset, Teixidors, Carl Hansen & Søn, Gebrüeder Thonet Vienna and Usm.
A Woman's Touch
We called issue Nº9 “A Woman’s Touch” for the strong and inspiring women we have met along the way.
Going with our instinct, we simply went ahead and filled the store with all our favourite things and follow our true personal style because, well really, where’s the fun in that?
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.
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.
In 2007, a group of Oxford University students launched Student Hubs Oxford, a charity that enables students to volunteer and make a difference.
When Barragán first walked into El Pedregal, a barren land of volcanic rocks in the suburbs of Mexico City, a utopia came to mind.
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.
The Heart of A Comunity
Steve and Jules Horrell are no ordinary restauranteurs: they farm 1000 acres and still find time to host pumpkin festivals for the kids.
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.
Creative souls combined their talents in the genesis of Casa Mãe, which reflects the best of modern Portugal with a simple beauty.
An avant-garde heritage
Rosa Orrantia is the owner of Persuade, one of the world’s top fashion boutiques located in Bilbao.
Vila Tugendat of Mies van der Rohe
It’s June in Brno and we are outside the Vila Tugendhat, Mies van der Rohe’s modernist house in the leafy neighbourhood of Èerná Pole, not far from the centre of town.
Thread was set up as a dynamic artist residency program where International and Senegalese artists can meet, exchange and create.
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 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.
Ideas are intangible. They have led us to design cities and establish ways of life from the beginning of time.
Roy Carpenter's Beach
It’s been 100 years since Roy Carpenter purchased the large parcel of land that stretches south towards the sandy shores of Matunuck, Rhode Island.