Kristen Rivoli Interior Design
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A mix of old and new to create a comfortable living area midcentury-living-room

A mix of old and new to create a comfortable living area

Renovation of a condo in the renowned Museum Tower bldg for a second generation owner looking to update the space for their young family. They desired a look that was comfortable, creating multi functioning spaces for all family members to enjoy, combining the iconic style of mid century modern designs and family heirlooms.


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July 9, 2013
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Silver from the client's aunt and mother mix with iconic furnishings chosen from MoMA’s archives. “We didn’t want every piece to be iconic; this is a home, not a museum, and it needed to have a comfortable feel”

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March 19, 2015
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March 11, 2015
case for dr
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February 26, 2015
Builtin 2 cover TV
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February 24, 2015
Wood and white
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February 10, 2015
shelves over drawers
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February 7, 2015
Black and timber shelving
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February 4, 2015
Shelves and hidden tv
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January 25, 2015
Cover partial shelf
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January 21, 2015
Bookcase with central doors to hide tv
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January 14, 2015
Paint tv cabinet
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Flower arrangement,
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December 29, 2014
Chairs and piano
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December 27, 2014
sliding door to cover tv
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December 19, 2014
the sliding door covering the tv
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December 7, 2014
built-in with a door to hide the TV
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November 28, 2014
Walnut. & white shelves
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November 25, 2014
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November 3, 2014
White and wood bookcase
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Bookshelf w places to hide stuff
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Wall unit
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Basement Storage
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Tv oculta
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August 10, 2014
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August 9, 2014
Hidden tv
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August 7, 2014
Mueble con tele cubierta
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July 19, 2014
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Wall unit
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July 1, 2014
Coffee table
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June 23, 2014
Clean drawers on bottom look modern
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June 9, 2014
Coffee table
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May 25, 2014
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May 23, 2014
The table
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May 20, 2014
Noguchi table
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May 16, 2014
nice table
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May 13, 2014
fabric on chairs at left.
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May 8, 2014
sliding door ve glass middle table
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May 7, 2014
Really like the end table
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April 19, 2014
Coffee table
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April 2, 2014
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March 26, 2014
could we Ikea hack this?
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March 24, 2014
wall unit
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February 25, 2014
too obvious of trying to hide a tv
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February 23, 2014
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February 18, 2014
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February 18, 2014
black and glass coffee table / like/ need light rug under
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February 12, 2014
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February 10, 2014
Love floral arrangement, noguchi table
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February 10, 2014
Marrón & blanco
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January 26, 2014
Coffee table
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January 12, 2014
Bookcase for media room
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January 12, 2014
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December 20, 2013
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December 18, 2013
Built in TV cover
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December 12, 2013
Living room tab
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December 12, 2013
Cool table & chairs
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December 9, 2013
Display cabinet
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November 29, 2013
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November 22, 2013
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November 7, 2013
Tv could be hung in box next to shelves and door slides across
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October 27, 2013
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October 20, 2013
3 sided glass
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Coffee table decoration
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October 6, 2013
interesting cover for tv and different color panels
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September 27, 2013
bookcase wall
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September 26, 2013
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coffee table
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September 15, 2013
preciosa mesa
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coffee table
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September 8, 2013
decor in cubbies
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September 8, 2013
nice update to pine book shelf for basement
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September 8, 2013
bookshelves with sliding panel to hide tv
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September 3, 2013
Al lado del TV
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August 26, 2013
Love the zebra arm chairs
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August 11, 2013
Lensemble est beau
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August 7, 2013
flooring, shelves, color
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July 29, 2013
coffe table
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July 28, 2013
Bookshelves w ? Tv
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July 26, 2013
Media storage
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July 23, 2013
built ins and door to hide tv?
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Hyller med tv inne i
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sliding panel
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Board idea
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May 31, 2013
The bookshelve
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May 31, 2013
Purpose of white? Tv projector screen?
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May 30, 2013
Like the animal print chairs
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May 29, 2013
Wine Cabinet Idea
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May 25, 2013
Chairs; eclectic modern pieces
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May 25, 2013
Table n shelf
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May 21, 2013
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May 20, 2013
love the retro modern feeling.
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May 9, 2013
Book shelves.
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May 7, 2013
noguchi coffee table. I think Design Within Reach sells these. They look great in a variety of spaces. Wood base can be in different finishes I think.
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May 1, 2013
Zebra striped armchair
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April 28, 2013
For nado
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April 18, 2013
like the white against the dark wood - lots of storage
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April 16, 2013
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April 9, 2013
TV cabinet
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March 27, 2013
build screen into bookcase architecture
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March 17, 2013
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March 14, 2013
Projector screen
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March 9, 2013
i have this table--need to find the base.
Shelly Johnson added this to living room
March 8, 2013
still like this tv-bookshelf unit idea. cohesive but maybe too bulky for our space
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February 28, 2013
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February 25, 2013
media unit
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February 13, 2013
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February 10, 2013
tv storage
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February 9, 2013
Like bkshelves with white panel...could be used as whiteboard for schooling
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February 8, 2013
Shelving / media
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February 8, 2013
Noguchi plus storage unit
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January 26, 2013
Coffee table base beautiful
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January 26, 2013
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January 23, 2013
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January 16, 2013
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January 8, 2013
Coffee table and cabinetry
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January 7, 2013
wall unit
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December 19, 2012
Do not like this. Not well integrated.
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December 13, 2012
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November 14, 2012
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November 9, 2012
Coffee table.
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November 6, 2012
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November 2, 2012
the table
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October 29, 2012
love the table
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October 23, 2012
bedroom wall
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October 23, 2012
love slider idea for TV
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October 23, 2012
the coffee table
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October 21, 2012
Could I do something like this on my shelves.
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October 20, 2012
Cocktail table
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October 20, 2012
Love bookshelves. Love tv hidden by sliding panel,,,
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October 18, 2012
shelf unit up close
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October 18, 2012
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October 3, 2012
Tv unit with slider
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Wall unit
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September 25, 2012
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September 20, 2012
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September 1, 2012
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August 24, 2012
i like the wall unit as it is unpredictable. goes well with the noguchi table and glass. perhaps ditch the zebra.
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August 24, 2012
Table, Shelves
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August 18, 2012
sliding panel that reveals the TV
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August 14, 2012
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August 14, 2012
chairs and coffee table
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August 1, 2012
La mesa
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July 30, 2012
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July 28, 2012
i love the bookshelf!
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July 24, 2012
coffee tale Noguchi
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July 24, 2012
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July 18, 2012
laquer slider
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July 17, 2012
this comes in cherry too - $1399 - almost bought this once before; too light
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July 6, 2012
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July 5, 2012
Coffee table
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July 4, 2012
Jacob's apartment living area
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July 3, 2012
panel to hide tv
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July 3, 2012
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