Bent/Sliced HouseContemporary Kids, Kansas City

This is take two on ‘The Bent House’, which was canceled
after a design board did not approve the modern style in a
conservative neighbrohood. So we decided to take it one
step further and now it is the ‘bent and sliced house’.
The bend is from the original design (a.k.a.The Bent House),
and is a gesture to the curved slope of the site. This curve,
coincidentally, is almost the same of the previous design’s
site, and thus could be re-utilized.
Similiar to Japanese Oragami, this house unfolds like a piece
of slice paper from the sloped site. The negative space
between the slices creates wonderful clerestories for natural
light and ventilation. Photo Credit: Mike Sinclair

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Stacy Ritchie wrote:Jul 6, 2014
  • dsed110
    Check out the container store, they have elfa and other wall shelves similar to this.
  • cat617

    These look like Rakks shelves.

sydneybernier wrote:Jul 14, 2012
jeniscool wrote:Feb 3, 2015
    cristinam wrote:Sep 17, 2012

      What Houzz contributors are saying:

      amandapollard
      Amanda Pollard added this to See the Many Ways to Use Modular ShelvesJun 7, 2017

      Ramp up the design. Add interest to simple shelves by arranging them in a quirky pattern. Here, the designer has positioned them in a staggered pattern to turn them into a real feature of the room. The bottom shelf acts as a desk.

      katypopo
      Katya Popova added this to Sporty Rooms Hit a Home RunMay 3, 2012

      Football helmets can also provide plenty of material to work with. If your kid is an avid football fan, consider proudly displaying a collection of helmets on a shelf.

      What Houzzers are commenting on:

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      L Knapp added this to elements of design:Lily KnappMar 20, 2019

      13.) positive and negative space. they used floating shelves

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      Melanie Jones added this to Elements of Design: Melanie JonesMar 20, 2019

      13. Positive and Negative Space: This bedroom shows a great example of positive and negative space. This is illustrated through pictures, knickknacks and other miscellaneous items.

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