Lighter than Air: Luminous White Built-In Shelves & Cabinets

A combination of cantilevered elements and hidden lights lend this otherwise minimalist home in Munich, Germany, a certain otherworldly quality.

Boris Koy Design works with simple, linear, and usually-white walls, furniture and fixtures, letting each exception reinforce the rule, like a recycled-wood dining table or half-suspended stone fireplace.

While they do some restoration work, many of their outstanding projects make you wonder if there was every another master plan in mind behind a house plan or apartment layout – not an easy trick when working with buildings that are in many cases hundreds of years old.

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