A band of precast concrete, which holds a custom bench, wraps around the downstairs living area. The striped cushion fabric was purchased in Antwerp. A wood-framed AP71 lounge chair by Hans Wegner and a seat by Wim Rietveld, the son of famed Dutch designer Gerrit Rietveld, outfit the space. Underfloor heating installed throughout the house allows for a flexible layout: “There aren’t any radiators cluttering up the rooms,” Jeffries explains.
Zaha Hadid [Baku, Azerbaijan] Zaha Hadid's Heydar Aliyev Centre wins 2014 Design Of The Year. With the alluring curves of the building and the interesting perspectives its wonder to how architecture keeps changing and becoming more complex.