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Retractable Bookshelves

Retractable Bookshelves

Aquí puedo leer mis libros. Es muy divertido y grande. Está en el segundo piso.

Aquí puedo leer mis libros. Es muy divertido y grande. Está en el segundo piso.

Big black bookshelf in a stylish living room / Großes schwarzes Buchregal in stylischem Wohnzimmer

Big black bookshelf in a stylish living room / Großes schwarzes Buchregal in stylischem Wohnzimmer

I don't think I'll have the time to watch tv...

I don't think I'll have the time to watch tv...

These bookshelves were constructed off site of maple and cherry, and installed when the home was finished.

These bookshelves were constructed off site of maple and cherry, and installed when the home was finished.

British food writer Nigella Lawson in her library.

British food writer Nigella Lawson in her library.

“The entry glows as a lantern and is the only visual connection between the courtyard and the interior of the house,” Kundig explains. The bench is from BDDW New York.

“The entry glows as a lantern and is the only visual connection between the courtyard and the interior of the house,” Kundig explains. The bench is from BDDW New York.

“My architecture is always optimistic,” says Kundig. “But a good house has to reflect the good energy of the client.” The pool and the south terraces were designed for privacy and views. Michael Schultz handled the plantings. Richard Schultz furniture.

“My architecture is always optimistic,” says Kundig. “But a good house has to reflect the good energy of the client.” The pool and the south terraces were designed for privacy and views. Michael Schultz handled the plantings. Richard Schultz furniture.

The entire north wall of the house's lower level is lined with 100 feet of steel shelving that holds the owners' extensive library. “Tom doesn't hide behind cleverness or decoration in getting it right,” observes Schneider.

The entire north wall of the house's lower level is lined with 100 feet of steel shelving that holds the owners' extensive library. “Tom doesn't hide behind cleverness or decoration in getting it right,” observes Schneider.

The master bedroom, which the architect likens to “a cocoon,” was rendered in natural materials and a pale palette to create a feeling of tranquillity. Kundig and the firm's Debbie Kennedy designed the bed. Maxalto chair.

The master bedroom, which the architect likens to “a cocoon,” was rendered in natural materials and a pale palette to create a feeling of tranquillity. Kundig and the firm's Debbie Kennedy designed the bed. Maxalto chair.