Located in a rural area in Quebec, the old barn was in near ruins until the Montreal-based firm was hired to convert it into a secondary family home. Thankfully, instead of bulldozing the beautiful old building to the ground, the studio managed to salvage nearly every single material to reuse in the new design.
Source: Decrepit barn in Quebec was converted into stunning modern design by salvaging old materials
This one is for you Mike!
Parisian office Modal Architecture has created a bright white artist’s studio with a wall of golden plywood cupboards behind the thick stone walls of a 17th-century barn in Brittany
via Schist barn converted into printmaker’s studio.
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