Apartment with symbols of sun worship in Kiev (18 photos)
The apartment measures 101 square meters, located in an apartment building in Kyiv, it was designed by the architects of the two studios – Keivani Architects and Studio Persian Primavera. The project authors took into account the limited budget of the client, his fascination with the culture of ancient Persia, as well as membership in the artistic environment. In the design used for the typical architecture of the loft raw concrete, brick, metal fittings, rusty metal.
Mithraic symbolism hidden in the interior details unobvious. Thus, the staircase leads to seemingly nowhere, but it is symbolic and represents the ascent to the sun, calling to mind the images of Mesopotamian ziggurats. The luminaire design also lies hidden symbolic meaning, because their design is hidden ancient Iranian solar sign with dodecagon formed triangular shapes. A lighting design, composed of pyramidal forms with iron fittings, symbolizes the boundless power of the light of wisdom, whose rays are able to overcome even the concrete wall.
The design of the kitchen used turquoise tiles that adds flavor to the interior of a traditional Iranian houses.
One of the rooms is designed as a home office and a place for meetings, used in its design simple but creative ideas, such as a floor lamp with a shade of textured concrete.