Kenny’s Bathroom

New York | Meatpacking | 640 sf | Competition - Residential

Runner-up


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Conceived as a relaxing spa-like experience, this bathroom is mostly defined by a continuous monolithic surface that first develops into a large counter with sink, then a shower stall with bench to finally disappear into the ceiling through a skylight. A large mirror covers the entire shower and sink area and redefines the limits between reality and reflection. As a result, the elongated shape of the bathroom seems to suddenly look more like a square. Clad with wood planks, the remaining walls hide a medicine cabinet next to the sink and two storage areas above and below the opposite wall.  A series of sculptural hooks and round niches carved into the wall, both of varying diameters, offer the perfect spot to display rolled towels or hang wet clothes.