Perfect Storm by Matt Woods
Designer Matt Woods introduces us to an intimate, yet functional re-design of an inner Sydney warehouse, shaped by Brutalist ideals.
Whether you’re a lover or a loather of Brutalist design there’s no doubting its long-standing influence over the design world. Informing some of the most influential buildings of all time from the Barbican Centre and Trellick Tower in London, the Breuer Building in New York City to the ESC Pompéia in São Paulo.
It’s simple, honest aesthetic and preference over raw materials (namely concrete) creates a distinctly ‘pure’ monolithic form of design that often goes hand-in-hand with functionality, affordability and sustainability ideals. Three very reasons that informed boundary-pushing interior designer Matt Wood’s latest Sydney residential apartment; Perfect Storm.