Advertisement
CHRIS DEWOLF
CHRIS DEWOLF

A newlywed couple’s small Sai Ying Pun nest inspired a designer to create what he calls the ‘city transformer’, with a sliding wall, a TV that can face any direction, and ingenious storage solutions.

Five years ago, New York-based architect Joel Sanders was renovating a Manhattan penthouse when he ran into a problem. "There was a rooftop garden, and what we needed to figure out was how to connect it to the loft," he says. "We decided to reverse modernist convention. Instead of taking hard materials outside, we brought the outside in."