Studio Nichetto, the eponymous design studio based by famend Italian designer Luca Nichetto, has lately opened the doorways of its new headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. Dubbed the ‘Pink Villa’, this charming bubble-gum pink home from the Nineteen Thirties is nestled within the coronary heart of nature, only a seven-minute stroll from the waterfront and a stone’s throw from the closest inexperienced house. The home was acquired in 2021 and underwent a whole renovation, which noticed the previous floorplan discarded in favour of a brand new spatial idea.
Luca Nichetto’s new HQ: between a showroom and a house
The choice to create a headquarters that seamlessly blends the concepts of a showroom and a house was not solely influenced by the Covid-19 pandemic however moderately by a rising development amongst designers and companies to prioritise consolation and a way of house within the office.
Nichetto explains, ‘Even when the choice of getting a studio that mixes the concepts of a showroom and the one in every of a house was not taken due to the lockdown, for certain there’s a considered combining house consolation with a office. It’s what increasingly corporations are doing, and I didn’t need to be left behind, in fact!’
Nichetto’s imaginative and prescient for the Pink Villa was to create an surroundings that welcomes and comforts everybody who enters, from his staff to friends and even his household. He hopes the Pink Villa might be a protected zone the place concepts, opinions, and doubts could be expressed freely. ‘I wished to create an surroundings the place my staff, my friends and my household (on the weekend) may really feel welcomed and relaxed. I would like everybody to really feel in a protected zone the place it’s attainable to precise concepts, opinions, doubts with freedom, with out feeling any type of strain.’
The Pink Villa is a mirrored image of Nichetto’s design philosophy, which emphasises the significance of making areas that aren’t solely aesthetically pleasing but additionally purposeful and welcoming, these are related factors for him. It stands as a testomony to his ardour for design and his dedication to creating interiors that encourage and uplift. The Pink Villa is greater than only a headquarters; it is a house away from house for everybody at Studio Nichetto, the place the pink partitions echo its inspiration and creativity, and on the similar time are in a position to go a way of calm and a optimistic temper.
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