The Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia by Kritta.The State Hermitage is a museum of art and culture in Saint Petersburg, Russia. One of the largest and oldest museums in the world, it was founded in 1764 by Catherine the Great and has been open to the public since 1852
This is a really well thought out loft conversion project. We love the simple folded steel shading device around the dormer windows and how the architect has used matching roof tiles to seamlessly integrate the new addition with the existing roof. The stand-out feature of this design, however, is that window that folds up and over to become a skylight, bringing both a view of the trees beyond and the sky above into the bedroom space.