A Tiny Maid's Room Gets a Modernist-Approved Makeover

December 24, 2019 | Residential Projects

Bright pops of color, ample light, and space-saving furniture turn this former maid’s room into a creative retreat for a pre-teen artist.

To some, the thought of a maid’s room in New York City conjures images of claustrophobic cells. But with bright pops of color, ample light, and a custom, space-saving furniture ensemble, this 7x12’ bedroom sheds that old convention, functioning instead as a creative retreat for a pre-teen artist to grow into her own. To some, the thought of a maid’s room in New York City conjures images of claustrophobic cells. But with bright pops of color, ample light, and a custom, space-saving furniture ensemble, this 7x12’ bedroom sheds that old convention, functioning instead as a creative retreat for a pre-teen artist to grow into her own.