In the heart of the city of Madrid a small architecture called by its creators Casa Olivar is born. The interior design has been conceived by the couple of designers Matteo Ferrari and Carlota Gallo in order to transform it into their home...

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

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From the architect: Rescued from a ruined state and a turbulent past, the aim is to bring new life to the space; adding layers, rewriting its history and thereby generating new memories.

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

The project was conceptualized as a living object in continuous transformation, where various stages and uses can be accommodated. According to this scenario the site was transformed into an atypical exhibition space for NoDo during the construction period; a silent event which invited a select group of Madrid designers to reflect on how we conceive light from darkness and kept behind closed doors.

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

The conversion to living space is spontaneous and essential, recovering those distinctive identity features of the architecture and providing a new narrative. A "non-urban" place, a sensorial refuge to reconnect with ourselves, regulate our emotions and disconnect from the hustle and bustle of the outside world.

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

The intervention is characterized by a spatial continuity and a warm minimalism; it seeks to elevate natural light and encourage the use of local craft materials, generating a close dialogue between light and materiality.

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar is both a house and a place: an intimate space where the creativity can evolve but above all, a space designed to be enjoyed and shared.

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Architect: matteo ferrari studio
Location: Madrid, Spain
Year: 2022
Size: 60 sqm
Design Team: Matteo Ferrari, Carlota Gallo
Photography: Asier Rua

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

Casa Olivar by matteo ferrari studio

In the heart of the city of Madrid a small architecture called by its creators Casa Olivar is born. The interior design has been conceived by the couple of designers Matteo Ferrari and Carlota Gallo in order to transform it into their home...

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