A Contemporary Minimalist Home for a Budding Art Lover | Mumbai | SHROFFLEóN

A Contemporary Minimalist Home for a Budding Art Lover | Mumbai | SHROFFLEóN

Kayzad Shroff and Maria Isabel Jimenez Leon, Principal Designers of SHROFFLEóN infuse this sleek, minimalist, and modern Mumbai home- Apartment 2501- with personality, warmth, and artistic dimensions. The use of exclusive materials like statuario marble and variation of three veneers throughout with chevron-patterned wooden flooring gives a warm, minimal, and elegant look to the home. And the lovely artworks have a deep connection with the owner’s soul. The designers have shared more about this wonderful project with SURFACES REPORTER (SR). Scroll down to read:


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Located in Mumbai, this beautiful residential project by the design firm SHROFFLEóN features a sophisticated material palette.

shroffleon-art-lover-home-Every corner of the abode is rich in design and aesthetic values, but at the same time minimal and elegant. Designed for a fond art collector, the home nicely echoes the personalities of its inhabitants. The firm focussed extensively on the artworks collected by the owners during their travels. 

Welcoming Entrance

The entrance, flanked by the bar unit on one side is coated with a feature paint, highlighting it against the neutral grey backdrop of the living room. 


Choice of Materials and Colours

The designers used statuario marble and a variation of three veneers in the entire apartment along with chevron-patterned wooden flooring.

They collaborated with Anand Prabhudesai to underscore the family room with copper panels against a monochrome palette. Further, the distinguished pops of pink color paint, as well as fabrics, adorn the daughter's room. 

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Minimal Lights

Unlike the uniform conventional layouts, the minimal lights in this apartment are strategically placed to highlight the feature elements.

Bedroom 2 EntranceThe construction was celebrated through intricate joinery details and juxtaposing two contrasting materials to make the design stand out.

Project Details

Project Name: Apartment 2501
Program: Residence
Location: Mumbai
Carpet area: 2500 sq.ft
Photographer: Suleiman Merchant
Project Completion: February 2021

About the Firm 

SHROFFLEóN is a young Architecture, Landscape, and Interior Design Studio based in Mumbai headed by Kayzad Shroff (Cornell, USA) and Maria Isabel Jimenez Leon (Cornell, USA, ETSAS, Spain). As a boutique practice, founded in 2011, SHROFFLEóN offers bespoke solutions to clients' needs and specializes in developing customized intelligent strategies that result in unique solutions. The studio takes on projects selectively, preferring to prioritize a commitment to a high quality of design and continual personalized service over a large quantum of work.


Kayzad Shroff and Maria Isabel Jimenez Leon, Founding Principals, SHROFFLEóN

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