Two lifetimes of prized possessions were coming together when this couple married later in life—from neon sculptures to Hebrew and African artifacts. They wanted something modern and very cool, but also very warm.

The cabinets became a dialogue between negative and positive space. Lighter douglas fir cabinets formed the solids out of the darker, mahogany, wood voids. We punched color into two of the niches for fun, while pulling some of the volumes forward into relief.