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Perret and Claus, apartment Paris


LOCATION: Paris, France
STYLIST: Rianne Landstra
TEXT: Anna Lambert
IMAGES :33
PUBLICATIONS: NL, RU, US

Felix Claus is the ideal custodian of his Parisian bolthole. Indeed, given his interest in and shared profession with the man who designed it, it would seem almost as if his custodianship was, 'meant to be' Auguste Perret, who built the apartment block in which Felix has, for the past three years, enjoyed long weekends, was one of the seminal architects of the 20th century. Says Felix, "In many ways his designs were deeply conservative - but his use of materials, such as concrete, wood and stone, was revolutionary.

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