Studio KO’s Moroccan Villa Overlooks The Snowy Atlas Mountains

Situated just a half-hour drive from Marrakech outside a small town called Tagadert is ‘Villa K’, a five-bedroom retreat designed by French firm Studio KO that sits softly on the land.
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Studio KO celebrates Yves Saint Laurent’s fashion oeuvre with Marrakech museum

A lace-like brickwork facade and an interior inspired by a couture jacket lining are just some of the fashion-inspired features of Studio KO’s Musée Yves Saint Laurent in Marrakech.  Dedicated to the work of legendary couturier Yves Saint Laurent, the 4,000-square-metre building is the first dedicated fashion museum in Africa. It includes permanent and temporary exhibition spaces,

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Villa E

Villa E is the creation of half French, half Moroccan Studio KO and sits on top of a green hill in the Moroccan mountain ranges. I think that wide desk that doubles as headboards for two twin beds is an awfully clever space-saving solution!

Two new museums will pay homage to Yves Saint Laurent

A pair of museums entirely dedicated to French designer Yves Saint Laurent’s life and work are set to open in Paris and Marrakech in 2017, including a new building by Studio KO (+ slideshow). Both museums will present a portion of the Fondation Pierre Bergé – Yves Saint Laurent’s collection of over 5,000 haute-couture garments More

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