Close-Up: Contemporary Meets Modern Geek

Close-Up: Contemporary Meets Modern Geek

Anthony Nguyen
Jun 2, 2009

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When we first stumbled on Tila's and her partner's space, we were blown away by how well they mixed together sheer simplicity with high-end technological mastery. Using lots of careful planning and making sure no one oversteps their boundary in terms of personal style, they've created a space that both looks and functions like a set piece from an art studio and a home theater combined into one sweet lookin' space. Check out full in-line gallery, after the jump.

Everything from the Denon and Onkyo electronics to the framed Star Wars posters to the Danish modern furniture pieces, all screams contemporary geek while maintaining a composed and controlled design aesthetic. Using cabinets to store physical media, spacing out the speakers so nothing is all in one place, and fusing tons of original art into every nook and cranny, the resulting effect is nothing short of remarkable (and clean!).

Despite all of the white tech going on, they chose not to settle with a white-bezeled LCD television (you can take a look at a few we've round