Modern & Minimalist Bachelor Pad

The New York Times 1.23.09

Minimalism is making a comeback! Matthew Leaney renovated his top floor apartment in the Hamilton Heights Historic District of Harlem and he shares his 1,200 square feet of indoor space (and 600 square feet of outdoor roof space) with The New York Times. We've always believed minimalism is all about really great closet space and Leaney's extensive built-ins help keep the space sleek and bare...

The renovation architects were Studio Sumo from Long Island City. Read all about it, Renovation Road and hear Leaney's English accent in the audio slideshow.

(Images: Richard Perry)