the fireplace is the focal point. There is a big contrast from the mostly white room and the dark, somewhat shiny fireplace. The partial wall behind it also frames the fireplace, making it the focal point.
From Remodelista Plywood cabinets In Japan, mA-style Architects designed a double-layered house where the exterior layer is used as a zone for closets and storage. Photograph by Kai Nakamura via mA-style Architects.
Blues and creams for dining room (working with existing base of taupe paint) Paint colors from Chip It! by Sherwin-Williams Dining room - studio taupe Living, hall, entry - Nantucket Dune Kitchen - Aqua sphere Accents - Stratford Blue and Simple White