Interior designer Sam Farhang has crafted a vision for contemporary living with all of his favorite things. As we approach the home of design entrepreneur, Sam Farhang the talent behind Dubai-based studio And Partners Interiors, I get a feeling that this is a Dubai home unlike many, and I am pleasantly surprised. Walking into his home is like being enveloped by a vision of contemporary chic.
Even though Sam Farhang didn’t get all the permissions he needed to totally revamp the villa, throughout, there is a contemporary feel and an unfettered connection with nature.
“Beige or brown shades will never enter my home or any space that I design,” he says, taking in my delight at his light and airy home that is bedecked in that illusive shade of white that is warm and inviting. “My styles is minimal. I like a clean white shell that I can bring to life with art and furniture. “
A vibrant work by Arash Nazari adds a pop of color to the white staircase.
The garden and pool were a source of respite and rejuvenation during the 2020 lockdown.
Zig Zag Chair by Gerrit Thomas Rietveld; desk from Farhang’s own designs; a monumental artwork by the Iranian artist Habib Farajabadi watches over the home office.
See also: Meet Boca do Lobo Milan Private Showroom
Sam Farhang gutted the old ensuite to create this masterpiece of a walk-in wardrobe attached to the main bedroom.
The plexi-glass dining table was designed by Sam Farhang.
“At the beginning, the global crisis was nerve-wracking, with many projects going on hold,” he says. “Now, we are busier than ever. Clients are appreciating working with boutique firms like ours and are investing in good design.”
As I get ready to head back into bustling Dubai, I am curious about what Sam Farhang feels will be the next big thing in home interiors. “Comfort and quality,” he says without missing a beat.