Dank Architects recreated before and after scenes of a raging party to make one of their minimalist apartments look more personable in photos.

When the architects from French studio Dank Architectes redesigned a residential garden apartment in Lyon, they wanted to take some architectural photos to show off the work they had done to transform the traditional apartment into a loft space. Rather than take ordinary photos of a clean, staged house, the architects decided to make the apartment look as if it had just hosted a big party.

Featured on their portfolio website, the photos of the house show champagne bottles and passed out people. Dank architect Steven Guigoz told Dezeen:

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