Covering eye sore next door
This is a pretty great system. This might be an idea for the living area partition. Sliding door, room divider design could be adapted to look more Asian to suit individual styles rather than Oriental style in the photo.
For a bedroom space! (for privacy while maintaining an open feel) -- 29 Sneaky Tips For Small Space Living : listotic
27 Ways To Maximize Space With Room Dividers // some divider ideas for the pantry area