Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

May 2nd, 2012 by retail design blog

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

A group of Italian-Venezuelan businessmen with a long tradition of culinary and restaurant experience was planning to open their first restaurant in Medellin. The city was chosen in part because of the cultural changes that have been taking place in Colombians second city, and partly because from thefirst moment of their arrival, the city welcomed them and made them feel at home.

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 02 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

The aim was to create a space that will transport diners to a corner of Italy where tradition, good food and the warmth of the “Ristorante” dining experience with decades of tradition and transformation could be noticed in every detail.

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 03 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

After some conceptualization and planning meetings in which the client emphasized the importance of literals concerning architecture and Italian atmospheres, the design team reached a middle ground in which the essence of tradition remains as protagonist, but it mixes seamlessly with existing technologies, materials and traditional craft processes and contemporary aesthetics. VOLARE target market from the beginning was the adult contemporary with a special taste for travel and food experiences, culture, good spirits, friends and unforgettable moments.

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 04 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Credits
Concept and design: Plasma Diseño + Juan C. Llano
Project directors: Carlos García + Daniel Mejía
Designers: Daniel Mejía, Carlos García, Javier Gómez, Laura Palacio, David Patiño, Juan E. Ballesteros, Juan Camilo Llano
Production: NODO + Plasma (Clara Cuartas) + Contacto Arquitectura
Client: COIT s.a.s
Location: Medellín, Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 05 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 06 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 07 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 08 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 09 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 10 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 11 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 12 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Volare restaurant Plasma Medellin Colombia 13 Volare restaurant by Plasma, Medellín – Colombia

Egg Sake Bistro by Architects EAT, Melbourne
A 150m2 Japanese canteen fit out located on the basement level of University...
Nando’s restaurant by BuckleyGrayYeoman, Dundee - UK
BuckleyGrayYeoman has introduced a 40ft shipping container to house the kitc...
Bubbledogs and &/ The Kitchen Table by B3 Designers, London
The walls and flooring were designed with reclaimed timber cladding, rusted ...
Musashi Izakaya Restaurant by Vie Studio, Sydney - Australia
Authentic Japanese patterns herald texture and form are repeated throughout ...

Leave a Reply