White Monkey Bar by Mind the Ark, Athens – Greece

July 2nd, 2014 by retail design blog

To project concerns the new White Monkey all day cafe bar in Athens. The interior design was made by architecture team Mind the Ark, in collaboration with the owner of the bar and renowned street artist WD. To concept of this bar, which opened its doors very recently, it was clear from the beginning: a place of contrasts with classical, vintage style elements integrates unexpectedly with tropical culture atmosphere and Tiki references.

Plaster decorative elements that decorate the ceiling of the interior and the facade of the wooden bar (eclecticism), in combination with abundant planting and vertical surfaces dressed with wallpaper with dominant theme exotic birds and heavenly landscapes set up in an unexpected scenery: A bar in the Pacific 50s’ made by of the Westerners, beamed into an old house in Athens that moves on three levels “walkway, balcony and interior bar.

Photosgraphy by Maria Sitta




















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