Archive for the ‘lounge’ category

Heineken Pop-Up City Lounge at London Design Festival, London – UK

September 22nd, 2014

Featuring intricate ‘conversation cocoons’ designed by Victor Hugo Jimenez, delicately blended beer ‘hoptails’, and drinks served in trays constructed from ice, the Lounge shows how cutting-edge design features can improve our nightlife experience.

Artico rooftop lounge and restaurant at Hôtel Americano, New York City

September 17th, 2014

Artico rooftop lounge and restaurant at Hôtel Americano, New York City

Koltsovo Airport VIP Lounge by Nefaresearch, Yekaterinburg – Russia

September 16th, 2014

Designers Create Labyrinth for travellers: Nefaresearch’s design for the VIP lounge at Russia’s Koltsovo Airport attempts to ‘shake up monotonous interior space’.

CLOUD Lounge & Living Room by Metaphor, Jakarta – Indonesia

September 3rd, 2014

A bar and a tapas restaurant based on the roof top of a prominent mall in Jakarta, overlooking the city centre. This bar is designed with fire and ice as the main theme of the design idea and blending outdoor and indoor space to create a uniformity in the spaces.

Dlush at University of California by Colkitt&Co, San Diego – California

April 25th, 2014

Eager to translate the Dlush brand to appeal to a student and faculty population of 38,000, the design encourages guests to linger longer with creative features such as power integrated into the seating, tiered social lounge areas that ‘pool’ students together and social media walls.

Marriott Courtyard Montreal Airport by Camdi Design & Bloom Lighting Group, Montreal

February 5th, 2014

Bloom Lighting Group created the custom lighting that features throughout the re-designed areas, including a center piece decorative chandelier in the lobby. The chandelier has a vertical polished chrome center pole supporting protruding spoke like arms of various lengths.

Gurunavi’s Shun Shoku Lounge by Kengo Kuma, Osaka – Japan

February 4th, 2014

We piled up pieces of wooden panels to build the interior like topography. Various kinds of food-related items are laid out on this wooden ground. We expected that the chemistry would be just right for eating and the wooden stratum.

Sagamor lounge bar & restaurant by Andrea Langhi, Bergamo – Italy

January 23rd, 2014

Vintage furniture and a spectacular use of prints and wallpaper define different corners in this unique large venue.

Interactive design lounge at Art Basel Hong Kong by Swire Properties

December 5th, 2013

The lounge features more than 170 architectural miniatures suspended in mid-air, a reflection of the abundant building facades lining the streets of Hong Kong. Vivid images of the metropolis landscape and public spaces can be viewed from inside these hanging modules.

Grand Hyatt lobby and lounge by CCS Architecture, San Francisco

September 29th, 2013

The hotel lobby and mezzanine are essentially within a cube of space anchored by two central elevator cores. This core has been covered in eucalyptus boards, from the ground to the thirty-foot ceiling, acting as a common architectural element to all areas.

Le Toit lounge bar at Eden House Premier Hotel by Oron Milshtein, Tel Aviv

September 12th, 2013

The design’s central element is an indulging 15 meter sofa, custom made for this project. The sofa upholstering is made of a singular fabric, the result of innovative technological developments. It does not warm or wear in the sun and maintains a soothing tactility under any conditions.

Absolut Vodka Bar Lounge by Lab787, San Juan – Puerto Rico

August 29th, 2013

Absolut Vodka Bar Lounge by Lab787, San Juan – Puerto Rico

Katakomb lounge bar by Betwin Space Design, Seoul

August 15th, 2013

Gold-tinted skull pendants hang down from the ceiling and they add brightness to the space. Rough brick walls conveyed the shelter image of the Catacomb and they are well blended with mysterious concept of the space. Simple black and white furniture keep balance between modern and tradition.

The Fun Company bowling alley & bar by Black Sheep Design, Johannesburg – South Africa

August 4th, 2013

We drew inspiration from geometry and clean lines. We also looked at using objects like cable trays and steel mesh as exposed accents to contrast the soft furnishings. We used the lighting as another tool to create contrast and visual excitement. The space is meant to be a visual feast for the eyes, as we believe the purpose of design is to create exciting spaces that people enjoy being in.

Virgin Atlantic JFK Clubhouse by Slade Architecture, New York

July 11th, 2013

Virgin Atlantic’s new JFK Clubhouse – designed by James and Hayes Slade of Slade Architecture – opened yesterday at JFK International Airport here in NYC. The 10,000 square foot lounge includes a beautiful curvy bar, cool seating such as the also curved, oversized, custom-made flame red ball sofa, and a large maple wood and burgundy billiards table in the ‘Entertainment Zone’.

Dlush Lounge at Rock Church by Colkitt & Co, San Diego – California

June 29th, 2013

Rock Church is now home to a new Dlush Lounge location. Colkitt&Co created an innovative cafe for all staff, students, Sunday-goers, and visitors to enjoy.

Blend & Brew Lounge Bar by C&S Architects, Mumbai

June 25th, 2013

Onyx stone is used for the bar counter and at the backdrop highlighting the regular used bottles. Matt finish Acrylic boxes with motif design cut-work illuminated from behind form the main feature of the Bar area. It also doubles up as a stand for various bottles.

Hilton Lobby Bar by Pascal Arquitectos, Mexico City

May 15th, 2013

Hilton Lobby Bar by Pascal Arquitectos, Mexico City

The Golf Lounge by Tony Wang Design, Toronto

March 23rd, 2013

The Golf Lounge by Tony Wang Design, Toronto

Alma Hotel & Lounge by Shaltiel Kastiel, Tel Aviv

January 29th, 2013

The chairs are embroidered and the walls are clad with decorations. Personally, it evokes a feeling of belongingness – like being in a place where you could stay for long periods of time no questions asked.