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.
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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’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’.
We designed large organic glass elements for the entrance to control the client access and added cubistic clouds of glass and steel to create a sales counter and a screen to hide the vending and coffee machines. By using glass, steel and leather as main materials we created a resistance to the many hot butts and roaches.