Archive for the ‘hotels & restaurants’ category

Urban 18 club by Dariel Studio, Shanghai

June 12th, 2012

Urban 18 is a unique downtown Golf Club, Sport Shop, lounge and restaurant located near People’s Square.

Colonie restaurant by MADesign, New York

June 11th, 2012

COLONIE Restaurant is a remarkable example of this type of creativity and thoughtfulness at work. Recently opened in the historical Brooklyn Heights neighborhood of New York City, COLONIE is a fresh destination on a once run-down block that seems to be undergoing a renaissance – as so many neighborhoods in Brooklyn are these days.

AMMO Restaurant by Joyce Wang, Hong Kong

June 10th, 2012

The AMMO Restaurant nestles within a modern streamlined architectural feat whilst boasts a contrasting backdrop of tropical, almost primitive, greenery. Built by the British army in the mid-19th century, the former explosives magazine compound is a culturally and historically significant site.

Hashi Mori izakaya restaurant by affect studio, Berlin

June 9th, 2012

Located in the heart of Berlin, this newly completed izakaya restaurant combines traditional Japanese materials and hand craft with 3D modeling and computer programming to form an atmospheric space for dining.

Helsinki Bakery by Arihoro Mikaye, Osaka

June 8th, 2012

Scandinavian style bakery restaurant in Japan. The modern design of warm folk space, based on white and wood as materials.

É Pra Poncha Bar by António Fernandez, Porto – Portugal

June 3rd, 2012

Located in Porto, the É Pra Poncha bar and club was modeled after natural forms like water dripping from melting ice or eroding limestone hanging from a cave’s ceiling.

Fresh Cocktail Shop by ZainNofal, Ramallah

May 31st, 2012

Fresh Cocktail Shop is a 12 square meters cocktail bar designed by ZainNofal in Ramallah.

Café Royal Tapas Bar and Wine Library by Style Engineers Perth – Australia

May 31st, 2012

Café Royal was designed as an ‘Industrial Chic’ tapas and wine library concept. The use of industrial finishes and an elegant lighting solution were the overarching concepts here.

Porterhouse restaurant by alvinT studio, Pantai Indah Kapuk – Indonesia

May 30th, 2012

Jakarta-based designer Alvin Tjitrowirjo of alvinT studio has completed ‘Porterhouse’, a contemporary fusion restaurant located in Pantai Indah Kapuk, Indonesia. the 592 meter square dining establishment is situated in a 2-storey ‘shop-house’ building to create a casual and communal atmosphere.

The Meriden bar & restaurant by Twelve, Birmingham

May 30th, 2012

The first of 4 sites across the UK for this new brand family, The Meriden bar & restaurant is a 240 cover, airside bar and food offer now open at Birmingham International Airport. Twelve created the brand, environment and graphic communications.

Cupcake Boutique by DIA – Dittel Architekten, Stuttgart

May 29th, 2012

The newly designed Cupcake Boutique in Stuttgart City centre reopened. DIA – Dittel Architekten enlarged the sales area by 80 square meters and wrapped the whole place in a new, exciting design.

Havana Club Mojito Embassy by Campaign, Milan

May 29th, 2012

Cuban brand Havana Club understandably know their way around a mojito, they also recognise the market, and as such; they’ve gone and built a temple to the world’s cocktail of choice. With a little help from London-based designers Campaign, The Havana Club Mojito Embassy debuted recently in Milan – for just two weeks.

Turkcell Maltepe Plaza by mimaristudio, Istanbul

May 27th, 2012

Turkcell Maltepe Plaza renovation project main goal was to provide a new and desirable social-communal areas to improve work conditions and wellbeings of the highly educated young professional employees.

Rewind bar & lounge by Takenouchi Webb, Singapore

May 25th, 2012

The 105m2 space was formally a bar and café with half of the space taken up by an enclosed kitchen area. The brief was to convert the space into a lounge/ cocktail bar that could be connected to the adjacent club next door.

BASE_camp mobile phone shop & café by NEST ONE, Berlin

May 23rd, 2012

The BASE_camp combines mobile phone shop, café, co-working space, workshop and event location. Due to a mobile, flexible furnishing, the 330m2 space can be used for various purposes.

Caffee the Sól by Design BONO, Seoul

May 22nd, 2012

I was inspired by the relatively narrow-looking spaces due to the high ceiling, in which I wanted to create a kind of a forest. The design was done very quickly by scattering the column-shaped masses as planned in the process of conceptualization.

Graffiti Cafe Studio MODE, Varna – Bulgaria

May 17th, 2012

We built up the interior as natural continuation of the architecture. By functional design we separated the area into two zones: the front zone was incorporated into the exterior creating public space and feeling of console silhouette of the building; the rear zone was separated through floor and roof design that allowed reducing depth of space while keeping the panorama.

Melbourne Central Food Court by The Uncarved Block, Melbourne

May 16th, 2012

Residing at the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, the aptly named Melbourne Central is a landmark shopping centre recognized for its creative eclecticism and environmental stance, offering a truly unique retail experience.

Jégbüfé NumberNowDesign & Ábris Gryllus, Budapest

May 15th, 2012

Jégbüfé (Ice Buffet) is a still living notion among the inhabitants of Budapest since 1952, when it was opened on the Square of the Franciscans. It is quite well-known; moreover it radiates the atmosphere of the great 50th’s.

Adriano Zumbo patisserie by Luchetti Krelle, Sydney

May 14th, 2012

Adriano Zumbo patisserie by Luchetti Krelle, Sydney