Posts Tagged ‘Cape Town’

GAIA Infrastructure Partners Office by Inhouse Brand Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

June 2nd, 2017

The overall result for GAIA is an appealing workspace that enhances the building’s impressive architecture. A seamless blend of industrial and sophisticated aesthetics, rendered in the company’s corporate colours, allows the interior to convey what the company stands for.

Old Mutual Experiential Zone at #OMTOM 2017 by HOTT3D, Cape Town – South Africa

May 26th, 2017

The annual ultra marathon is billed as one of the worlds most beautiful road races and attracts a large number of entries. The largest running-related expo in the Western Cape attracts over 50 000 visitors over 3 days and showcases the latest in running and fitness equipment and apparel.

GAIA office by Inhouse Brand Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

April 24th, 2017

Intricate timber-clad ceilings, supported with structured wooden beams, serve as a striking visual element in this space. Trees and shrubbery peer through the building’s large glass windows, not only offering ample light but welcoming nature as part of the overall design.

Stellenbosch University Faculty of Medicine by MLB Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

January 8th, 2017

The most significant material used in the project is that of the Hulabond aluminum screens. Part of the client’s vision was to have break-way spaces from the main auditorium that would have a visual connection with the campus surroundings.

Urban Lime Office by Inhouse Brand Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

December 31st, 2016

The client’s brief to Inhouse was to recreate the style of a luxurious New York corporate management office. It was important to steer away from the stark character of Urban Lime’s previous offices.

Striped Horse Muizenberg bar by Haldane Martin and Jurie Blomerus, Cape Town – South Africa

December 10th, 2016


The design team specifically worked on the centrepiece bar, the bar back shelving and outdoor furniture, and the signage, all sponsored by Striped Horse. The rest of the interior was designed by the bar owner, Jurie Blomerus. The materials and lighting of the bar were chosen to complement the rest of Jurie’s interior’s raw and distressed finishes.

Transformation exhibition at Southern Guild, Cape Town – South Africa

December 9th, 2016



The participating creatives were asked to produce a piece that invites the audience to ask similar questions. The exhibition includes work by Chuma Maweni, Otto du Plessis, Dokter and Misses, Stanislaw Trzebinski and Madida Fani.

Urban Lime office by Inhouse Brand Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

November 23rd, 2016

Spatial dimensions presented another issue that affected the design process, in that the offices are not overly large. The selected design scheme called for the inclusion of a deep, dark palette to create an air of sophistication.

WeFix store by Whaam Concepts, Cape Town – South Africa

September 23rd, 2016

The combination of natural raw materials and high quality, well finished surfaces, along with the introduction of living plants into the space, brought a sense of warmth to the traditionally stark and artificial feel of tech based industry.

First Base pizza by Inhouse Brand Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

September 2nd, 2016

The custom-made tiles, in muted shades of orange, green and blue along with grey, white and brown, cascade along a feature wall and over the central part of the flooring, making a powerful statement and adding a twist of fun and creativity to the space.

Carducci store by Aidan Bennetts Designs, Cape Town – South Africa

July 26th, 2016

This store not only welcomes you, it sparks interest and curiosity as you walk past, from the unique white French Paneling details, which can be seen throughout the store, to the dramatically sophisticated dark charcoal back walls with mirror inserts that draw your eyes and attention into the store.

The Fix store by TDC&Co, Cape Town – South Africa

June 7th, 2016

Part of the key design elements were to include the grid effect – seen throughout in details, lighting and key fixtures, and the play of black and white to better showcase bold prints and colour that are inherent in the product type.

Refinery store by TDC&Co, Cape Town – South Africa

May 20th, 2016

Materials left in their natural unfinished state echo the brand ethos while the subtle use of bold colours create a strong brand identity.

Mulberry & Prince restaurant by Atelier Interiors, Cape Town – South Africa

May 7th, 2016

The palette is eclectic yet cohesive, comprising of stained glass, dirty pinks, lush velvets and a mix of custom-made and modern furniture.

Ruckus Wireless booth at AfricaCom by Whaam Concepts, Cape Town – South Africa

April 16th, 2016

We started off by exploring different colour combinations and material finishes to best amplify the brand and make them stand out amongst the busy hustle and bustle of an exhibition venue. The use of very angular lines and geometric shapes was explored to enhance the idea of the High-Tec space and industry that the Ruckus Wireless company is part of.

Work & Co Co-working Offices by Andrea Graff, Cape Town – South Africa

April 15th, 2016

Work & Co offers a number of different solutions for entrepreneurs and businesses of all shapes and sizes: Hot desks that can be rented per day, a shared office space area, all the way to private offices that can accommodate up to 15 people.

95 at Morgenster restaurant by Inhouse Brand Architects, Somerset West – South Africa

March 27th, 2016

John Brown Media offices by Inhouse Brand Architects, Cape Town – South Africa

March 27th, 2016

Beyond the kitchen and dining area lies a lounge area or indoor ‘campsite’. The ‘campsite’ is kitted out with faux grass, picnic-like seating, timber plant boxes and canary yellow wooden tree-trunks.

Hip Hop clothing store by Haldane Martin, Cape Town – South Africa

February 17th, 2016

Hip Hop clothing store by Haldane Martin, Cape Town – South Africa

Dapper Coffee Co. & Club9 by Rivets and Rockets, Cape Town – South Africa

February 16th, 2016

The café is a place where club members and passersby can enjoy a coffee, a quick bite or a leisurely lunch designed by accomplished chef, Luke Wonnacott.