The designers dedicated the interior to the superstar-material of brutalism: concrete. They used it in different textures from raw to waxed on the floor, walls and other interior elements. They teamed up with manufacturer and designer firms – such as Hungarian designer concrete company IVANKA – to create a professional background for the impressive design.
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The exceptional eyeglass designs can be spotted immediately when customers enter the boutique. The metallic gray wall on the left, slashed by floor-to-ceiling columns of light, shows off the precious frames. Each of the trendy pieces shown is delicately placed on a sturdy plexiglas pedestal set between rows of drawers that hold the rest of the stock.
Interesting design, original lighting solutions, fashionable music, delicious cuisine and excellent service make the restaurant “CONCRETE” one of the most trendy places of Kiev. Designed by Yunakov, the bar represents a mix of different textures, shapes and materials that were used to highlight the delimitation of the interior spaces.
IVANKA was founded in 2002 by husband & wife duo Andras and Katalin Ivanka and it’s one of the world’s leading designer concrete manufacturers. They have taken concrete, and handled that material creating products that defy normal concrete capacities and rock our conventional image of this material today.
The geometric spatiality results from strong diagonals, composing furniture that accentuates the tension points. Lighting has also a strong presence in the space emphasizing the design lines and contributing for the different atmospheres: one more electric dynamic for the working areas and another more Zen and relaxed for the spa.