Posts Tagged ‘sake’

Nobu Downtown restaurant by Rockwell Group, New York City

July 3rd, 2017

Situated right in the middle, in between four massive columns, is a circular bar marked by backlit onyx panels and situated right below a suspended brushstroke sculpture inspired by calligraphy, and which serves as a focal point of the space.

Before9 by Puddle + CHAB DESIGN, Kyoto – Japan

February 2nd, 2017

The originality of the beer tap handles is achieved by slicing off four sides of a cherry blossom branch to create an octagonal shape. The irregularity in length and color of the wooden handles adds to the unique character of the bar.

Bam & Senju Restaurant by Metaphor Interior at Plaza Indonesia, Jakarta – Indonesia

September 2nd, 2015



The design is an interpretation of a modern contemporary Japanese design where executives can chill a while after work by having sake and tapas.

Kappo Hisago restaurant by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Niigata – Japan

July 4th, 2014

The private room has a vault and a mirror which make a room looks wider than real with optical effects. Japanese papers of the surface and indirect lightings make a room alive.

Joto Sake packaging by Parallax

November 13th, 2012

Joto is a range of artisanal Japanese sakes developed for the North American market. To Western consumers, traditional Japanese sake labelling is indecipherable and largely indistinguishable. Joto’s packaging opts for bold colour and infographics describing each sake’s brewing process and tasting notes.

Egg Sake Bistro by Architects EAT, Melbourne

April 11th, 2012

A 150m2 Japanese canteen fit out located on the basement level of University of Melbourne Union building. It consists of 2 plywood boxes which are strategically placed to create circulation around the counter displays.