Archive for the ‘hotels & restaurants’ category

Chocomelt café by party/space/design, The Avenues Mall, Kuwait

October 20th, 2017

For Chocomelt, this is the second branch located in The Avenue, the largest semi-outdoor Hi-end shopping mall in the country. The idea of designs was initially researching from the brand, itself, with three words: valuable, craft and process.

Babila hostel by Studio Arx2, Milan – Italy

October 19th, 2017

The structure’s lofty spaces have luckily been retained, and now that they’ve been paired with a minimalist aesthetic and modern materials, the venue has acquired a new freshness and vibe.

EP restaurant by A3 Vision, Jiaxing – China

October 19th, 2017

The metal wine rack is partitioned and grid-shaped in such a way that the spatial shape becomes light and transparent. After this upgrading project, in addition to the Chinese and western food, the restaurant additionally has a food supermarket next to the coffee bar counter

Maxim restaurant by Piuarch, Moscow – Russia

October 18th, 2017

The space is fluid, structured like a loft on several levels, with exposed concrete, wide plank flooring in dark wood, glass, metal and Chester-style sofas, bars where cocktails are mixed, and aged leather and tartan fabric details.

‘Wichcraft restaurant by Mapos, New York – USA

October 16th, 2017

Shortly after the Tribeca Opening, ’wichcraft asked Mapos to apply their new concept to a flagship location in New York’s historic Garment District on 38th Street and Broadway.

Mat Bar by Haf Studio, Reykjavik – Island

October 13th, 2017

Mat Bar’s bright-green counter and graphic floor tiles impart an unexpected warmth and charm to the interior. Located in a neighbourhood of Reykjavík which has recently undergone a revival, Mat Bar exudes a fresh and inviting atmosphere that complements this context.

Voda bar by Korpus, Moscow – Russia

October 13th, 2017

The ground floor setting at Voda comprises of exposed brick walls, embellished with precision cut-outs filled with architectural forms and objects, a plaster-cast bar with stools accompanied by a large table, a dark wooden ledge that subtly runs along one side of the room, and last but not least, a limestone-covered staircase whose robust spatial features amplify the visual drama. Upstairs the atmosphere shifts to homey and relaxing with a lounge area to match.

Salón Sociedad by Communal + OTRA Arquitectura, Monterrey – Mexico

October 12th, 2017

Salón Sociedad creates a warm and joyful experience; a family environment just like Sociedad Cuauhtémoc y Famosa. The Malinche chair, iconic chair made in Monterrey by Muebles Malinche and made popular by Cervecería Cuauhtémoc by producing branded versions and selling them to local bars and pubs to a low cost.

“Mockingbird” bar by Insight Studio, Minsk – Belarus

October 11th, 2017

The creation of the bar was inspired by the work of Hieronymus Bosch “Ship of Fools”. Reproduction of this painting is placed in the center of the hall.

The Pool Eindhoven by ninetynine, Eindhoven – The Netherlands

October 11th, 2017

The Pool Eindhoven by ninetynine, Eindhoven – The Netherlands

Coffee shop by Studio Tate, Sydney – Australia

October 10th, 2017

The brief given to Melbourne-based Studio Tate was to create a luxurious finish for the coffee shop, which has branches in various Australian cities. But it also had to fit with Woods Bagot’s design for the building.

C. Ellet’s restaurant by Square Feet Studio, Atlanta – Georgia

October 9th, 2017

A modern, Big Easy mood is set by the pearlescent tones and textures of Venetian plaster walls, soft grey marble, silvery mirrors, old wood floors, and zinc, with brass accents and diffuse light through gauzy drapery.

Hoxton Hotel, Paris – France

October 9th, 2017

The palette includes lampe gras lamps, woven metal partitions, and classic 1950s materials such as Formica, referencing not only leading french designers such as Jean Prouvé and Mathieu Matégot, but also two important periods in Parisian history: the late 19th Century and the 1950s.

Bohem La Stazione by Ernesto Pigni, Bergamo – Italy

October 6th, 2017

An avant-garde concept, heart of three different activities: the Flower Boutique, the Coffee Barand the Confectionery Shop, perfectly harmonized with the Pedrali furnishings. The seats, the armchairs, the tables and the outdoor products meet a changing need while respecting the history and the tradition of the place.

Lovelace Hotel, Munich – Germany

October 5th, 2017

The Lovelace features just 30 lofty guestrooms and suites on the premises, and these pair many of the structure’s original architectural detailing with plenty of modern comfort. The amenities include comfy Coco-Mat beds with matching organic bed linen, lounge chairs by Vitra, a Sonos sound system, free wifi, and site-specific wall decorations by local artist Florian Süssmayr add a cultural flavour to each pad.

Blitz Music Club by Studio Knack & Simon Vorhammer, Munich – Germany

October 4th, 2017

The 600m² large music club is organized into two dancefloors of different sizes and a bar area. A technico-functional aesthetics of timber and steel dominates the 35m long and 8m wide first dancefloor ‘Blitz’.

TOUS les JOURS by CJ foodville, Dohwa-dong Mapo-gu / Seoul – Republic of Korea

October 3rd, 2017

The space is arranged in white, where the BI colors, English Green and Rose Gold are applied; and the seats and the detailed parts are finished with wood and brown paint to exude comfort and a warm feeling.

Impar Restaurant by Esny Martin Design, San José – Costa Rica

October 2nd, 2017

The house has a history and the original building materials are left exposed in order for the visitor to experience this historical feeling. New electromechanical installations were created for the equipment and lighting of the transformed space.

A TWOSOME PLACE coffee&dessert by CJ foodville, Nonhyeon-dong Gangnam-gu / Seoul – Republic of Korea

September 30th, 2017

The corners of the pillars and the walls are all curved; and a half-moon-shaped patterned wood board is attached to have both the details and the volume felt at the same time.

Lievito restaurant by MDDM Studio, Beijing – China

September 29th, 2017

It’s a pizza parlour, but one that aims high, serving its specialty dish not only in a gourmet variety, but also in design-led surrounds seamlessly compatible with the lifestyle of its well-heeled clientele.