Archive for the ‘hotels & restaurants’ category

Gabi James restaurant by Blanchard Fuentes, Los Angeles – California

June 21st, 2018

Bronzed steel and white oak were selected as the primary architectural finishes for durability and a time-honored aesthetic. A large, multi-unit pocket door divides the main dining floor from the outdoor patio, while a seamless glass entrance is set back from the existing wall line.

Seesaw Coffee by nota architects, Suzhou – China

June 20th, 2018

The landscape outside the glass curtain wall is borrowed in as parts of the “borrowing scenery” (jiejinng), which extends the garden imagery to a greater perception. Piling stones (dieshi), is also deconstructed here and recomposed by cement fibre boards to perform as a sales rack. Plant species are selected per the spatial atmosphere and indoor living conditions, gently lit by customized outdoor-feel landscape lighting.

Avianca Lounges by Francesc Rifé Studio, Bogotá – Colombia

June 19th, 2018

The neutral colour scheme is reinforced through the matt walnut wood, the grey carpets and ceramic tiles. Throughout the areas known as “Enjoy your meal”, “Stay connected” and “Resting Area”, tailored tables are designed with walnut and black surface; and chairs and armchairs both of metal structure and wood, in which the ergonomic shape emphasizes comfort for the users.

Chicco do Mexico by AFA Arredamenti, Milan – Italy

June 17th, 2018

The recipe of the restaurant, like that of coffee, remains unchanged. In fact, the colors are the same, so various shades of brown, accompanied by the orange of cushions and chandelier and the striking green of nature on the walls.

Holler & Dash restaurant by FRCH, Atlanta – Georgia

June 15th, 2018

Within the environment, FRCH created opportunities to reclaim existing features like exposed brick walls and poured concrete flooring as a nod to the industrial origins of the location. The dining room is anchored by custom stained concrete community tables with multi-colored metal stools that boldly express the Holler & Dash color palette and further accent the feature seating.

Remanence café by ORAD, Islamabad – Pakistan

June 14th, 2018

Since the whole space is done in tones of grey, the backlit bar becomes a visual anchor with front louvers done in grey stained ash wood and reflective glass as counter top.

The Artist House with Aqua Farm by Avoid Obvious & TheeAe, Hong Kong

June 14th, 2018

The space majorly used reclaimed materials on wall and furniture to reduce its carbon footprint. The mechanical equipment is carefully positioned to reduce operational cost and energy consumption. The use of movable furniture, customized storage, and creative lighting helps to increase the flexibility of the space.

Tasca Celoso by Jorge Bibiloni Studio, Palma de Mallorca – Spain

June 13th, 2018

The space is divided into two areas, separated by the typical macael marble bar, a must in any Spanish tasca. The area behind the bar reflects the traditional tasca, with decorative objects like bottles, glasses, and tins displayed on wood shelves which reach the ceiling and join the stainless steel and digital screens which are the influence of the fish market.

Messori Suites by Maurizio Vesce Architettura, Florence – Italy

June 12th, 2018

Placed at the street Anthony Giacomini, between Plaza of the Liberty and Savonarola Plaza, it already breathes from the names the history in Florence, the turbulent years of the Republic. Ten pleasant and comforting Suiteses, furnish with care and refinement of the particular ones. Provided with all of the comforts, our guest rooms offer a special oasis of tranquillity in the heart of this vibrant city.

Mr. Fish Fish Head Noodle Restaurant by Msquare Creation, Subang Jaya – Malaysia

June 11th, 2018

Implementation of both soft and solid elements into this space; where internal floor with cement texture porcelain tiles while alfresco blend with soft palette blue encaustics cement tiles create transcending of old skool style (traditional breakfast in local market) in a modern shopping mall.

Charlotte’s Speakeasy by studioBIG, Farmingdale – New York

June 11th, 2018

The design of the speakeasy carries through the colors and character of the yogurt shop and the historic wood-frame building that houses both establishments. Upstairs, sunny yellows and blues convey charm and hospitality; downstairs, glamorous gold and rich navy act as their sultry, adult versions. Dark wood and painted tin ceilings add to the effect.

Hard Rock Hotel Shenzhen by CL3 Architects Limited, Shenzhen – China

June 9th, 2018

Protruding outside of the entrance façade, the gold dragon, made of 1680 of cymbals, meanders through the 10 meters tall lobby space to lead visitors to a red glass elevator lobby that will bring them to the reception on the 5th floor. Here, another installation of 160 red guitars forms the backdrop of the reception desk.

Folium restaurant by Faber Design & Architecture, Birmingham – UK

June 7th, 2018

Folium restaurant by Faber Design & Architecture, Birmingham – UK

DOBRO coffee & cocktail by TAK office, Rivne – Ukraine

June 6th, 2018

The accent in materials orientated on broken tiles on the bar zone, abstract mural that delimits two sitting areas, and round gypsum light sculptures on the walls. And the supplement for the interior is minimalist style branding that continues laconic atmosphere of the design.

Akiba Dori by Samer Hamadeh, Dubai – UAE

June 6th, 2018

Akiba Dori features seven unique storefronts serving Japanese street food, baked goods, coffee, a bar serving everything from Japanese beer to bottles of wine, a pizzeria named Tokyopolitan which serves Tokyo-style Neapolitan pizzas baked in a wood fired oven, and last but not least, a full-fledged arcade room for some old skool fun and banter.

Piter Loft by To Taste, Saint-Petersburg – Russia

June 5th, 2018

Living room is our “St. Isaac’s square” with “St. Isaac’s cathedral’s” bathed (chandelier and four floor lamps) and floating matroshkas! Bedroom “Cruiser “Aurora” has two decks, rope chandelier and lifebuoys on the wall. Bedroom “Russian ballet” is very light, airy and has its own ballet barre and ballet tutus under the ceiling.

Hotel 108 by ARTTA Concept Studio, Hong Kong

June 5th, 2018

Bright pastel walls with various textures and materials of matte and marble have been chosen because we wanted the hotel to feel comfortable yet look stylish. We have chosen the oval shaped decor for the ceilings in the lobby and the corridors to create an illusion of length and openness. The use of juxtaposition of marble and wood materials helps create a contrast by giving the hotel an individual character.

KFC Hangzhou Theater restaurant by Spacemen, Hangzhou – China

June 3rd, 2018

What was deemed as constraints, we saw as an opportunity to rethink how people interact and dine in restaurants. Taking inspiration from public spaces, the design is characterised by our reinterpretation of outdoor and park seating arrangements.

Constellation of Stargazing Tea Rooms by Moriyuki Ochiai Architects, Bisei – Japan

June 3rd, 2018

Painted with stellar colors, each volume presents polygonal openings from which can be taken in the beautiful offerings of nature such as light, rain and the starry night sky. Moreover, mirrors placed on the exterior walls reflect the ever-changing outdoor environment like the water surface of rice paddies scattered across Bisei, thus modifying the look and perception of the constructions throughout the day.

Kilder bar by Faber Design & Architecture, Birmingham – UK

June 2nd, 2018

The result is a clean, crisp, sleek design, with Scandinavian influences. A soft palette of green and grey with pale wood furnishings brings much-needed light to the space. Subtle references to the bar’s location under the arches of a railway bridge are made through the use of wall tiling and a mix of classical and contemporary lighting, brass fittings and banquette seating.