Archive for the ‘hotels & restaurants’ category

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.

A Charcoal Yakiniku Restaurant by Spacemen, Shanghai – China

June 1st, 2018

The intricate web of wooden planks are connected through a joinery system loosely developed from the traditional Japanese toy called ‘Chidori’. This joinery system was also applied throughout the restaurant for furniture and light fixtures.

Li Man Shen Mi Ji Hotel by Yiduan Shanghai Interior Design, Lijiang – China

June 1st, 2018

The top of the reception hall is composed of numerous bamboo sticks which is an unique installation artwork. The reception desk is a 7 meter long slab which extends to the VIP tea room, subverting the traditional reception mode by the tension and aesthetics.

Hyatt Place Hotel Shanghai New Hongqiao by BLVD International, Shanghai – China

May 31st, 2018

In interweave and resonance of modernism and retro elegance, Reception Lobby shows the tolerance and pattern of flowing times. Tall and straight outlines and large areas of mosaic stone parquet create an elegant atmosphere of the background space.

Cat Cora restaurant by Studio|H2G, Romulus – Michigan

May 31st, 2018

Intimate lighting, and color porcelain tiles, tied together with light and dark tone furnishings that enhance and provide sophistication to the Taproom’s design. Convenient, remote seating with a satellite bar located adjacent to the moving sidewalk offers a variety of seating for travelers to choose from.

JOY BOX restaurant by Pures Design, Wuhan – China

May 30th, 2018

However, we chose to rotate the whole layout anticlockwise 23.7 degrees. Therefore, the customer circulation in front of the bar area becomes a right angle. This specific design gathers more customer into the bar area, in addition to enlarging the dining area and customer capacity.

14th Lane restaurant by Yellow Office, Bucharest – Romania

May 30th, 2018

From the story of “tram 14” not only the name was kept. Among design elements a tram rail was inserted into the industrial floor and technical drawings of a locomotive are engraved in the plywood walls.

Cask 215 bar by Ramūnas Manikas, Šiauliai – Lithuania

May 29th, 2018

The space is full of dark grey detailing: such as constructions of black metal, the patterns of grey tiles were partially used, the hanging wires, concrete bar top as well as the chairs. A shade of gold colouring of the chandeliers and bar equipment was invoked to liven up this monochrome colour game.

KintonRamen restaurant & bar by MODERAGE, Tokyo – Japan

May 29th, 2018

KintonRamen restaurant & bar by MODERAGE, Tokyo – Japan

Lasagneria by mar.s architects, Prague – Czech Republic

May 28th, 2018

There are 2 horizontals – the floor and the ceiling – which are crucial parts of the visual design of the interior. The floor is combined of oak parquets, stained in dark shade and composed in standard tree structure; and white tiling and pavement of the same dimensions, which is interlocked in the wood floor and it passes into heavily used parts of the bistro, including the wall behind the counter.

Fauno café by Dosde Espacios, Envigado – Colombia

May 28th, 2018

FAUNO is simple and casual we achieve the blending of wood and concrete. We configured the space with three main characters, bookstore, counter and cavities, in this way we evoque the literature in a modern space.

K-Duck Korean restaurant by Design Plus, Ho Chi Minh City – Vietnam

May 27th, 2018

Natural materials such as white oak and concrete were mixed with soft fabric cushion and Korean folk paintings. Hanok – Korean traditional house – was the main idea to create a dining space for customers. At entrance, a main boot seating on raised wooden floor with surrounding hand rail and a stone represents the Toenmaru (veranda) as a warm welcome to customers.

M stand café by Atelier XÜK, Shanghai – China

May 25th, 2018

The continuous terrazzo floor extends onto the wall surface, emphasizing on the depth of the space. The black Corian counter and polished stainless steel panels break down and lead the line of view at the middle and background, with the mirror at the very end of folding the space and pulling the sight back to the street.

The Commons restaurant and bar by Studio Modijefsky, Maastricht – The Netherlands

May 25th, 2018

The industrial theme is continued across the additional two levels. The mezzanine, a bright and cosy space filled with custom made tables and banquet seats is located above the kitchen. The basement, connected to the ground floor by a dark steel staircase, is designed to hold events such as concerts, poetry nights and book readings.

Aranya Kid’s restaurant by Wutopia Lab, Qinhuangdao – China

May 24th, 2018

Directly from the outdoor stairs, first stepping into the light forest on the second floor. Under the soft lighting of the light ceiling, the matte PVC pipe encloses a circular dining hall and two private dining room surrounded by polycarbonate panels. Circular, diffuse lighting, white tones make you losing sense of texture, scale, and direction to this space.

Kaito Japanese eatery by Vie Studio, Sydney – Australia

May 24th, 2018

The use of dark timber in the restaurant compliments the overall vision of Kaito’s design and reflects the mood of dining in Japan’s hidden bars. Feature bulkhead frames are inspired by the simplicity of Japanese lifestyle which frames the parameter of the sushi train.

Campo dei Fiori Mall food court by HIT arcHITects, Gavirate – Italy

May 23rd, 2018

The dining areas, which enliven the space and serve a wide variety of dishes, blend together through the iconic oak boiserie surmounted by an artican white Corian plan, which connects the entire space.

Pujol restaurant by JSa, Mexico City – Mexico

May 23rd, 2018

We found opportunities in the pre-existences, adapted them and integrated them by enlarging light inputs, eliminating physical barriers that isolated spaces from each other, and removing false ceilings to reinforce the horizontal character of the project, increasing height in some parts and lowering it in others.