After a few years of the minimalist contemporary style trends the appreciation for elegance and warmth is coming back to homes. This has been pushed by the upscale hotels and bed & breakfast accommodations found by guests to be far more appealing than the straight lines and colder look of modern contemporary rooms. It may […]
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Architects and designers SHH have transformed ZSL London Zoo’s main restaurant (The Terrace Restaurant), by remodelling and extending the 1920s building as part of a three-year, £4.6m project. The restaurant’s capacity has nearly tripled as a result, from 240 to 700 covers (making it one of the UK’s largest day-visitor restaurants), whilst the building’s footprint […]
Designed by Montreal based Jonathan Dorthe for Atelier-D, HEXA TABLE LAMP is a small table lamp that creates a warm atmospheric mood. The base has an hexagonal shape and is made of black acrylic, the shade is made of wood veneer, perforated with a gradiant of hexagons. The dimensions are 9″ wide by 14″ high.
Finally a stylish alternative for scratch poles. From September 17th 2013 Krabhuis can be ordered from www.krabhuis.nl. Krabhuis – Dutch for scratch house – is a cardboard house for cats to sharpen their nails on, to play with and to sleep in. It is designed by three Dutch architects who couldn’t find a decent scratch […]
Designed by Montreal based Jonathan Dorthe for Atelier-D. The architectural Lath Lamp is made from a thin laser-cut plywood, assembled to create volume. The horizontal band is made of a zebrano wood veneer to contrast the light structure, which creates a warm lantern effect. The Cylinder Lath Lamp is designed in two different sizes of […]
The final phase of a five-year ‘airside’ repositioning of Lisbon International Airport has officially been completed and opened to passengers, with the retail planning and interior design led by global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan. The multi-phase project, for client ANA – Aeroportos de Portugal, the Portuguese National Airports Authority, features an extension […]
The Collins Bar inspired by the classic outline of a tailored suit Woods Bagot’s design for The Collins Bar in Adelaide is both modern and classic. Woods Bagot has blurred the line between expectation and tradition with new signature cocktail bar The Collins. The bar re-establishes an important venue on the ground floor of the […]
Interior of the SSST University (Sarajevo School of Science and Technology) expresses our idea of balancing between institutional character of the building’s exterior, on one hand, and students’ requirements for a stimulating learning atmosphere, on the other. Our principle goal was to create an identity that is inspiring and dynamic, but at the same time […]
Envisioned and created by Hakkasan Ltd. and its partners Angel Management Group (AMG), Hakkasan Las Vegas is a five-level culinary and nightlife mecca was opened its doors last month at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino. The highly anticipated venue is a bold evolution of the prestigious global restaurant brand into an all-encompassing nightlife experience. It […]
h2o architectes was invited to rethink a ski resort apartment in Menuires, France. Located at the far end of a building built in 1965, it has triple orientation that was not valued by the previous layout which was too segmented. The request was to realize the impossible : increase the living space without touching the […]