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Category : Hotel Interiors

19 Feb 2018

La Dimora di Metello Hotel in Matera, Italy by Manca Studio is a Beautiful Balance of Traditional and Modern Interior Design

La Dimora di Metello Hotel in Matera, Italy by Manca Studio is a Beautiful Balance of Traditional and Modern Interior Design I have long been an admirer of design where traditional elements have been combined with modern elements to create a breathtaking piece of design; especially within architecture, interior design and interior architecture. Contemporary interior design can give a traditional or historic piece of architecture a beautiful new life when the modern elements complement the more traditional elements. This is […]

17 Feb 2017

CitizenM – London Trip 2017 – FMP Precedent Research

Yesterday I visited the CitizenM Hotel in Shoreditch, London to look at how the space is used, what functions exist within the space and the programme within the space. The exterior of the building is very bright, vibrant, modern and inviting. The use of the brightly coloured artwork reflects against the glass to create a beautiful and interesting artistic and creative exterior. This creativity is reflected throughout the interior space. About CitizenM “A collection of innovative concepts, citizenM is a […]

29 Apr 2016

Creating Functional Interior Spaces inside Concrete Pipes – Prahran Hotel

The Prahran Hotel is an iconic bar in Melbourne, Australia that has served locals since the mid 1800’s. The original building is everything that you would expect from a local bar, but the new addition has bought something extraordinary to the design of the interior and the exterior. The new addition to the hotel consists of 17 oversized concrete pipes that are stacked to meet with the skyline and are a very defining feature of the hotel that have drawn […]

28 Jun 2015

Kekkilia Green Shed – Linda Bergroth and Ville Hara

This is a project from 2011 built in Finland. It is a combination of a traditional garden shed and greenhouse that can also be used for relaxation. They are constructed using Finnish pine and toughened safety glass. Plants are able to grow easily here as it functions as a greenhouse. I really like the design, the idea and the location as I am really into gardening at the moment and I am currently designing and creating my garden. I do […]

16 Jun 2015

Chalet C7 – Nicolas del Rio and Max Nunez (Chile)

Chalet C7 is located in the Andes Mountains of Chile. The chalet is set back into a slope to prevent interference with the landscape and it allows for beautiful views of the mountain lagoon. The interior is set over two levels, the ground made from the same rock as the surrounding landscape that protects against the snow. The second level is completely open to the landscape where the Northern Lights can be seen. It is made from large metal beams, […]