Contract&Hospitality

Children and work: space takes on double duty

“The idea began when my partner Charlie became the mother of Orla,” says Fabienne O’Neill, the co-founder together with Charlie Rosier of Cuckooz Nest, a hybrid space in London, in the Clerkenwell zone, with a...

A star is born

“Simply put, there is nothing similar,” says Arne Sorenson, President and CEO Marriott International, the multinational with which the inventor of the boutique hotel Ian Schrager has racked up another match point in the...
Virgin Hotel @ San Francisco

How Virgin Hotels moves ahead by design

Perennially motivated by what he calls "a desire to do it better" in whatever industry he takes on, Sir Richard Branson's empire-building impulse with the Virgin Group shows no signs of slowing. Virgin Hotels...

The lure of a spiritual destination

Owner/Developer: Nakash HoldingsArchitecture: Eyal Ziv Interior design: Ara DesignFurnitures and Bathrooms: United Seats Ltd.Lighting: Kimchi LightingPhoto credits: Assaf Pinchuk
Isaia, San Francisco

Honor to Frank Lloyd Wright

Client: IsaiaArchitecture: Ferrari Architetti, Lochte Architectural Group (local architects), Page and Turnbull (preservation planners)Interior design: Alberta SaladinoFurniture and lighting: on design and Italian vintage pieces from Esprit Nouveau galleryRugs: handmade by Illulian based on...
Gulla Jónsdóttir ©Erez Sabag

The delicacy of forms

Every element shaped by the Icelandic architect is transformed into an artifact immersed in an imaginative universe: residential spaces, restaurants like the Red O in Los Angeles, striking temples of wellness like the Paz...
Rhapsody Road ©Emma Lambe

Lema furnishes Scotland Yard

Looking for an unforgettable vacation? Here’s a new address: from now on, it is possible to sleep in London in the historic police station of Scotland Yard, near Westminster Bridge. The prestigious building that...
Woha, founded by Wong Mun Summ and Richard Hassell

Breathing Buildings

How can we generate sustainability through architecture? How can the built environment create and promote a sense of community? How can we tackle the problem of increased urban density while simultaneously improving services? Multi-award-winning...

A campus brimming with colour

Design direction: Naomi Thellier De Poncheville (TSH)Interior design Communal spaces: MasquespacioRooms interior design: Naomi Thellier De Poncheville (TSH)Main Contractor: ConstruciaFurnishings: Sancal, MIDI BCN, Ames, Galvanitas, ModusCustom furniture suppliers: Construcia with local suppliers and manufacturersLighting: Onok Lighting, Toss BArtist illustrator:...

Chicago hospitality

A city that has set the pace for architectural culture, Chicago constantly updates its landscape, drawing on its glorious past in new authorial proposals. This incessant dynamism of hospitality structures – both newly built...
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