The renovation of the Intro Restaurant and Club in Kuopio is the last project from Helsinki-based Joanna Laajisto Creative Studio. The Intro is all what you would expect from Laajisto; subtle sophistication and Nordic simplicity.
This Hôtel particulier in Saint-Germain-des-Près neighberhood in Paris is one of Joseph Dirand’s last projects. After Monsieur Bleu and Le Flandrin restaurants, he renovated this upscale townhouse according to his clean and modern aesthetics.
Brooklyn-based architecture practice, O’Neill Rose Architects, were asked to renovate an Upper West Side townhouse, one in a row of nine townhouses designed by George H. Budlong in 1880s. The result definitely restored the undeniable elegance of the space.
Jaime Hayón has redesigned a room inside the iconic SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. The hotel was originally created by Modernist architect Arne Jacobsen, using furniture pieces from Republic of Fritz Hansen.
Note Design Studio has recently redesigned Finefood restaurant and coffee shop in the Hammarby Sjöstad neighborhood in Stockholm. The Swedish firm was inspired by a photo series of Death Valley by American artist Jordan Sullivan and managed to translated the soothing colors soft the photos into the space.
Sextantio Le Grotte Della Civita is a unique hotel, built by Swedish-Italian hotelier Daniele Kihlgre into the caves of Matera, Basilicata in Southern Italy. Known as “la Città Sotterranea” (the Subterranean City), the small city is also a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Joseph Dirand has redesigned Le Frandrin Restaurant. A bulwark of the brasserie tradition in Paris since the Malafosse family first opened its doors in 1932, Le Flandrin has more recently assumed increasingly cosmopolitan allures, up to the present day as it reopens redoubled, a restaurant and bar in the classic tradition but of entirely contemporary tone.
Charlotte Perriand’s La Maison au Bord de l’Eau, a prefabricated holiday home that until recently only existed on paper. The house was was conceived for a competition run by French architecture magazine L’Architecture d’Aujourd’hui to promote affordable holiday homes for the middle-class – but it was never realised.
The best French and International galleries specialized in furniture and design gather at Jardin des Tuileries for unique and visionary mise-en-scènes.
PAD, pioneering event for Art and Design aficionados and collectors, has been reinventing for the past 17 years the Cabinet d’Amateur and the notion of eclecticism, anticipating the esthetic aspirations of its time. It offers an intimate cocoon to those who have made decorative arts and design the core of their collection, driven by passion and heritage.