Authentic

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Project • By BWM Architekten und PartnerRestaurants

Gasthaus Figlmüller Bäckerstraße

BWM Architekten redesigned the iconic Figlmüller Restaurant in Vienna’s Bäckerstrasse as well as extending it to incorporate the entire ground floor of the neighbouring building. They combined typical Viennese materials with modern elements to create a fresh, yet cosy atmosphere where guests can enjoy their schnitzel, boiled beef and other classic Viennese dishes.This client is a true Viennese institution: the iconic Figlmüller restaurant in Bäckerstrasse in Vienna’s 1st district. BWM Architekten redesigned the restaurant and extended it to include the entire ground floor of the neighbouring building so that it can now offer seating for 250 guests. Figlmüller is the first point of call for both tourists... More

Project • By BWM Architekten und PartnerHotels

grätzlhotel, karmelitermarkt / meidlinger markt

Beautiful designer suites instead of vacant street-front shops – with this innovative hotel concept, BWM Architekten are now also taking on the role of hotelier.grätzlhotel is a project of the Urbanauts Hospitality Group, which consists of architects and hotel and marketing experts. The theme can be summed up as ground floor utilisation, and the formats are garden-level and street-front studio apartments. BWM Architekten, in their capacity as hotel designer and interior expert, have designed the two grätzlhotels karmelitermarkt and meidlinger markt, creating accommodation with individual charm for guests seeking a unique, direct experience of Vienna. With this innovative hotel concept, BWM Architekten are now also taking on... More

Product • By MEC ArtworksALEXANDAR - Ancient Mosaic Techniques

ALEXANDAR - Authentic Handchopped Mosaic

Staying true to the ancient art of mosaics, our designers & artisans decided to create a marble mosaic collection to give a truly authentic look. Alexandar Mosaics are intricately made using hand-chopped marble stone tesserae. More

Project • By CCS ArchitectureHotels

Casa Amate at Andaz Riveria Maya

The Andaz Riveria Maya is a full-service resort located in the Riviera Maya on Mexico’s pristine Gulf Coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. Casa Amate is the property’s signature dining destination, a unique restaurant and bar located on a rock outcropping overlooking an inland lagoon. Like all venues, it is reachable by cart but distinctively accessed by foot via a nearby pedestrian bridge. The building is designed as a rural house that may have been created and lived in by an eclectic world traveler with interests in exploration, ecology, astronomy, and artifacts- particularly in Latin America.As a house, it has domestic rooms that surround a courtyard with a special tree. Each intimate room, converted as it would have been the archeologist’s h... More

Product • By GiraGira Esprit

Gira Esprit

Black is the absolute classic in interior design, while various brown tones are trendy in modern colour concepts for upscale interior decoration. With the expansion of its elegant Esprit switch range to include real materials, Gira offers sophisticated solutions made of anodised aluminium or aluminium with walnut wood veneer. The premium Gira Esprit switch range with its clear forms and carefully selected surfaces has grown by three design variants, which pick up on the current trend of individual living styles. They reflect the topic of reduction and simplicity that are so important for installations and furnishings and offer authentic materials. At the BAU, Gira is presenting two cover frame variants made of anodised aluminium in the c... More

Project • By LEMAYMICHAUDHotels

LE GERMAIN HOTEL & SPA CHARLEVOIX

Architecture by LEMAYMICHAUD Architecture Design, St-Gelais Montminy and Hudon Julien in joint venture. At the heart of Baie-Saint-Paul, Québec, on land that once housed the largest wooden farm in Canada, a modern getaway has taken root. Hotel La Ferme is the most contemporary of country hotels. Its namesake was an iconic wooden farm, which was ravaged by fire in 1997. From its ashes a warm, unique space was created. LEMAYMICHAUD crafted the look and feel of the hotel. Our mandate was to represent the history and culture of the area, to use local items, and to showcase the talents of local artisans. In keeping with its history, La Ferme features barn-inspired wood features throughout the build (think pillars and exposed... More

Product • By CARIMALI design shower_spaceVehla

Vehla

CARIMALI creativity and eccentricity shine through VEHLA, products designed for beauty lovers, architects and creative people. VEHLA is a line composed of ceiling shower heads, wall shower heads and columns of authentic design. More

Product • By Villeroy & Boch AGHommage

Hommage

Reminiscent of the early 20th century. HOMMAGE introduces the style of a grand epoch into the bathroom. Typical features are the stepped reliefs on all ceramic components and the almost austere form of the washbasins. The striking furniture in authentic walnut look with profiled Carrara marble complements the ceramics to perfection More

Project • By GROHEPrivate Houses

Private Residence

Original and creative architecture Luxury for high-class living: This new £7m mansion in London’s Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames is a great example of impressive modern living – a dream home come true. The furniture and fittings have benefited from some unique inspirations. The luxury home was designed by Stiff & Trevillion Architects, one of the largest and most successful architects' offices in the UK over the past 25 years. Famous for their creative interior design ideas, the architects skilfully combined luxury and quality with perfection. To date, they have won 30 industry awards in recognition of their creativity and their wealth of ideas. In cooperation with property developers Centenary Homes, the architects realis... More