A toast to the world's hippest nocturnal venues, this book explores cutting-edge interiors that provide the setting for the vibrant nightlife of international cities. Featuring sections on Bars and Restaurant Bars, Hotel Bars and Clubs, it contains an introductory essay that places the development of bars and clubs in a socio-historic context. The lively commentary on each project examines the individual design responses to the differing venues. Showcasing the best after-dark playgrounds, it includes work by leading designers such as Fabio Novembre, Michael Young, Michael Graves, Philippe Starck and David Collins.Opposite: The main bar occupies the Telling Room of what was once a Victorian bank. ... in the two more intimate cocktail lounge bars, housed in the former homes of the Procurator Fiscal and the Clerks of the Court. ... Merchant City area of Glasgow, is a stunning demonstration of their ability to both restore and contemporize a 19th-century interior. ... exquisite chandeliers, each weighing 47z tonnes, were recreated in Italy and the four cornice figurines, representing Europe, Asia, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Bar and Club Design|
|Publisher||:||Laurence King Publishing - 2006|