Situated in a period building in Barcelona’s Eixample district, the recently opened four-star Hotel Vincci Gala pays tribute to the genius of the Spanish artist Salvador Dalí.
Designer Axel Vervoordt and architect Tatsuro Miki utilized the ancient Japanese aesthetic sense of wabi to create a meditative haven within the 6,800 square foot pied-a-terre atop the Greenwich Hotel — owned by Robert De Niro, Ira Drukier, and other partners — in TriBeCa, New York.
Adam Singer and his Budapest based Singer Design Studio designed a the Butik Design Rooms, a thematic design hotel in Abadszalok, Hungary.
Design Research Studio – under the creative direction of Tom Dixon – created the interiors for the 359-room Mondrian London hotel, which occupies the south wing of Sea Containers House located between the OXO Tower and Blackfriars bridge on the south bank of the River Thames.
Inspired by the city’s seafaring heritage, Göteborg-based studio Stylt Tampoli has given to the Stora Hotellet in Umeå, Sweden, a sumptuous new look where the refined meets the rough, just like the high society once met the sailors in the hotel’s parlours and dining rooms.
Thai architecture and interior design firm Onion has transformed seven shop houses of 1,500 sqm into a boutique hotel of 17 rooms, restaurants, an outdoor deck, an indoor bar and a roof top bar. Sala Rattanakosin are located in the Ta Tien Community, one of the oldest part of Bangkok.
Spanish architect Sergio Rojo has recently completed the massive refurbishment of the ancient Liceo of Logroño, that now hosts the Pilgrim hostel, reinforcing the urban links that existed among other Jacobean milestone.