New Restaurant Design: Minimalism is out
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The latest restaurant openings in Switzerland, Milan, Manchester, Singapore and Kiev show that drab minimalism is out. Spaces are eclectic and playful, inspired by the turn of the 20th century and the Sixties.
Volkshaus Basel in Basel, Switzerland by Herzog and de Meuron.
Restaurant Ceresio 7 in Milan, Italy by Dean and Dan Caten, Storage Associati and Dimore Studio.
Artisan kitchen and bar, Manchester by Michelle Derbyshire and Neasden Control Centre.
Sabio by the Sea in Singapore by The Stripe Collective.
Restaurant Beton in Kiev, Russia by Studio Yunakov.
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Structures
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Citta design development
Images from the design development for the cabinet system "Citta" Design: Mario Gagliardi
Tessuto
Brass bowl "Tessuto" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa
Sole
Dining chair "Sole" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Chicco and Onde
Pillows "Chicco" and "Onde" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Isole
Couch tables "Isole" Design: Mario Gagliardi
Goccia
Side table "Goccia" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Dynamo
Rug "Dynamo" in New Zealand wool Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario & Casa
Nuvole
Shelf "Nuvole" Design: Mario Gagliardi
Quadrifoglio
Side tables "Quadrifoglio" Design: Mario Gagliardi
Paravento
Paravent "Paravento" Design: Mario Gagliardi
Luna
Lamp "Luna" Design: Mario Gagliardi
Khalifa
Storage unit/couch table "Khalifa" in 70/30 brass. Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Fumetto
Highback chair "Fumetto" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario & Casa.
Cavaliere
Stool "Cavaliere" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Dadi
Brass object "Dadi". Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Villici
Wooden toy figurines "Villici" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Fabrics
Development of a silk, cotton and linen upholstery fabric line for Mario and Casa.
Ryoku
Lounge chair "Ryoku" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Shambala
Rug "Shambala" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Satyayuga
Rug "Satyayuga" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Cristallo
Rug "Cristallo" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Scienza
Rug "Scienza" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Stradale
Rug "Stradale" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Catenina
Side table "Catenina" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Guazzo
Rug "Guazzo" in New Zealand wool. Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Aurora
Lounge chair "Aurora" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Estelle
Dining chair "Estelle" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Tofukuji
Rug "Tofukuji" in New Zealand wool Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Cambia
Lounge chair "Cambia" with exchangeable seating pillows Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
UFO
Couch table "UFO" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Mezzaluna
Dining chairs "Mezzaluna Hi" and "Mezzaluna Lo" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Metamorfosi
Dining table series "Metamorfosi" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Amatera
Bench "Amatera" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Celebre
Rug "Celebre" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Prospettive
Rug "Prospettive" Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Trompe l´oeil
Rugs "Trompe l´oeil". Design: Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Apero
Lounge chair "Apero" designed by Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Aitutaki
Armchair "Aitutaki" designed by Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Alpina
Chair "Alpina" designed by Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Guazzo
Pillows "Guazzo" Design Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.
Pianeti
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Flow
Dining Table "Flow" designed by Mario Gagliardi for Mario and Casa.