29 Apr 2015
Virgin Hotels Chicago unveils new rooftop bar
Cerise at Virgin Hotels Chicago is now open. Designer Paola Navone brought in unexpectedly playful elements like a stag’s head-shaped art piece. Vivid shades of green, blue, red and yellow make a bold statement. Circular seating in the outside area uses cheery colors to amp up the vibe.
19 Jan 2015
Baku's JW Marriott Hotel debuts rug-inspired new bar
A strong design narrative is a staple of any successful project. Crafting a compelling story is the first step in making that story come alive. Just ask Blue Sky Hospitality’s Henry Chebaane. For the JW Marriott Absheron Baku, Azerbaijan’s new bar, Razzmatazz, the narrative was a blend of a decadent Jazz Age tale of two London adventurers who found their way to Baku in the 1920’s and the way Oriental rugs have been used there to tell a story for centuries.
09 Nov 2014
W Washington DC unveils revamped rooftop bar
In a city where history is around every corner, almost any design concept is bound to be tied to that heritage. So for the renovation of POV at the W Washington, D.C., Nemaworkshop knew it wanted to work in the influences of the city, from cherry blossoms to U.S. presidents.