Tingtai Teahouse in Shanghai, China by Linehouse.

  With an emerging coffee house culture in China showing no signs of slowing down, the traditional teahouses in Asia have had to step up their game and respond with contemporary interpretations of their interiors. The struggle is real when…

Dexamenes Seaside Hotel in Kourouta, Greece by k-studio.

  Nikos Karaflos, the visionary entrepreneur-turned-hotelier, initially contacted Athens-based k-studio several years ago with an idea to transform an abandoned wine factory on the west coast of mainland Greece, into a hotel. After a long process of design, development and…

La Tana Café in Vancouver, Canada by Ste. Marie Art and Design.

  The stellar team behind Osteria Savio Volpe (previously) and Pepino’s Spaghetti House recently opened the doors of their third concept, La Tana in Vancouver, Canada, loosely translating to “The Den” in Italian. Inspired by old world establishments, Caffè La…

Whitworth Locke Hotel in Manchester, UK by Grzywinski+Pons.

  Led by Matthew Grzywinski and Amador Pons, New York City-based practice Grzywinski+Pons has recently completed Whitworth Locke, a 160-room hotel with a bar, cafe, lounge and co-working space in Manchester, England. This adaptive reuse project was an addition, complete…