Short note / Glazz Nightclub – Queens, NY

Queens, NY (September 4, 2012)-Antonio Di Oronzo, principal of bluarch architecture + interiors + lighting, designs Glazz Nightclub, a venue in the heart of Queens, NY designed to offer the ultimate entertainment experience to the discerning Latin crowd in New York.

Glazz Nightclub

Below a description and more images of the space. (more…)


Short note / Office refurbishment in Canary Wharf, London

An exciting project which targeted underutilised areas of existing offices at Canary Wharf and redesigned them to create a more inspiring working environment.

Below a description and more images of the space.

Office refurbishment



Short note / Mansfield Monk office Design in Fleet Place London

This was send to us by Mansfiels Monk achitecture and design studio, a 28,000 sq ft office design and fit-out in Fleet Place London. A modern interior design was created for the consolidation and relocation of the recruitment/marketing communications company, Penna Barkers with TCS, the HR creative agency, to larger premises at 5 Fleet Place. A new stainless steel staircase was inserted to link both floors and the two businesses. The interior design utilised corporate colours throughout to define separate business areas, give a sense of identity and add drama. The company now has a fresh, modern environment that unites the two businesses under the Penna brand yet reflects their individuality, creativity and passion.

Designed by Mansfied Monk
Main contractor: Citygreen

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Short note / A renovation on a shoestring budget

This project was send to us by David Smith, a graphic designer living in Brazil who under took a shoes string budget renovation.

Below a small descirption and some images of the results.



Short note / DuPont™ Corian® showrooms in New York and Philadelphia

Located in the Flatiron district in New York and in the Marketplace Design Center in Philadelphia are the recently opened showrooms of DuPont™ Corian®.

These showrooms demonstrate the versatility and the functionality of DuPont™ Corian® (and other DuPont materials, like DuPont™ Zodiaq® quartz surfaces, for example) through a variety of creative applications based on advanced design and fabrications techniques and solutions. The showrooms organize also design exhibitions in their premises.



Short note / Reitschule cafe, its interior design and refurbishment

Reitschule cafe: a project sent to us by the Thonet Press.

Seen from outside, the listed classical complex of the Reitschule cafe and the adjacent University Riding School remains unchanged in spite of the thorough refurbishment. However, the cafe’s interior has undergone a total redesign: floors, walls, room layout and a new staircase have been designed by the architects at Palais Mai, turning the cafe into a ‘modern classic‘.



Contemporary loft and interior design by Romolo Stanco

This was sent to us from the Romolo Stanco office.

It is Romolo’s own 120 m2 apartment which he designed on the top floor of the Hi-Fi house in Piacenza, Italy in March 2008.

Below a short synopsis of his project.

Romolo Stanco apartment Hi-FI house


SNOG Pure Frozen Yogurt store designed by Cinimod Studio

This project was sent to us by Dominic Harris the founder of Cinimod Studio, a cross-discipline London-based design practice specializing in architecture and lighting design, integrated and public artworks and interaction design.

Cinimod Studio have created the second of their stores for the SNOG Pure Frozen Yogurt company, this time located in the heart of London’s vibrant Soho.