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Celeste Champagne & Tea Room / PRODUCTORA

  • Architects Office: PRODUCTORA
  • Location: Mexico City, Mexico
  • Architects: Carlos Bedoya, Victor Jaime, Wonne Ickx, Abel Perles
  • Collaborators: David Ortega, Félix Guillén, Jorge Fernández, Laura Rodríguez, Diego Escamilla, Iván Villegas
  • Area: 160.0 sqm
  • Year: 2011
  • Photography: Rafael Gamo

© Rafael Gamo © Rafael Gamo © Rafael Gamo © Rafael Gamo

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

From the architect. To create a champagne bar and tea salon in the Anzures neighborhood, a 1940s-era house was restored, and a large light-filled open area was added to the terrace.

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

The design focused on the creation of a single pigmented cement mosaic that would generate a variety of patterns and directional changes throughout the upper level.

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

This piece with diagonal lines creates, according to its position and rotation, different patterns, effects of depth and interrelationships.

© Rafael Gamo
© Rafael Gamo

For the roof, a grid structure was chosen that allows natural light to filter through, maintaining the sensation of being on an open terrace.

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