BoZen Bar / Central Arquitectos

BoZen Bar / Central Arquitectos
© Joao Morgado
© Joao Morgado
  • Architects: Central Arquitectos
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  465
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2012
  • Photographs photographs:  Joao Morgado

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  • Client:Bô Zen
  • Engineer:Alcepi Engenharia
  • Electric:Silfa Energia
  • City:Braga
  • Country:Portugal
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© Joao Morgado
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The challenge proposed was to design a Bar located in a preexisting building whose concept was to create a space with the characteristics of a private living room.

© Joao Morgado
© Joao Morgado

The project explores the creation of a noble and refined place with a strong oriental inspiration.

A mixture of noble materials such as marble, wood and gilt metal combined with a palette of warm colors and textured fabrics offers a cozy and comfortable ambient.

A monumental hall marks the entrance with a contemporary style and leads to the living room of the bar.

© Joao Morgado
© Joao Morgado

The use of mirrors reflects the ceiling ́s delicate decorative and other architectural details of the interior environment.

The design of the ceiling comes from a reinterpretation of an oriental motif, standardized by a module that materializes a delicate mesh strongly emphasized by indirect lighting application.

The lighting has been designed to reflect and accentuate the elegance of the space.

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The bar space transports you to a warm environment where a fascinating blend of traditional and contemporary evocative elements lead the client to a private living room. 

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Address:Braga, Portugal

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Cite: "BoZen Bar / Central Arquitectos" 15 Mar 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/344579/bozen-bar-central-arquitectos> ISSN 0719-8884
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