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Quality Hotel Friends / Karolina Keyzer + Wingårdhs

  • 01:00 - 29 September, 2014
Quality Hotel Friends / Karolina Keyzer + Wingårdhs
Quality Hotel Friends / Karolina Keyzer + Wingårdhs, © Tord-Rickard Söderström
© Tord-Rickard Söderström

© Filip Mesko © Tord-Rickard Söderström © Tord-Rickard Söderström © Tord-Rickard Söderström + 11

  • Interior

    Wingårdh Arkitektkontor AB trough Gert Wingårdh and Lena Arthur
  • Client

    Arthur Buchardt
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© Tord-Rickard Söderström
© Tord-Rickard Söderström

Text description provided by the architects. The house with thousand eyes creates an illusion; like waves from a point in middle of the northern facade. The image appears from a distance. It makes the stiff block soft, even wet. The impression is formed by windows in three different sizes: 1.4, 1.7 and 2 meters in diameter. The variations furnish the standardized rooms with a kind of individuality, especially in corners.

© Tord-Rickard Söderström
© Tord-Rickard Söderström

The 400-room hotel is built next to Friends Arena, a 65 000 seats sports and event venue, and the upcoming Mall of Scandinavia, a shopping mall designed by Wingårdhs. It is operated by Nordic Choice Hotels and designated for their business range sector, with special attention to conferences.

© Tord-Rickard Söderström
© Tord-Rickard Söderström

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Cite: "Quality Hotel Friends / Karolina Keyzer + Wingårdhs" 29 Sep 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/550536/quality-hotel-friends-karolina-keyzer-wingardhs/> ISSN 0719-8884
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