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  5. ReNa Design
  6. 2013
  7. Diyar Media Studio / ReNa Design

Refurbishment in Architecture

presented by the MINI Clubman

Diyar Media Studio / ReNa Design

  • 01:00 - 13 February, 2015
Diyar Media Studio / ReNa Design
Diyar Media Studio  / ReNa Design, Courtesy of Reza Najafian
Courtesy of Reza Najafian

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  • Architects

  • Location

    Tehran, Tehran, Iran
  • Architect in Charge

    Reza Najafian
  • Area

    145.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2013
  • Design Team

    Mina Nazmjou, Ehsan Marvi, Mohamad Hosein Hamzehlouei, Maryam Najafian
  • Construction Associates

    Saeed Toodehfallah, Ehsan Marvi
  • More Specs Less Specs
Courtesy of Reza Najafian
Courtesy of Reza Najafian

Text description provided by the architects. A fantasy based on a dream of the artist client and fond of Iranian traditional ornaments; plus a contemporary expression of these ornaments, formed the dynamic, fluid and elegant membrane over the disharmonic and inappropriate existing wall. A place where is supposed to host special people like Iranian artists.

Courtesy of Reza Najafian
Courtesy of Reza Najafian

Intuitive peace matched up with visual excitement and simplicity of the space despite the complexity of the geometric elements, creates a great experience both for the client and the guests. The main elements derived from the masterpieces of traditional architecture have combined with contemporary design and technology.

Courtesy of Reza Najafian
Courtesy of Reza Najafian

Special attention to details in all aspects have been highly expected. Therefore, aesthetics, functionality and facilities have been dealt with particular delicacy. This has gone as far as designing smallest of the elements, for instance; air conditioner outlets have been uniquely designed to follow the algorithm of the whole architecture.

Existing Plan
Existing Plan
Floor Plan
Floor Plan

Natural and artificial light play a vital role in the quality of the project and the exuberance in lighting would answer the user’s expectations. Flooring correspondence to user’s sense of tactile would emphasise on the feeling of sincerity and perception of friendliness in the chat room.

Courtesy of Reza Najafian
Courtesy of Reza Najafian

The project construction process happened within 63 days on a full 24 hours basis. Walls with parametric patterns are made of 220 parts of dense XPS and EPS panels in different sizes, assembled on site. To obtain the desired Resistance a cement based coating was sprayed on the walls. Soon after the exsiccation; sanding and burnishing was operated with a special primer and finally a finishing of plaster was added on the surface. Final colour coating is a finishing of polyurethane and black/white dye.

Courtesy of Reza Najafian
Courtesy of Reza Najafian

Subspace arrangements, furnishing and facilitating has been flexibly designed, concerning the client needs. Designed seats, desks and other furniture were designed in harmony with other elements of the architecture. Their translucency also helped their float and settlement in the space in a way that the user can benefit subtle sound & medium systems.

Courtesy of Reza Najafian
Courtesy of Reza Najafian

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Diyar Media Studio / ReNa Design" 13 Feb 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/593966/diyar-media-studio-rena-design/> ISSN 0719-8884
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