the world's most visited architecture website

Sign up now and start saving and organizing your favorite architecture projects and photos

Sign up now to save and organize your favorite architecture projects


Find the most inspiring products for your projects in our Product Catalog.

Find the most inspiring products in our Product Catalog.


Get the ArchDaily Chrome Extension and be inspired with every new tab. Install here »


All over the world, architects are finding cool ways to re-use run-down old buildings. Click here to see the best in Refurbishment Architecture.

Want to see the coolest refurbishment projects? Click here.


Immerse yourself in inspiring buildings with our selection of 360 videos. Click here.

See our immersive, inspiring 360 videos. Click here.

Navigate articles using your keyboard
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Projects
  3. Coffee Shop
  4. Iran
  5. Hooman Balazadeh
  6. 2009
  7. M Coffee / Hooman Balazadeh

M Coffee / Hooman Balazadeh

  • 00:00 - 29 December, 2010
M Coffee / Hooman Balazadeh
M Coffee / Hooman Balazadeh, © Parham Taghioff
© Parham Taghioff

© Parham Taghioff © Parham Taghioff © Parham Taghioff © Parham Taghioff + 18

  • Architects

  • Location

    Tehran, Iran
  • Design Team

    Bahram Afsari- Milad Faraji
  • Client

    Zohuri Brothers
  • Consultant

    Hooba Design Group
  • Contractor

    Jubin Yaghmaei
  • Area

    75.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. The spatial concept was to present a significant solid mass that connects the entrance of the hall to the serving counter and also illustrates the roof and the walls as a continuous element. This solid mass provides the essential light of the area indirectly and eliminates any sharp and disturbing type of light. The form was generated through morphing two curves over each other that creates variety of different perspective views and diverse experiences in each spot.

© Parham Taghioff
© Parham Taghioff

To avoid multiplicity of materials, two basic materials are selected to provoke the spatial quality and flow of relaxing light in the space. Basic light crème coat covers the roof and the walls continuously and dark wood envelopes the floor, parts of the walls, the furniture, the entrance, and the serving counter and the kitchen continuously.

© Parham Taghioff
© Parham Taghioff

View the complete gallery

Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
About this office
Hooman Balazadeh
Cite: "M Coffee / Hooman Balazadeh" 29 Dec 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
Read comments
Read comments
© Parham Taghioff

M咖啡厅 / Hooman Balazadeh

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.