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New Kameha Grand Zurich Is Indeed Grand, Thanks To Marcel Wanders. [UPDATED]

Kameha Grand Zurich Hotel by Marcel Wanders

At the beginning of March 2015, the ‘Kameha Grand Zurich’ hotel opened its doors. Carsten Rath’s 245 room lifestyle Hotel is an absolute feast for the eyes, down to every tiny detail. (more…)

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France’s Molitor Swimming Baths Re-Open With New Rooms, Restaurant, Pools, Spa and Club.

France's Molitor Baths become a hip hotel

For 60 years the Molitor were the most popular swimming baths in Paris. In 1989, the Molitor closed and was declared a historical monument. Over time the dilapidated building became a favorite haunt of graffiti artists and a hang-out for the Paris Underground. Hoping to once again become an inspirational place for the artistic and cultural community, the Molitor has re-opened with a beautiful overhaul. (more…)

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The Helvetica Hotel, From Soap To Signage – And A Little History.

The Helvetica Hotel

For an independent study, Jung Hwan (Albert) Son, a senior communication design student at Parsons the New School for Design, decided to create and brand a hip and trendy hotel – inspired by the Helvetica font. Below are the elements he designed for his concept of the Helvetica Hotel. (more…)

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Le Royale Monceau Hotel. Now Transformed By Philipe Starck.

After undergoing two full years of important renovation work, Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris, which had closed down in June 2008, opened its doors in October of this year with a whole new look for the luxury hotel. (more…)

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