New in Europe: 10 Recent Design Projects
Europe has a range of interior aesthetics, from historically accurate to modernly abstract—and sometimes just cool or cozy. Enjoy the 10 most recent design projects we’ve discovered throughout Europe.
10 Projects Highlight European Design Styles
1. Conseil Régional d’Ile-de France Headquarters in Saint-Ouen by Saguez & Partners
In the Pop Café, stools and high tables by Les Gambettes coordinate with a custom vinyl mural inspired by Roy Lichtenstein artwork.
2. History Museum in Graz, Austria by Innocad Architecture
Over the staircase, a 1750s addition, the ceiling fresco attributed to Styrian 18th-century painter Philipp Carl Laubmann depicts Olympian gods.
3. Mercado de San Luis in Estepona, Spain by Martín Lejarraga Architecture Office
Enormous circular steel chandeliers punctuated by bare Edison bulbs define seating areas below.
4. Acompanya’m Therapeutic Unit in Barcelona by Rai Pinto Studio and Arauna Studio
Suites outfitted with custom furniture have their own identity while integrating into the larger project via color coding and graphics.
5. Kagkatika’s Secret in Greece by Quintessenz
Custom mesh panels in varying sizes were spray-painted, sewn onto steel wires, and hung across the ruin from dowels.
Solid-surfacing tops the vanity in a guest room, three of which have a different color scheme.
7. Akelarre Hotel in San Sebastián, Spain by Mecanismo
A suite’s plunge pool overlooks the Bay of Biscay and the Cantabrian Sea beyond.
8. Spooning Sweets Shop in Berlin by Zentralnorden
Walls painted cotton candy pink mix with a grid of badminton birdies, and stools are powder-coated steel.
9. Drawing Hotel in Paris by Nido Architecture
Lek & Sowat designed the first-floor corridors, including the custom acrylic carpeting.
10. Rough and Refined Ski Chalet in Gstaad, Switzerland by Humbert & Poyet
The living area gathers sofas covered in cotton and brass cocktail tables, all custom, before a Belgian limestone fireplace.