Aosta

Photographer: Kate Roberge / Isabella Garland / Jono Hay

 

Awards:

NZIA
2020 Southern Architecture Awards Winner

‘This project demonstrates how a simple and affordable design coupled with a refreshingly ambitious spirit can deliver a laudable outcome for a business client. In the uplifting project, a new layout provides visual engagement for the restaurant’s staff and patrons, and for passers-by who can view pasta dough being prepared during the day; even outside opening hours, the restaurant communicates vibrant appeal. The discerning use of lighting effects, mirrors, and textural materials in a balanced composition contribute significantly to the success of this project.’ NZIA

 

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