Project: Convert a raw commercial space into an intimate, traditional sushi dining experience.
Concept: Juxtapose traditional craftsmanship with contemporary elements to provide a high end Japanese sushi dining environment.
Izakaya and Sushi Bar
Project: Create a restaurant that brings together the comforts and lively atmosphere of late night izakaya bar popular throughout Japan.
Concept: Bring together the warmth of raw wood walls with ceremonial masks and red lanterns in reference to traditional Japanese festivals.
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Project: Update a local favorite diner.
Concept: Transform an outdated diner into a clean, bright and airy space that is unpretentious and echoes the neighborhood energy.
Organic Pan-Asian Fast-Casual Dining
Project: Create a fast casual dining environment.
Concept: Design a lighthearted cuisine to a unique Pan-Asian organic cuisine, from hand folded origami pendants to whimsical multi paneled artwork.
Cafe & Event Space
Project: Reimagine the traditional neighborhood corner market.
Concept: Bring together materials, textures, and finishing techniques for creating a versatile cafe and event space.
Project: Refresh a daytime cafe into a neighborhood-dining destination.
Concept: Draw inspiration from the great neighborhood bistros in Paris and combine them with comfortable California vibe. The bright interior is set against the playful take on a French toile wallpaper.
Kitchen and Bath Remodel
Project: Transform the kitchen and master bathroom of an existing Lafayette home.
Concept: Maximize indoor outdoor connection through natural palettes, textures and an open layout reflective of the vast California coastline.
South Park Artist Live Work Studio
Project: Design a Live-Work loft and pottery workshop/ gallery space.
Concept: Showcase a house built of elements representative of the client's trade and relationship with nature.