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宙•Zhou SORA is an upscale Japanese restaurant designed by ODD Design On the ground floor of the Jingfeng Marriott Hotel in Jiangning District, Nanjing city, Jiangsu Province. The space is in the form of private rooms, consisting of two 8-person sushi rooms, two 6-person tatami MATS, one 8-person room, and three 2-person rooms, including a private whiskey bar room. Designers try their best to create a different window in each independent space, each space independent and unified at the overall atmosphere. The rooms are separated by Japanese dry landscape, which enriches the interaction between inside and outside the space. Each room is equipped with a separate viewing window to give guests a unique dining experience.
A Sushi private room, natural and warm. Sushi bar background cabinet case sculpture, the formation of graphic pattern and the whole natural marbling between mutual echo. There is no need for more decoration, so as to reflect the pure and professional spirit of Japanese materials culture. B Sushi private room, fresh and dynamic. Different from the traditional sushi bar, black mirror stainless steel is used here to highlight the massing sense of the bar. The reflection of the material gives the space more vivid texture. The soft lines and texture of the wall neutralizes the hardness and coldness of the bar, highlighting the small but delicate independent space. A Tatami mat room, concave and convex natural granite, so that the wall layers more rich, plain. In the compartment of B tatami, the light color texture coating of the space forms a significant contrast with the dark wood veneer. 8 people in a private room, red metope texture paint, transparent lattice composed of the rhythm of the screen, bold material.
The special pattern on the wall of the whiskey bar and the lighting design create a smoky effect. Light and shadow changes create a sense of flow in the space, and also give people a space experience of one scene at a time. The mirror on both sides makes the space extend again. In the two rooms, the carved wooden lattice screen is cut off to ensure the privacy and unity of the space. Bathroom access, high profile, texture, amazing. Male defend, red artificial stone mesa is very make public, design of metope wave glass is highlighting strength. Female wei, gentle and beautiful line is revealing female sex appeal. The gradual change of the mirror gives the space a sense of charm. In appearance, the landscape adopts the traditional dry landscape, reflected by modern materials and design methods. The surrounding mirror steel plate sets off the landscape in the middle, as if the whole landscape is suspended.
Although the space that designs this is with black give priority to fundamental key, whole however also do not show depressing, basically benefit from stylist to used rich with material and reasonable lamplight design. Soft film lighting in the lobby extends from the walls on both sides to the ceiling, and soft light fills the whole space. Most of the walls in the public area are delicate carved wooden latticework. The overall latticework pattern is based on the sea of clouds in the Edo period of Japan, which forms a vivid picture. Use the height advantage of the space, water bar table and two people between the upper compartment strewn with hanging boxes, the surface gives wooden wooden lattice cloud sea of magnificent patterns, so that the whole more rich, smart. The natural rough stone walls in the interior of the space form a striking contrast with the delicate wooden lattice.
Project Name: Cho SORA Japanese cuisine
Project Location: 1F, Jingfeng Marriott Hotel, Jiangning District, Nanjing
Project Area: 550㎡
Design Firm: ODD (Okamoto Deguchi Design)
Designers: Tsutomu Deguchi、Keizo Okamoto、Li Heng
Completion Date: December 2018
Lighting Company：Lighting Planners Associates
Photography: Rui Jing photography (Guang Song Meizuo Jiang/Song Yu-ming)
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