Club Unseen by Studiopepe at Milan Design Week 2018 | #Milantrace2018

Club Unseen by Studiopepe at Milan Design Week 2018.

Just as I thought it was not possible to adore them anymore, with each trip to Milan, my admiration and respect for Arianna Lelli Mami and Chiara Di Pinto of Studiopepe goes up a notch. This year, the dynamic duo and their clever team...
Emiliano RJ Hotel in Rio de Janeiro by Studio Arthur Casas | Yellowtrace

Emiliano RJ Hotel in Rio de Janeiro by Studio Arthur Casas.

Having already achieved phenomenal success in São Paulo, the Emiliano hotel brand has arrived in Rio de Janeiro. Situated on the iconic Copacabana beach, Emiliano RJ Hotel been designed by Studio Arthur Casas, the same architects who...
Palace Central Sydney by Design Office | Yellowtrace

Palace Central Cinema Sydney by DesignOffice.

Palace Cinemas has always had it pretty right when it comes to movie-going. The Australian production house and cinema group swapped patterned casino carpets and the scent of burnt popcorn for a more sophisticated, European aesthetic. They...
An Underground Krypt Bar by Büro KLK in Vienna, Austria | Yellowtrace

An Underground Krypt Bar by Büro KLK in Vienna, Austria.

What’s cooler than a new underground bar in Austria? Accidentally discovering the stairway to a bordered-up semi-legal underground jazz club from Vienna’s jazzy 50s and 60s, and then restoring and reinventing it as new. Such was the...
Layering Courtyard in Beijing by ARCHSTUDIO | Yellowtrace

Layering Courtyard in Beijing, China by ARCHSTUDIO.

Pierced with sunlight and armoured with bamboo and natural timber, Layering Courtyard by ARCHSTUDIO is the modern reinvention of a traditional industrial building and quadrangle near Beijing’s historic Qianmen gate. In the first half...
Hi-Lo Hotel Lobby in Portland, Oregon by Jessica Helgerson | Yellowtrace

Hi-Lo Hotel Lobby in Portland, Oregon by Jessica Helgerson.

Back in 1999, Alex Calderwood opened the Ace Hotel in Seattle and forever changed our notion of what a luxury hotel could be. Another recent edition to the category is Hi-Lo Hotel in Portland, which promises a comparable sort of cool,...