Design showcase: Top five textures

by | 21 Jul 2021 | Design

We run the rule over five international hotels with a real feel for how interesting textures can elevate the look and feel of a space in our latest TOPHOTELDESIGN feature.

The word ‘texture’ is defined as ‘the feel, appearance, or consistency of a surface or substance’, ‘the tactile quality of the surface of a work of art’ and ‘the quality created by the combination of the different elements in a work of music or literature’.

A true appreciation of texture

In a way, all of these definitions apply to the role of texture in interior design. Not only does it create interesting topographies where light bounces off in different ways, but it is also a composition element, as it is in music, art or poetry.

Today’s selection of projects mastered texture and transformed it into the axis of the design.

From rough and raw rustic materials, refined handcrafted surfaces and nature-derived morphologies to crisp, sharp, and glossy or matte finishes, these spaces soundly immerse guests into fascinating moods.

1 Hotel & Residences Central Park

New York City
by AvroKO – San Francisco


Imagery: © Eric Laignel

The Middle House

Shanghai
by Lissoni & Partners

Santa Monica Proper Hotel

California
by Kelly Wearstler

Domes Zeen Chania

Greece
by Lambs and Lions

Paradero Todos Santos

Mexico
by B-Huber


Imagery: © Aleph Alighieri / Alfadog

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Diseño: top cinco de texturas

by | 21 Jul 2021 | XX Archive Spanish

En nuestro nuevo especial de TOPHOTELDESIGN, nos enfocamos en cinco hoteles internacionales con una sensación real de cómo las texturas interesantes pueden elevar el aspecto y la sensación de un espacio.

La palabra “textura” se define como “la sensación, el aspecto o la consistencia de una superficie o sustancia”, “la cualidad táctil de la superficie de una obra de arte” y “la cualidad creada por la combinación de los diferentes elementos de una obra musical o literaria”.

Una verdadera apreciación de la textura

En cierto modo, todas estas definiciones se aplican al rol de la textura en el diseño de interiores. No sólo crea topografías interesantes en las que la luz rebota de diferentes maneras, sino que también es un elemento de composición, como lo es en la música, el arte o la poesía.

La selección de proyectos de hoy domina la textura y la convierte en el eje del diseño.

Desde materiales rústicos ásperos y crudos, superficies artesanales refinadas y morfologías derivadas de la naturaleza hasta acabados nítidos y brillantes o mates, estos espacios sumergen a los huéspedes en estados de ánimo fascinantes.

1 Hotel & Residences Central Park

Nueva York
por AvroKO – San Francisco


Fotografía: © Eric Laignel

The Middle House

Shangái
por Lissoni & Partners

Santa Monica Proper Hotel

California
por Kelly Wearstler

Domes Zeen Chania

Grecia
por Lambs and Lions

Paradero Todos Santos

México
por B-Huber


Fotografía: © Aleph Alighieri / Alfadog

Haz click aquí para encontrar más diseños texturados que inspiran en TOPHOTELDESIGN.

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