US Design: Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg

Loving the Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg in New York. Wythe Hotel started with the discovery of a factory on the Williamsburg waterfront. The building was constructed in 1901 and has been converted into a 72-room hotel. Besides the ground floor restaurant, the hotel also holds a roof top terrace, a screening room and private function … Continue reading

Dream Downtown Hotel by Handel Architects

American firm Handel Architects have completed a New York hotel with porthole windows that give it an uncanny resemblance to children’s game Connect Four. Comprising one seven-storey block adjoined to another that is twelve storeys high, the Dream Downtown Hotel occupies a renovated former annex of the National Maritime Union of America. Overlapping layers of perforated metal clad the smaller of the … Continue reading

Hôtel Americano in New York

Recently opened Hôtel Americano in New York, is mexican boutique hotel company Grupo Habita’s 11th venture in 11 years. The stunning building with it’s spectacular metal clad facade is designed by New York based mexican architect Enrique Norten and the interiors are designed by MCH (known for their design of concept shop Colette in Paris). The … Continue reading