Known as the Miami of South Korea, Busan is famed for its seashores and mountains. When the design and style workforce at Seoul-based mostly Matter Improved Interior Style and design Studio (mttb) approached their assignment for a seaside café in the town of Gijang-eup in the Busan Metropolitan City region for a community model Off.O, they understood the surroundings experienced to be the principal attraction.
The framework housing the 589 square-metre (6,340 sq.ft) café on the climate-overwhelmed, rugged seaside is tasteful in its lower minimalist profile.
The café extends into a few separate buildings. The central entrance space homes a bakery and a coffee bar. Angled on both sides are two separate seating regions, just about every with amazing sights of the seashore.
Minimalist black, white and pure slate hues dominate all 3 spots with the bakery mostly slate-grey and a person of the seating parts just about wholly black with extensive tables and low-hanging lights. The total elongated, very low-slung design language attracts the eye to the windows and to the rugged landscapes outside the house.
The boxy shape of the structures and the rigid designs of the windows and extended tables are softened by rounded details, such as the hanging gentle fixtures, chair backs and the edges of the lessen tables made of cumbersome, darkish slabs of wood.
With the dim minimalist interiors and the indoor pathways flanked by rock-stuffed “wells” there is a definite Japanese sensibility to the seating places. We adore the drama made by letting the stunning views dominate the rooms.
Make any difference Greater (mttb) was in cost of branding, concept layout, schematic design, performing drawings and design and style supervision of this job.
Photographs: Yongjoon Choi