- Undertaking: Rise Espresso
- Location: Bangkok, Thailand (Google Maps hyperlink)
- Dimension: 150 sq. meters (1,614 sq. toes)
- Open date: 2021
- Inside Design Studio: House+craft (Bangkok)
- Roasting lab designer: Chanakarn Assavasirisilp
- Pictures: Thanapol Jongsiripipat
Final yr, the experimental espresso roasting collaborative Rise Espresso, based by Kasidis Laoboonmee, opened its flagship retailer in Bangkok.
Surrounded by places of work and high-rise buildings within the Ploenchit district, the 1,614-square-foot Rise Espresso house is split into two major zones: a espresso lab geared towards collaboration and exploration, and a espresso bar designed to create approachable specialty espresso connections.
Approachability and ease had been two overarching ideas guiding the espresso bar design, which was lead by Bangkok-based agency House+craft.
“It wanted to be clear and easy, but enticing sufficient to attract folks,” the agency mentioned in a venture description shared with DCN. “Rise espresso’s goal was to serve espresso to suit metropolis folks’s life, primarily grabbing a cup of espresso earlier than going to work or throughout break time.”
Thus, the agency opted to position the bar as a unified entire on the heart of the house to maximise performance amongst coordinated stations, together with espresso, a sluggish bar, point-of-sale, bakery show and dishwashing. Furnishings surrounds the bar in opposition to clear white partitions.
Separated from the roasting space by clear tempered glass, the bar options arrays of corrugated metallic panels for texture. A C-line ceiling construction creates a grid-like look, whereas LED strip lighting mix with spotlights to create each useful and ambient lighting.
The lighting design leads to a very glowing impact at evening, in keeping with the agency.
On seating components and different surfaces across the house, the agency selected matte white plywood with vivid crimson coloration accents to reinforce the Rise Espresso model.
Mentioned House+craft, “Having a cup of espresso and watching espresso course of within the lab creates an fascinating expertise [in] the espresso café, particularly within the coronary heart of Bangkok.
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