Ostrava, Nová Karolina
Interior design - Pandabar
author: T&T Design, David Chromík - CAMA
cooperation: Josef Burkovský, Zuzana Strouhalová
project: 2011 / realization: 2012
investor: New Karolina Shopping Centre Development s.r.o.
construction costs: CZK 10 mio
Operations take place at two levels. At the lower level there is a Juicebar, behind it at the elevated level, there is the café. We made up the podium to separate the two subjects more explicitly, for the effect of gradation and to make the café attractive, although it is inserted in the second plan.
Seating, in addition to seats at the bar, takes place in four areas: two closed bays with benches in purple leather, lined with bamboo and lying on the dark "spots" of tropical wood flooring,
Bars and back walls of house of the two plants located in the corners are solved in dark colours and materials - black African granite, artificial stone, glass and BARRISOL. The back wall of the house has has an informative function, and therefore two tall vertical elements – totems have been requested. Due to investor's decision only one was left - in the back corner of the café.
On the sides of the upper blocks there are light boxes for advertising space.
The whole area gives the impression of an oasis thanks to the rich daily light and high bamboo