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STUDIO LOFT

Design Proposal

LOCATION -  CAMDEN, LONDON

AREA - 102.76SQM
CLIENT - MUSICIAN 
AIM- TO CONVERT AN EXISTING RESTAURANT INTO A LIVE-WORK-SLEEP STUDIO 


PROPOSAL TO REDESIGN A RESTAURANT IN THE CAMDEN BOROUGH OF LONDON INTO A MINI LIVE-PRACTICE-SLEEP STUDIO FOR THE CLIENT MUSICIAN WHO IS A HARMONICA COLLECTOR.

ACOUSTICALLY TREATED INTERIORS - CONCEPT INSPIRED BY MUSIC NOTATION.

Client Needs And Context

THIS SAFE HAVEN BELONGS TO THE CLIENT WHO IS A MUSICIAN AND HENCE HAS REQUESTED -
- A SOUNDPROOF RECORDING STUDIO

- A SHELF TO SHOWCASE HIS HARMONICA COLLECTION.

CAMDEN HAS AN INTIMATE HISTORICAL RELATIONSHIP WITH MUSIC AND THE CULTURE CAN BE VISIBLE IN THE DEMOGRAPHIC. 

CAMDEN HAS A VIBRANT MUSIC HISTORY

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CLIENT- MUSICIAN - HARMONICA COLLECTOR

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SITE - EXISTING RESTAURANT IN CAMDEN

Site and Context Analysis

THE EXISTING SITE FEATURES INCLUDE- 
- TWO STOREY

- GROUND FLOOR CEILING DOUBLE GLAZED SKYLIGHT
- EXPOSED BRICK WALL
- LAMINATE FLOORING
- DIM BASEMENT LIGHTING 
- LACKS WINDOWS FOR VENTILATION
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SITE - EXISTING RESTAURANT IN CAMDEN (LAZ)

RESTAURANT DIMENSIONS AND DETAILS

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BASEMENT (GROUND -1) PLAN

Concept Development

THEME INSPIRED BY THE SINOUS NATURE OF MUSICAL NOTATION AND EQUALISER PATTERNS - INTERIOR ACOUSTIC PANELS AND SLOTTED CEILING FORM WAS DEVELOPED. 

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ACOUSTIC TREATMENT; PANEL DETAIL - 

CHARCOAL PENCIL CONCEPT DIAGRAMS - 

ACOUSTIC FOAM PANEL DESIGN ITERATIONS- 

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CEILING WOOD PATTERN INSPIRED BY SOUND WAVES

Material Moodboard and Zoning

WARM TONES - GREY LAMINATE - POLISHED RUBBERWOOD AND TREATED TIMBER SLOTS - LOW MAINTENANCE DURABLE UPHOLSTERY- STONE TILES

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FF&E, MATERIALS LIST, MOODBOARD AND ACOUSTIC PANELS TEXTURE

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SOUNDWAVE INSPIRED INTERIORS-  CEILING DESIGN MADE BY CUTTING WOODEN PANELS INTO SINOUS SHAPES, MUSIC EQUALISER FOAM WALL PANELS INSTALLED POST ACOUSTIC TREATMENT, SHOWCASE INSET FOR HARMONICA COLLECTION DISPLAY

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FLOORPLAN DIMENSIONS

GROUND LEVEL SECTIONS

GROUND -1 LEVEL SECTIONS

Spatial Visualisations

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