The August issue of Commercial Interior Design magazine is out now. Here are some of the stories you don’t want to miss in this edition.
- Beirut Design Fair
As the first edition of Beirut Design Fair is just around the corner, Commercial Interior Design speaks to Guillaume Tasle d’Heliand, founder and fair director and Hala Moubarak, co-founder and head of exhibitors relations, to find out what visitors can expect from the upcoming exhibition.
2. Interview with Helen El Mettouri
Recently, we caught up with Helen El Mettouri, Keane’s regional director in Dubai, to learn more about the company’s latest hospitality projects, including Aji on the Palm Jumeirah and Gold on 27 in Burj Al Arab.
Helen talked about the importance of being recognised not only for award-winning designs but F&B projects that work operationally and commercially, but we also touched upon work-life balance how Keane was supportive throughout her journey into motherhood.
3. Case study: Monochrome Brasserie Istanbul
Barcelona and Istanbul-based design studio Lagranja, has rehabilitated a space situated in one of the oldest breweries in Istanbul founded a century ago by the Bomonti Brothers from Switzerland.
Lagranja’s founders Gabriele Schiavon and Gerard Sanmartí, tell CID how they used the traditional elements of a photo studio to evoke nostalgic experiences.
4. Special report: Healthcare Design
This month, CID discusses key trends shaping the healthcare environment with an increased focus on patient and family-centred designs.
5. CID Awards 2017: Meet the sponsors
In this issue, CID speaks to our supporters to find out what they’re looking forward to at the event.