ON THE STANDS April 2014
ISSUE HIGHLIGHTS

Striking Style
The Andaz Amsterdam hotel designed by renowned designer, Marcel Wanders, reflects a modern and adventurous view of Dutch history and local culture. The design elements used demonstrate the city's mission to embrace the polarities within, even while keeping an open mind

Vegas' Zen
Reimagining a sensibility that blends the best of East and West, David Rockwell and Rockwell Group Principal Shawn Sullivan fashion an oasis of calm and repose for the first Nobu Hotel in the midst of the frenzied air of Las Vegas

Bespoke Grace
Located in Chiang Mai city, at the heart of Northern Thailand's most culturally significant city, Sireeampan Boutique Resort & Spa is built as a grand Thai house. It binds together rich Siamese heritage and modern luxury while offering highly personalised experiences
Desert Star
Stamberg Aferiat Architecture brought the hues of native wildflowers to the Saguaro Palm Springs, California. The hotel is designed around the colour and light of the surrounding landscape, making the space, inside and out, a joyful place to be .

Wings Of Fancy
Global design firm HOK devised the interiors of MGM Grand Sanya, a tropical resort on China's Hainan Island, combining local cultural influences with the contemporary and energetic MGM brand. Considerable inspiration is drawn from the butterflies that inhabit the region

Bohemian Chic
Monkey Barís New Delhi outpost with interiors designed by Bengaluru-based Workroom for Architecture + Design (WAD) retains the brand's captivating mantra-taking the most ubiquitous of things and giving them a spin-a nudge towards the quirky and cool
     
Rustic Decor
Delhi-based DCA Architects designed the tranquil interiors of Amour Bistro in Malcha Marg, New Delhi, employing a restrained material and colour palette. Rugged yet refined, the visually striking space brings a slice of the countryside to the city
 
Conscious Kitsch
Dhaba by Claridges, stand-alone restaurants at DLF Place, Saket, New Delhi and at Cyber Hub, Gurgaon, designed by Sachi Gupta, offer an immersive decor that are indicative of, and instantly transports one to the familiar highway dhaba experience