linehouse fashions prohibition era tribeca gastro-pub in shanghai
 
linehouse fashions prohibition era tribeca gastro-pub in shanghai linehouse fashions prohibition era tribeca gastro-pub in shanghai
aug 24, 2015

linehouse fashions prohibition era tribeca gastro-pub in shanghai

linehouse fashions prohibition era tribeca gastro-pub in shanghai
all images courtesy of dirk weiblen

 

 

 

located on a tree lined street in shanghai’s jing’an district is ‘tribeca’, a new york style gastro-pub designed by local studio linehouse. the space is both playful and gritty, with plentiful references and elements drawing from prohibition era NYC.


shadowless bulbs enclose the interior

 

 

 

linehouse wanted to create a strong aesthetic for the restaurant. the interior was gutted upon commission, and repacked with elements including a perimeter of shadowless bulbs and various mirror and bronze insertions that evoke a sense of voyeurism and festivity.


view of ‘tribeca’ from terrace

 

 

 

concrete walls are clad with a series of graphical drawings like dancing feet, drunk hats, copious amounts of cigarette smoke, and of course, a couple of bare knuckle brawlers. the interior and exterior collide at the front entrance, where a small amount of outdoor tables await guests.

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playful illustrations adorn raw concrete walls


the bar is composed of stacked wood logs


white paint creates a clear distinction between the old (above lights) and the new (below)

linehouse tribeca gastro-pub shanghai china designboom
bar and table leaners


bronze and mirrored panels reflect festive lighting and scenes

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a black metal and bronze shelving unit is suspended above the bar


illustration were done by kevin lunsong, sui yao, and sam chong

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‘tribeca’ in jing’an district, shanghai, china

 

 

project info:

 

year of completion: 2015
architect: linehouse design
area: 125m2 (excluding terrace)
address: 966 wuding road, jing’an, shanghai
photographer: dirk weiblen
logo: tu nga nguyên
wall graphics: kevin lunsong, sui yao, sam chong

 

 

designboom has received this project from our ‘DIY submissions‘ feature, where we welcome our readers to submit their own work for publication. see more project submissions from our readers here.

 

edited by: nick brink | designboom 

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