mondrian south beach hotel interior by marcel wanders
mondrian south beach hotel interior by marcel wanders mondrian south beach hotel interior by marcel wanders
dec 19, 2008

mondrian south beach hotel interior by marcel wanders

one of the main events at this year’s art basel fair in miami was the grand opening of the
mondrian south beach hotel. the hotel’s interior is designed by marcel wanders, and creates a sense
of space with large supporting spindle-like columns and ornately patterned staircases. the intention was to give
the new mondrian’s interior a romantic, fairy tale feeling. part of the interior design includes delft blue tiles
with images depicting girls and sharks, chandelier showers and a small coach house entrance
which features six large bell chandeliers. the hotel’s sunset lounge provides views over miami’s
downtown skyline while golden candelabras and onyx jewel-cut stools are combined with ottomans
and antiques creating contrasting visual elements between the imagined and the forgotten.


the large supporting spindle-like columns



the calvin bar lamp

the hotel’s exterior includes a lush oasis garden with an 11-foot calvin bar lamp with full petticoat, large cabanas which are created with curtains of foliage and even has a large sandbox.



expansive lounging spaces and cabanas make up the exterior space




designboom interview marcel wanders


marcel wanders:

  • that place looks ridiculous, but in a not good way.

    naked dome says:
  • Totally out of proportion, what a bad taste putting this together…
    And whats up with those photoshoped faces on the wall??

    Mr Wanders, stop eating mushrooms!

    brrr says:

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