Mueller Kneer has designed interiors for Silka, an Indian restaurant which references the Ayurvedic tradition of holistic healing and eating. Interiors feature a ‘layered landscape’ of Indian rosewood, ebony and makore, with a ‘cloud ceiling’ seemingly hovering above. ‘Two frames, which mark the main areas of activity, are the visual focus,’ says partner Olaf Kneer. Silka is at 6-8 Southwark Street, Borough Market, London SE1.
As part of a relocation scheme, University Hospital Monklands in Airdrie will be given a state-of-the-art update “designed to ensure that the huge advances in digital technology are centralised”.
The London design studio has worked with Olive, whose co-living spaces will provide 20,000 beds in three Indian cities.
As part of our series spotlighting design in different countries, we look at Poland’s rich history of industrial design and how the country is embracing its idiosyncratic influences.
US-based game developers and tech workers have joined one of the country’s biggest trade unions, but what kind of working culture led to this moment, and how does the situation