Drei internationale Awards in drei Tagen für JOI-Design

Drei internationale Awards in drei Tagen: JOI-Design wird mit „Gold Key Award for Design Excellence in Hospitality 2014“, „Finest Interior Award 2014“ und „Special Award“ ausgezeichnet.

Corinna Kretschmar-Joehnk (3. von rechts) mit dem Gold Key Award 2014. Der Preis wurde vom Sponsor der Kategorie „Judges´ so cool“ Swarovski Kristall designed.

Corinna Kretschmar-Joehnk (3. von rechts) mit dem Gold Key Award 2014. Der Preis wurde vom Sponsor der Kategorie „Judges´ so cool“ Swarovski Kristall designed.

Hamburger Innenarchitekturbüro gewinnt innerhalb einer Woche gleich drei renommierte Preise für seine außergewöhnlichen Interior Design Konzepte.

Weiterlesen

Designed by JOI-Design: o2 World Berlin “Diamond Ball.Room”

O2 World Berlin: Diamond Ball.Room  © Christian Kretschmar / JOI-Design

O2 World Berlin: Diamond Ball.Room // © Christian Kretschmar / JOI-Design

JOI-Design has recently completed the reconstruction and design of a glamorous new VIP lounge at the O2 World Berlin. With subtle allusions to the clandestine allure of an exclusive members’ club in the “roaring twenties”, the design of Diamond Ball.Room evokes the dazzle promised by its name. Four compact private stadium boxes were merged to create a tony entertainment hub for as many as 72 guests to experience live events.

Weiterlesen

The importance of investing in your team

JOI-Design: Team spirit, all images courtesy of JOI-Design

JOI-Design: Team spirit, all images courtesy of JOI-Design

The hotel industry is a striking example of the variance between the earnings of the majority employed by the industry and the wealthy hotel owners and their guests, especially at the luxury end. It’s a similar tale for interior designers working in this sector, often serving demanding clients while earning in a month what guests might easily spend on an overnight stay. Weiterlesen

Hospitality Design History

Morgans Hotel by Andrée Putman

Morgans Hotel by Andrée Putman ©Deidi Von Schaewen

2014 is a significant year for me as it has now been three decades since I launched my own hospitality design studio – and I can say with certainty that during this period, the industry has transformed greatly in terms of creativity. Weiterlesen

Designed by JOI-Design: Hotel Neptun SPA

Hotel Neptun Spa - designed by JOI-Design ©JOI-Design

all photos: © Christian Kretschmar / JOI-Design

Following three months of extensive renovations, the spa in the classic, five-star Hotel Neptun at the Baltic Sea resort of Warnemünde, Germany, shines with a new splendour envisioned by interiors specialist JOI-Design.

The NEPTUN SPA encompasses a generous range of nurturing treatments over its 2400 m2 expanse; newly refreshed are four spacious saunas, experience showers and 600 m2 of lounge areas which look onto the unspoilt vista of the shoreline.

Weiterlesen

Hotel SP34 – a grown-up hotel in Copenhagen

Hotel SP34, Copenhagen: Bar Moritz,  ©JOI-Design

Hotel SP34, Copenhagen: Bar Moritz, ©JOI-Design

Almost three years ago I wrote a blog post describing my stay at the young and hip Hotel FOX in Copenhagen. After an adventurous night sleeping in a tent pitched inside the guestroom, I admitted that my youth was definitely over and there’s much to be said for a comfortable bed.

Now that it has reinvented itself with a makeover and the new name “Hotel SP34” – which certainly piqued my curiosity – I recently checked-out this hotel again. Weiterlesen