Artistic 'Barchitecture'

Artistic emphasis is being placed on the decor & architecture of clubs
Implications - Because establishments with low product differentiation must find other ways to stand out, nightclubs and bars are becoming more focused on interior design, placing heavy emphasis on the artistic elements of the bar's architecture and decor. Now nightlife aficionados with high regard for aesthetics can better discern where exactly they want to party.
SCORE: 3.9
Warm Top 6 Examples: 66,830 Total Clicks Jul 09 - Jul 10
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Blood Red Lounges - Bar Rouge in Shanghai by Naco Architectures Mixes Laser Beams & Hot Women
SCORE: 5.2
Hot 15,194 Clicks Pub: Jul 2, 10
Blood Red Lounges
Bar Rouge in Shanghai by Naco Architectures Mixes Laser Beams & Hot Women
Bar Rouge in Shanghai, China just underwent a major renovation by Naço Architectures. The new theme is one that mixes futuristic elements of red laser beams with sensual wall art. With the red lighting… [More]
Neon Bars - Muse Bar by HEAD Architecture in China is a Hot Spot
SCORE: 3.5
Warm 8,650 Clicks Pub: Jun 21, 10
Neon Bars
Muse Bar by HEAD Architecture in China is a Hot Spot
If you want a hip place to chill then I suggest the ‘Muse Bar’ by HEAD Architecture in China. To be more specific, this club is located in Hong Kong. If I were to be in Hong Kong at this very moment, I’d… [More]
Frozen Liquid Lounges - The Absolut Icebar in Stockholm is a Cool Way to Party
SCORE: 3.3
Warm 10,995 Clicks Pub: Nov 11, 09
Frozen Liquid Lounges
The Absolut Icebar in Stockholm is a Cool Way to Party
With an entire bar made of ice, the Absolut Icebar in Stockholm offers a fun concept that takes the outdoors indoors. The glasses, shot glasses, bar, and decor at The Absolut Icebar are made entirely… [More]
Fish Bowl Dance Floors - Phuket's SOUND Nightclub is a Round Ravetastic Wonder
SCORE: 3.9
Warm 8,837 Clicks Pub: Mar 28, 10
Fish Bowl Dance Floors
Phuket's SOUND Nightclub is a Round Ravetastic Wonder
I used to be really into the club scene--nothing made me happier than a night of debauchery at some stylin’ place. Although I no longer want to join in the fist pumpin’, I can still appreciate a place… [More]
Holey Bars - Maison Du Champagne Bar in HK has Distinct Design
SCORE: 3.4
Warm 11,353 Clicks Pub: Jul 10, 09
Holey Bars
Maison Du Champagne Bar in HK has Distinct Design
Found on the third floor of a neon-lit street in a densely packed area in Wan Chai, Hong Kong is this exquisite bar called Maison Du Champagne. Created by Hong Kong designers John Lin, Joshua Bolchover… [More]
Laser-Lined Lounges - The United Visual Artists' House Makes for a Light-Intense Showroom
SCORE: 3.8
Warm 11,801 Clicks Pub: May 18, 10
Laser-Lined Lounges
The United Visual Artists' House Makes for a Light-Intense Showroom
The United Visual Artists have designed a house strung with 148 lasers across six rooms, creating a glowing space of red laser lines, outlining pillars, couches and walls. With these awesome and definitive… [More]