Clarion Hotel Energy designed by Snøhetta | ITSLIQUID

Clarion Hotel Energy designed by Snøhetta

Architecture | September 3, 2014 |

Clarion Hotel EnergyImage courtesy of Snøhetta

Clarion Hotel Energy designed by Snøhetta

In 2012, Snøhetta was commissioned for a volume and concept study for a hotel and conference center in Stavanger, Norway. Clarion Hotel Energy was completed and opened for guests on August 20th 2014. The hotel is one of the first in its area with the Norwegian energy classification A.

Clarion Hotel EnergyImage courtesy of Snøhetta

The building’s volume is divided into two main elements where two volumes have distinct characters, and are also separated in function. First there is a two story high base volume of concrete with a roof cover of river stone containing the public areas such as foyer, restaurant, and a conference center.

Clarion Hotel EnergyImage courtesy of Snøhetta

Above the base it is facilitated for 410 hotel rooms, a lamella volume with a tilted roof that extends from its highest northern point of 7 stories to its lowers point of 5 stories towards south. The lamella volume is designed with reflective metal facades of natural anodized aluminum. The façade design has its inspiration from Stavanger’s role as a former center for the fishing and canning industries.

more. http://snohetta.com

Are you an artist, architect, designer? Would you like to be featured on ITSLIQUID platform? Send an e-mail to info@itsliquid.com or fill the form below

RELATED POSTS


Pop Up by Friedman Benda

Design | February 5, 2021

Friedman Benda identifies and advances key narratives that intersect contemporary design, craft, architecture, fine art, and cutting-edge technological research. The gallery promotes synthesis between leading creative thinkers and makers by creating opportunities to advance new connections within the global design community. Read more


BRISTON

Fashion | February 5, 2021

Brice Jaunet, BRISTON's founder, has a wealth of experience in the luxury watch industry, dating back 15 years. Brice's passion and proven market knowledge led to the creation of BRISTON as the synthesis of a personal and professional life dedicated to the watches. Resulting from his thoughts & researches, Brice Jaunet wanted to create a beautiful, true & authentic timepiece but also affordable. From this spirit, BRISTON creates its own particular style with a strong classical watchmaker DNA but bringing this smart & casual touch with the use of innovative raw material and a variety of colors that creates its authentic style. Read more


Sheyn

Design | January 29, 2021

The future of architecture can fit in the smallest room of your apartment. For decades, avant-garde architects have fussed over the tiniest details of furniture and fixtures. But this obsession with designing for the smallest spaces has now collided with the democratization of modern technologies like open source 3D modeling and printing to produce a new kind of architecture that can fit in the palm or your hand (or the corner or your coffee table). Read more


OAKYWOOD

Design | January 27, 2021

Oakywood was born from the passion for extraordinary design and handmade woodcrafting traditions. Our company mission is to provide the world with exquisite, unique wooden accessories and wooden decor that is not only aesthetically pleasing, modern and original - but functional as well. In Podhale, woodworking is a centuries-old tradition, usually passed down from father to son through decades and generations. Read more


Sign up for our Newsletter.

Enter your email to receive our latest updates!