An integral part of the neighborhood landscape and history, the space had connections of its own. Rather than risk alteration of the structure, ai3 developed a plan that would create a space within a space.
Inspired by Woodstock's railroad heritage, Acru redefines banking by functioning like a town square, filled with activity and loosely defined spaces.
Brought in to design Alma Cocina with Atlanta firm Peace Design, ai3 was tasked with creating an authentic experience for modern Mexican cuisine within the high-end business environment of 191 Peachtree.
One of the most profound effects of ai3’s design is also one of the initial impressions one gets upon entering Bocado: cleanliness.
It is indeed rustic with vintage details, like the old meat slicer that sits behind the bar and the worn wood bowls and pizza peels that casually adorn the space.
This Smyrna speakeasy is a true backroom saloon, a quality that makes Eleanor’s feel private and special for those who find it.
Whimsical and edgy, this burger boutique is a clever interpretation of what it means to flip and to “flip out.”
From the enormous chalkboard to the green sofas in the lounge, The Globe is classroom refined.
When designing Googie Burger, ai3 carefully balanced needs to add value to the park without creating competition for its existing attractions.
The whole of H&F Bottle Shop is reminiscent of a vintage apothecary, a place one visits for personal attention and expertise.
Inspired by the 70s rock and roll culture and a generation that grew up on hot dogs, ai3 infused HD1 with gritty, raw elements and a touch of synthetic texture.
At Holeman & Finch, whole pigs are butchered, tonic water is made from scratch, and experimentation is just part of the routine.
Variations in seating and finishes provide Inman Perk with an ability to function as a series of rooms in one.
Behind the old shutters and reclaimed floorboards is a wall of red glass tiles, a signature relic of Joel Antunes’ exclusive namesake restaurant.
The atmosphere and the story of the design are key ingredients to the pizza experience.
Hallways and rooms meander as if in a farmhouse, yielding an evolving translation of the modern-rustic approach.
Much of the personality that drove ai3’s design for Seed was inspired by the chef’s own photography and travel experiences.
Classic mid-century furniture creates a comfortable vernacular from which unexpected elements diverge.