It’s not just the drinks and music that attract a stylish crowd to these fabulous spots, people also come for the incredible design.
Provocateur (Dubai, UAE)
With a flagship location in New York City, Provocateur is the first American nightlife brand to enter the UAE. Located at the luxurious Four Seasons Resort in Dubai, this glamorous and sexy ultraclub has hosted some of the world’s most in-demand DJs like Grammy winner Felix da Housecat to play rousing electronic sets. The bar at Provocateur offers all the new classics served with a flamboyant touch; patrons can enjoy their libations in a space designed to encourage socializing and having fun. Curvaceous tables and banquettes add softness to the sleek, modern interior while the dramatic lighting scheme with its strong graphic appeal provides contrast.
The Flow of Ecstatic Bar (Dongguang, China)
Located in the business district of Dongguang City, The Flow of Ecstatic is a bar that boasts an all-grey interior highlighted by a swooping ceiling sculpture made of bamboo. Designed by Daosheng Design, this minimalist establishment features a bar counter made of stainless steel, walls covered in grey silk, and sleek grey tiles on the floor. The intention of the design, according to lead designer Yongming He, is to encourage patrons to decompress from their hectic urban lifestyles. This is an inviting place where people can slow down, have a drink, and relax. Different forms of leisure activities can be enjoyed in the different seating areas: cocktails can be sampled at the bar while appetizing dishes can be savored at the tables. There are also groupings of stools and low tables for casual drinks with friends.
Blue Moon Lounge Bar (Madrid, Spain)
Upon entering this amazing bar created for the Casa Décor 2020 event, patrons are immediately immersed in a world of vibrant color and dazzling reflections. Designed by Ruiz Velásquez Studios, Blue Moon’s sculptural interior features repeating circles and arches that give the entire space the look of an optical illusion. Ultra-glossy surfaces reflect light and shapes throughout the mostly indigo blue lounge while an earthy vaulted brick ceiling provides contrast and a touch of warmth to the ultra-modern design and materials. Patrons can enjoy privacy in one of the sleek, cozy cubicles or mingle with other guests at the bar.