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CEMENT AND CONCRETE WORKSHOP 2021

Nando’s Savoy

Client: H.K. Studio

Project: Ceiling jungle for Nando’s Savoy

Materials: Laser-cut mild steel, rolled tubing, etch primer, water-based enamel paint

MARBLE RESTAURANT

Client: Gary and Irene Kyriacou and David Higgs

Product: Verdigris bronze relief panels for back wall of bar

Materials: 32mm CNC mdf board,  wood screws, primer, black enamel paint, scumble glaze, artists oils and bronze guilders paste

Product: Macrame Screen

Materials: 50 mm mild steel round tubing,  steel brackets, wood screws, 10mm black polyester braided cord, galvanized binding wire, black paint, industrial Super Glue

Product: Kitchen counter panels

Materials: Fibre-reinforced concrete, silicone mould, polyurethane glue, Supawood, wood screws, concrete tile grout, water-based concrete sealer

CHOBE WATER VILLAS – NAMIBIA

Client: Design Union for Chobe Water Villas

Project: “Rain Latte” ceiling feature for the main dining room

Materials: 50mm diameter oak dowels, wood filler, grey Rubio monocoat, tiger-tail cable, various colours of seed and glass beads, lead weights, square steel tubing, etch primer and black paint

Photo Credit: Tony Faguro

NANDO’S – DOUGLASDALE

Client: Reddeco Interiors and Architecture for Nando’s Douglasdale

Project: Woven cord detail for take away waiting area

Materials: Laser cut mild steel straps, primer, white and black spray paint, aluminium tubing, coloured cord

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COLLECTIVE BY CHARLES GRIEG AFRICA

Client: Anatomy Design for Collective by Charles Grieg Africa, Nelson Mandela Square

Project: Gold leaf mural for feature wall

Materials: “Ox-blood red” paint, gold size, gold leaf, umber patina, polyurethane varnish

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ELEGANCE JEWELLERS – SANDTON CITY

Client: Jean du Rand Interiors

Project: Bases for large jewellery display cases, coffee table and small jewellery displays

Materials: Self-leveling concrete, gold leaf, leather stain, lacquer sealer, silicone sealer


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HERMAN SMIT OPTOMETRIST

Client: Reddeco Interiors and Architecture for Herman Smit Optometrist

Project: 5.5m long decorative Pin Art inspired dowel stick relief above spectacle and sunglasses showcase

Materials: CNC Supawood panels, 7200 dowel sticks, walnut  stained Monocoat sealer, paint, wood glue

 

DEVELOPMENT BANK OF SOUTHERN AFRICA

Client: Cross Colours for Development Bank of Southern Africa

Project:  5800 x 2900 Map of Africa for DBSA’s newly renovated reception area

Materials: Aluminium back-panels, stainless steel, laser cut mild steel, laser cut coloured Perspex and paint

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Weinberg Memorial

Client: Andrew Lindsey for the City of Johannesburg

Project: Technical consultation and assistance, mould and pattern making for The Weinberg Memorial in Savoy, Orange Grove

Material: Card-board, varnish, silicone, concrete, concrete pigment and re-bar