Called Step Inside, the installation by Chetwoods Architects featured furniture by local designers suspended from scaffolding overhead.
Miller covered the bar in 1500 yellow ceramic tiles, laid at 20 degrees to the curved MDF surface to create two opposing swirls.
Dezeen are media partners for the Inside World Festival of Interiors, which will take place 2-3 November 2011 in Barcelona.
Clerkenwell Design Week took place 24-26 May. See more stories about the event »
Photographs are by Luke Hayes.
Here are some more details from Inside World Festival of Interiors:
STEP INSIDE BAR AT CLERKENWELL DESIGN WEEK
VISIT THE ‘EXPLODED ROOM’ AT THE STEP INSIDE BAR — BROUGHT TO YOU BY INSIDE WORLD FESTIVAL OF INTERIORS 2-3 NOVEMBER 2011, BARCELONA
Visit the Step Inside Bar’s ‘exploded room’ at the Clerkenwell Garage on Clerkenwell Road and you will find a topsy-turvy world where design anarchy flips convention on its head and chaos rules! In a unique instillation designed by Chetwoods Architects, furniture from some of Clerkenwell’s most exciting participants will ‘explode’ in an innovative way.
Celebrating the UK launch of Inside: World Festival of Interiors – Step Inside Bar operated by Clerkenwell establishment Giant Robot will be serving wonderfully festive Inside-themed drinks. Come and delight in the disorder as you have a drink at the bar designed by Giles Miller Studio, one of the UK’s most exciting up and coming design talents, with products from Materials Lab, the design worlds interactive materials resource and Cosentino.
Inside is a brand-new festival celebrating the world’s finest interior designers and their projects. Through a series of fringe events, talks, installations and the prestigious awards programme, Inside will be a vibrant platform for creative thought, mutual inspiration and idea exchange - capturing the design zeitgeist in style over two exciting days in Barcelona.
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