The Viking Restaurant
and Bar was inspired by Scandinavian Architecture and Design. All
the timber is European beech or ash, the walls are coated in Rockote
to give a sandstone-like feel and the floor is covered in large
slabs of granite paving, to complete the raw, natural feel of the
I designed the bar as an apres ski destination, situated in Twizel,
South Canterbury, New Zealand, but
realistically, it would fit in any ski resort town around the globe.
was awarded Joint Winner of the 'Student Interior' category at the
Designers Institute of New Zealand
Look at Viking
To view the
design, you can either click on any of the thumbnails to the left
to see still images, or any of the thumbnails to the right to see
a QuickTime Virtual Reality scene. To navigate through the scenes,
you can either use the arrow keys or hold down the left mouse button.
To zoom in press 'Shift' and to zoom out press 'Ctrl'. To move forward
to another part of the scene, drag the mouse pointer until it turns
into an arrow and press the left mouse button.
are roughly 1 MB in size so they may take a minute to download -
but it's worth the wait. Both the still images and the QTVRs were
modelled using ArchiCAD 6.0
and rendered in Art*Lantis 3.5