Category Archives: Hospitality

Photography © 2013 Michael Wee for Vogue Living. All rights reserved.

Paspaley Strand Dinner

2013 We were creative directors for Paspaley’s annual Strand Dinner event, held at their heritage-listed Martin Place store in Sydney. We installed an eight-metre long chandelier fabricated from 144 polished mother-of-pearl shells, which was suspended from two marble columns over … Continue reading

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Merewether Surfhouse

2010 – 2012 CO-AP was commissioned to do an interior fit-out of a new three-storey beachfront hospitality development at Merewether Beach in Newcastle. We designed the interiors for all three levels, incorporating a restaurant and bar, event spaces and a … Continue reading

17TH BIENNALE OF SYDNEY © 2010 CO-AP. All rights reserved.

17th Biennale of Sydney

2010 CO-AP was invited by the 17th Biennale of Sydney to collaborate on the Artist’s & Supporter’s Opening Party event in May 2010. The event was held at the main turbine hall on Cockatoo island where ”Inopportune: Stage One’ by … Continue reading

16TH BIENNALE OF SYDNEY © 2008 CO-AP. All rights reserved.

16th Biennale of Sydney

2008 For the 16th Biennale of Sydney Artist’s and Supporter’s Party, 800 timber pallets were transported by barge onto Cockatoo Island. A series of landscapes and spaces were created within the Main Turbine Hall with the pallets, setting up programmatic … Continue reading

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Universal Restaurant

2007 Renowned Australian chef Christine Manfield approached us to design her Sydney restaurant Universal. The design was influenced by the exotic colours of spices and ingredients such as paprika, tamarind, turmeric and saffron. The result is a dining space reminiscent of … Continue reading