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2. Custom waterjet cut
perforated aluminum
screens evoke the
texture of lava, which
Basalt Architects
incorporated into the
walls and roofs.
3. Located above the
lobby, Moss Restaurant
features a subdued,
Nordic-inspired design
that allows the views to
take centerstage.

5. Each of the 62 suites
is built into its environs
and boast decks or
balconies to be one with
the natural surrounds.
6. The predominant use
of raw concrete keeps
the interiors rooted in
its context, particularly
in the subterranean spa
where a massive lava
stone serves as a juice
counter.

4. A floor-to-ceiling lava
stone fireplace stands in
the center of the hotel's
lobby lounge.

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Architecture Firm Basalt Architects, Reykjavik,
Iceland Interior Design Firms Basalt Architects
and Design Group Italia, Milan and New York
Contractor Jáverk Lighting Liska Engineering
EFLA Graphics Design Group Italia

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outdoors in: ceramic tiles made to resemble
lava (43 different patterns were used), warm
walnut cabinetry, and bare concrete walls.
"We decided the real piece of art is nature,"
says Thorsteinsson, who laid out the rooms
according to carefully considered views. "You
don't need art to distract from that."
Despite ample windows, illumination is
crucial on an island where darkness reigns
most of the year. The solution: lighting that
shifts through the natural phases of the
sun, as well as the waterjet cut perforated
aluminum screens on the walls and roof that
mimic the texture of lava stone.
One of the Retreat's most dramatic spaces
is the lobby and reception area, featuring
soaring ceilings and windows framing the

lagoon and Mt. Thorbjörn. With a wavy,
textured finish, the walls mirror the "ripples
on the surface of the water outside," says
Thorsteinsson. The design team fashioned
a bespoke reception desk and bar for the
space, as well as a custom chef's table at
Moss Restaurant, all of which were crafted
from a hulking lava stone quarried onsite.
But for a twist, it is merged with leather (at
the reception desk) and walnut (at the chef's
table). For a further mindful connection to
the outside, the OLED Pixel Cloud in the
restaurant undulates "like the fog that slowly
rises from the warm waters of the lagoon." hd
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Armchairs Maxalto, B&B Italia, and Minotti
Tables and Shelves DGI; produced by B&B
Italia Lighting Vibia Lava Desk DGI and
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B&B Italia Carpets and Small Lava Table DGI;
produced by Radici Small Tables by Sofa and
Ottoman Maxalto and B&B Italia
MOSS RESTAURANT
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Cupboard, and Sofa DGI; produced by B&B
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From the Editor
From the Show Director
CitySCENE: Atlanta
Perspectives: Social Good
Interview: Female Entrepreneurs
Perspectives: HD Expo Preview
5 Questions for Rachel Gutter
Profile: Sebastian Cox
Products: Eco-Solutions
Products: Outdoor Furniture
Products: Bath
Products: Art
Products: Flooring
Products: Window Coverings
Products: HD Expo Preview
Project Breakdown: Restorations
Checkup
Sustainable Hospitality
Retreats
Wellbeing
Next Generation Housing
Healthcare
Concepts
Dispensaries
Sports + Fitness
City Planning
Wellness Real Estate
Projects
The Retreat at Blue Lagoon
Six Senses Kaplankaya
Sacromonte
Ad Index
Back Space: Chad Oppenheim
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