Tag Archives: Reception Desk

Sticks & Stones

They say first impressions last a lifetime – and we sure hope they do when you enter the new W New York – Downtown at 123 Washington Street.  Our latest project, No. 0235, a Black Walnut dowel reception desk with a granite top, really is a statement piece. Actualized in collaboration with our good friends […]

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INTERIOR DESIGN market tabloid featuring JOHNHOUSHMAND and JH2 OneTreeHome

INTERIOR DESIGN‘s Spring Market Tabloid features work from our two companies, JOHNHOUSHMAND and JH2OneTreeHome. Our classic No. 0199 Reception Desk is featured in the section Logging In: Grains that have game (p. 100). It is made up of three distinctive parts: a spalted maple facia of varying topographical elements, a solid maple slab top, and […]

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Hyatt Regency Atlanta Front Desk

The Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, Georgia, originally designed by Atlanta architect John Portman in 1967, is undergoing a transformation. This award-winning luxury hotel was the first contemporary atrium hotel in the world and at the time of opening was the tallest building in Atlanta. JOHNHOUSHMAND, in conjunction with tvsdesign, a design firm specializing in architectural, […]

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Making Waves – Hong Kong, 2011

Leave it to JOHNHOUSHMAND to figure out that casting a wood slab into acrylic would make for a natural, organic, diffraction grating! The clear acrylic transmits light perfectly (a giant fiber optics transmitter). But all interruptions – that means each and every natural grain, inclusion, and pocket in the wood –  catch the light and […]

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