July 9, 2012
For the Ingfah Restaurant in Khaolak, Thailand, local firm Integrated Field have realized a shifting outdoor dining area composed of small interchangeable pavilions, each of which houses small or large dinner parties. Limited by the confines of the site–surrounded by buildings and without any views–the designers sought to reinvent the dining experience by means of using the resources at hand, namely the expansive lawn and the open sky. Diners graze on the grass, huddled in one of the lightweight structures that are arrayed along the yard, with a “piece” of the sky neatly framed overhead. Continue.