When owner and head bartender Matthew Bax opened Gamsei 2013 in Munichs trendy neighbourhood Glockenbach, he introduced hyper-localism to a field of practice which had till then been mainly confined to the food scene. At Gamsei, ingredients for cocktails
From the architect. The maritime / dive bar theme for the scheme is a direct response with the bayside suburb of St. Kilda. Recycled timbers recovered from Melbourne’s docklands are used throughout the scheme to form all joinery items and to help create an authentic timeworn aesthetic
I picked this picture because I like the simplicity of the design. The modern elements make the space feel industrial and sophisticate. The bent metal as the table complements the colour of the wall while the warm wood stools warm up the space to balance the colder colours.