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TWO PENNY

Hong Kong art deco Chinese restaurant with a cheeky downstairs bar.

Hong Kong art deco Chinese restaurant with a cheeky downstairs bar.

Hong Kong art deco Chinese restaurant with a cheeky downstairs bar.

Hong Kong art deco Chinese restaurant with a cheeky downstairs bar.

Hong Kong art deco Chinese restaurant with a cheeky downstairs bar.

By bringing together a patchwork family of influences, Bamff developed a lively design language that allows for expressive flexibility with a consistent visual thread.

By bringing together a patchwork family of influences, Bamff developed a lively design language that allows for expressive flexibility with a consistent visual thread.

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Cranes, signifying peace and longevity in Chinese culture, represent the upstairs restaurant. The nocturnal bat, synonymous with good fortune and happiness, represents the late-night Teahouse in the basement.

Cranes, signifying peace and longevity in Chinese culture, represent the upstairs restaurant. The nocturnal bat, synonymous with good fortune and happiness, represents the late-night Teahouse in the basement.

Cranes, signifying peace and longevity in Chinese culture, represent the upstairs restaurant. The nocturnal bat, synonymous with good fortune and happiness, represents the late-night Teahouse in the basement.

Cranes, signifying peace and longevity in Chinese culture, represent the upstairs restaurant. The nocturnal bat, synonymous with good fortune and happiness, represents the late-night Teahouse in the basement.

Cranes, signifying peace and longevity in Chinese culture, represent the upstairs restaurant. The nocturnal bat, synonymous with good fortune and happiness, represents the late-night Teahouse in the basement.

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To ensure continuity within each brand expression, a custom typeface was developed that referenced the art deco forms of the interior.

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THE TEAHOUSE

Two Penny's basement bar gets a playful, laid-back personality. 

Two Penny's basement bar gets a playful, laid-back personality. 

Two Penny's basement bar gets a playful, laid-back personality. 

Two Penny's basement bar gets a playful, laid-back personality. 

Two Penny's basement bar gets a playful, laid-back personality. 

In contrast to the more traditional upstairs restaurant, the Teahouse employs light-hearted illustration and copywriting to entertain late-night patrons.

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More playful illustrations help to set the louder, casual teahouse apart from the more formal upstairs restaurant.

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WHAT WE DID

WHAT WE DID

Brand Identity
Art Direction
Environmental Design
Type Design

INTERIORS

Sarah Ward

INTERIORS PHOTOGRAPHY

Jared Sych

ILLUSTRATION

Ed Kwong

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