Pleasant is an intimate 65 sqm bar situated in central Stockholm, opened in 2007.
As a starting point we worked with a fragmented fever dream, in which there was a place where the city meets an enchanted forest. The endless mirror ball ceiling in the bar area permits secret spying on everyone else. The wall framing the bar interior forms a graphic element as well as a bottle stand, DJ stand and one-cocktail-only tables. The mix of chairs are vintage, and coated with glossy black lacquer to become a family.
The restrooms play with infinity illusions and trippy kaleidoscopic effects. Strands of fiber optical threads are reflected in the mirror ceilings and walls, creating an endless sea of illuminated grass.....more