Fasano Itaim

  • Prize
    Winner in Architectural Design Hotel – Boutique
  • Company/Firm
    Studio Mk27
  • Lead Designer
    Marcio Kogan
  • Architect
    Marcio Kogan
  • Interior Designer
    architects > Diana Radomysler co-architects > Luciana Antunes
  • Hospitality
  • Photo Credit
    Fran Parente
  • Location
    São Paulo, Brasil
  • Project Date
    april . 2023

Fasano Itaim is an ode to classic elegance. The Italian family, devoted to hospitality for three generations, forged a brand over the principles of excellence and warm service. Its interiors are dark, walls covered in Brazilian freijó wood, with very punctual lighting. A diffuse natural brightness filtered by continuous linen curtains creates an ethereal atmosphere.

The guest arrives straight to a long homey living room, with overlaid layouts that create a vibrancy that one feels immediately invited to take part. Human interaction is placed at the center stage in the common area. The chosen furniture encourages visual permeability, low armchairs and see-through bookshelves enhance the space's extension.

Important mid-century pieces are balanced with contemporary designs by Minotti, the most famous furniture factory from the heart of Italian tradition, including some design collections by Studio MK27 such as Brasilia sofas, Super Quadra sideboards and the iconic Daiki armchair.
The lobby and bar’s sober ambiance undergoes a transformation as you step into the restaurant. Here, the atmosphere is cozy, bathed in natural light streaming in through generous windows. The use of tactil