Richmond International has been appointed to develop the interior design for Langham Hospitality Group’s new project, The Langham, Chicago, due to open in 2013.
The London-based design agency previously worked with The Langham, London, Europe’s original Grand Hotel and recently completed The Langham, London’s new Chuan Spa, based on the principles of traditional Chinese Medicine.
The Langham, Chicago will be located in the Mies van der Rohe building, a Chicago Landmark affectionately known as the IBM Building. The hotel will occupy the first 13 floors of the building with 320 guest rooms reported Dexigner.
Trademark features include The Palm Court, Chuan Spa, Infinity Suite, and Regent Suite. Originally opened in 1971, the Mies van der Rohe building will provide a more contemporary setting for The Langham brand, which is reflected in its design and the use of art work by internationally renowned artists.
Richmond International is an internationally renowned design studio with over 35 years’ experience in hospitality interiors for global luxury hotel brands. A highly qualified team of 40, based in the London studio, work with hotels and resorts on six continents and in over 40 countries.
Projects include the Four Seasons Hotel, Amman, Hyatt Regency, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia,Hyatt Regency, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia andJW Marriott Mirage, Cairo.