First launched in Shanghai, then Hong Kong and Singapore, Tatler House is designed to be the physical embodiment of the Tatler brand, and a venue where the Tatler community can gather. Malaysia finally gets its very own Tatler House in Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur’s presidential suite that has been transformed into a contemporary space kitted out in designer furnishing and local artwork.
Surrounded by iconic views of the Kuala Lumpur skyline, interior designer Susan Abraham of S Studio Collective, reimagined the luxurious nature of the Tatler lifestyle and infused the space with a sense of locality. The result is a marriage of modern luxury meets youthful playfulness which deftly balances the raw and refined, muted and bold.
AN EVOCATIVE JOURNEY
Abraham takes guests through a journey of colours and textures, beginning with the receiving area showcasing the Tatler House logo mounted on a custom-built screen amongst a striking orange and black palette accented with a denim-clad SMEG fridge. The walls are adorned with large-scale artwork, namely Anniketyni Madian’s Berasok wooden sculpture and Justin Lim’s edgy mixed-media We Want You (Buden)—these are just the start of discovering the breadth of AFK Collection who generously loaned all the artworks found in the suite.
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