Based in Mumbai, led by Krupa Zubin and Zubin Zainuddin, ZZ Architects aims at molding every project into an appealing and inspiring design with rich ingenious detailing. Attention to detail is the key motto for this multi-award-winning firm and their primary focus is the client’s comfort and requirements keeping in par with the project guidelines and necessities. Being a multidisciplinary design firm, ZZ Architects have designed commercial projects, health clubs, spas and salons, hospitality, exhibition, pharmaceutical, mixed-use, and residential interior projects which proves their passion for design and showcases how judicious use of the same can benefit their clients while exploring their way up the ladder of inventive design and details.
Here are 15 projects by ZZ architects that will blow you away.
1. Pavangiri Residence, Mumbai
A lavish and prestigious urban accommodation in Mumbai with 2 towers and 32 residences, Pavangiri Residence is a luxury enclave of magnificent apartments, elevating the contemporary lifestyle of the people of Mumbai. Meticulously designed with wonderful convenience and the best of amenities the residence showcases an effortless blend of modernity and elegance.
2. Mandhana Penthouse, Mumbai
This Luxury Penthouse is located in one of the poshest areas of Mumbai and the residents experience a breathtaking view of the central city and its skyline. This 12000 sq.ft duplex residence holds all kinds of amenities with a magnificent pool on the lower level which is adorned with mosaic from Sicis which gives the pool a translucent feel.
3. Seasons, Mumbai
A modern urban showroom for a leading ethnic wear brand in Mumbai this meticulous design by ZZ architects showcases how an architect is proficient in both residential as well as in the hospitality sector.
4. Ekta World, Mumbai
With a large sculpture in the center of the office which represents unity, the office of Ekta world spread over 5000 sq. Feet having a large multi-screen video wall display dramatically changes the visual of the space. Chandelier from Windfall, Lighting from Flos and viabizzuno, music, and high-end automation systems everything adds up to the contemporary look and feel of the luxurious office.
5. IT Park, Mumbai
Located in Navi Mumbai, this urban IT park design by ZZ architects aims to create large span office floor plates for flexible usage. To ensure the flow of natural light on the floor, the building has been designed with a sculptural façade. The lobbies are luxurious and have a good double-height volume.
6. Menon Villa, Kerala
A family home in Thrissur, Kerala this remodeled house is an example of luxury and sophistication. The bungalow flaunts a fiber optic lit swimming pool accessible from the formal living space and there are multi-levels created in different spaces taking into consideration the function of the spaces.
7. Surana Bungalow, Bangalore
This luxury residence in Bangalore is a prestigious abode that reflects the architect’s passion for rich and sophisticated interior design. With the use of precious materials to judicious use of space, this design looks monotonous yet very strong which is an indicator of ZZA’s inimitable style.
8. Miss T, Mumbai
This two-story bungalow hosts a very chic South-east Asian restaurant named Miss T. The walls have been finished in a special, heavily padded fabric that mimics tree bark. The multitude of colors with shades of blue, orange, green, and red with recurring appearances across the two floors showcases the sophisticated and inventive design of the architects.
9. Re Infra, Mumbai
Located in Mumbai, this boutique office is designed with the use of high-end materials and high-end finish which is common for projects associated with the ZZ style of working. The areas of importance are the main reception, conference room, and main cabin housing its 2 independent directors.
10. Mangiamo, Mumbai
Located in Bandra, Mumbai this restaurant is designed as a well-fashioned and chic joint. The overall look of the restaurant is very international and is inspired by Ar. Krupa Zubin and Zubin Zainuddin’s many trips to fashionable districts of Milan. A subtle and elegant color scheme runs throughout the restaurant which radiates style & comfort making it one of the poshest restaurants of Mumbai.
11. Emkay Private Office, Mumbai
Already a client, ZZA was called upon by Emkay Global to make their corporate headquarters in the impressive ‘The Ruby’ office building in Dadar after completion of another office at Worli. With previous work experience with Emkay, the work was very smooth and it has a plethora of high-end materials used effectively like Statuario Marble, imported lighting from some of the best brands across the world such as XAC & Flos, customized trading desks from Wipro, etc.
12. Transcon Living, Mumbai
With theme gardens, an open-air amphitheater, and a recreational maidan seamlessly integrated into a residential complex, Transcon Living is one of the most ambitious residential projects in Malad. The key feature of the residential building is free-flowing green walls running along the facade and all the apartments have access to these exclusive green walls.
13. Witty International School
Witty International School at Malad, Mumbai, has a ventilated ceramic louver system because the materials, as well as the spatial organization, will have a direct and an indirect impact on its users. The plan by ZZ architect shows attention to detail in the use of materials, textures, colors, and use of light.
14. Agarwal Bungalow, Bangalore
Located in Bangalore, the lavish Agarwal Bungalow is a treat to the eyes. With its interior just as sophisticated as its exterior, the bungalow is made out of top-quality materials. From the kitchen to the dining area, to the living room, to all bedrooms and bathrooms, the style, the design is very consistent and harmonious. The lighting both in the day and at night seems magical, unexpected, and dramatic making the house very cozy and comfortable.
15. H&Fs India
Located in Mumbai, H&Fs is a highly sophisticated modern studio apartment. It received accolades for its luxury spa cum hotel room and its inventive use of space and a very strong and diverse material palette. Its two mock-up bedrooms with attached bathrooms are designed using rich materials with the latest innovations in technology neatly integrated into the scheme.