The essence of Bali lies in the interaction between different cultures David Gianotten Managing partner, OMA PROJECT Creative Centre
he Indonesian hospitality
group Potato Head has joined forces with Rem Koolhaas'
OMA to create the Creative
Centre in Bali, a new 168-room
beachfront hotel that completes the Desa Potato Head complex.
As well as the 168 rooms, the Creative
Centre will feature a restaurant, several bars, a multifunctional gallery, an
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several rooftop activation areas, an
amphitheatre, a pool, a music recording studio and a subterranean discotheque next door. The hotel is soft opening in December, with the various elements being rolled out during 2020.
OMA have designed a floating
ring lifted by pilotis to accommodate the guestrooms and other functions, including the exhibition space and a