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Photo 3: Here unclad, preformed concrete has been used for the pillars in Myer. 5 levels-a feature was made of the pillars, central void, light-well ceiling & open construction when renov. approx 2010. Concrete accentuates open construction-grey is seen in most finishes. Other surfaces-clad, shiny & polished so the exposed concrete offers contrast.
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Pin 4: Translucent Concrete - ideal for apartment blocks as provides privacy, light passage, focal point, low mood lighting for bedroom setting, insulation and strength. Translucency comes from the inclusion of glass fibres in the mix of aggregate.
Photo 5: Continuing the modern industrial look here rough-sawn timber has been combined with exposed aggregate polished concrete. These two textured elements give an earthy, natural feel to the industrial nature of the interior - an excellent combination in the Il Melagrano cafe, Northcote, where they roast their own coffee to the right of this picture.
Photo 4: Polished concrete flooring is complemented by the concrete, brass bound bench in The Hub cafe in Northcote. Trending right now, this modern, industrial look is very popular as well as durable and practical. The hard surfaces can feel cold and austere so the look is softened here with the timber stool seats and benches.