DJ Opens Music-Centric Hotel in Brooklyn

Design News 03.26.12

You won't find a lobby pianist here: Hotel BPM in Sunset Park, Brooklyn is the brainchild of DJ BIJAL, who envisions the spot filling a niche for the music-loving traveler. You can request a favorite track to be played at your check-in, and of course the sound system is top quality.

In other news, Pierre Cardin designs a skyscraper for Venice and an app alerts you when cool people are around and shows you their photos. Check out the headlines after the jump.

Welcome To Hotel BPM, Sunset Park's New DJ Hotel | Gothamist
Pierre Cardin to build Venice skyscraper | BDOnline
Highlight CEO Paul Davison Launches Elastic Network Of A Different Color | Fast Company

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