Behind the lighting of Osteria Ilaria in Melbourne

The rustic features created by Briony Morgan for Osteria Ilaria restaurant Melbourne provide the feel of a simple old European pasta bar, while sophisticated elements add an elegant touch. It all adds up to an atmospheric and moody experience enhanced by illumination. There are a variety of custom pendants in dining, bathroom and at bar plus bespoke wallights to provide a mixture of intimacy and a striking focal point. A combination of other lighting and illumination strategies were used including:

Overall we aimed to create layers of contrast in a perfect marriage to match the rustic yet modern aesthetic – one that is all encompassing for the dinner’s emotive experience.

Interior Design: Briony Morgan Photography: Kristoffer Paulsen