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Projects

Residential Designs

No project is too big or too small for our residential design team. The Look Interiors can perform modest upgrades to  total makeovers, through many resources including custom cabinetry and furniture, unique light fixtures, and contemporary styles that will transform your home into a space you can feel complete in.  

Features

Accent Magazine,  “A Garage that Stops Traffic” &  “Parisian Renovation” 

American Airlines Latitudes Magazine,  “Deco Dreams”  

Ocean Drive Magazine- South Beach, Miami, Fla. 

 

 

Grant Writing, Committee Chairmanships & Awards

Co-Author of NHDOT Bureau of Planning and Community Assistance Grant

Instrumental in Stratham’s Town Center’s inclusion into Master Plan 2012

Chairman: Town Center Revitalization Committee Stratham, NHCE

Credited: Urban Planning NH 2012

C.E. Credits: Boston Society of Architects Sketch Up and Modeling 2013

Mentor: Boston Society of Architects Mentor program

University of New Hampshire Arts and Design lead Intern program

Best of Show/Creative ARTS-in-REACH program 2011

Event Site Supervisor: Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Seacoast 2012, 2013

Supervisor: Fidelity Classic Olympic Hunter Jumper single Event 2011

Donor: Big Brothers Big Sisters Event 2012

National Award for Historic Renovation, South Beach, Miami

Opening Night, Chicago House of Blues 

Deck The Walls Franchise Awards: New Store Renovations

Stratham Town Center, Branding, designation and logo

Worked closely with the New Hampshire Community Planning Grant Program  in

reconsidering the zoning and subdivision regulations for the Town Center District.

Partial listing of Commercial Commissions by Colleen Lake

FOX SPORTS Grills

Atlanta based National chain

20,000SF Sports Grill, kitchen, Venue, Wine Room, Stage and Bar

New layout, Blueprints, Interior architecture and Design

Movie presentation, see our website for video

 

YOGURTLICIOUS!

New franchise launch of frozen yogurt Brand

Site Development, Interior Architecture, Design and specifications

Style, coloration, Cabinetry and furnishings

 

LOON MOUNTAIN Recreation

Design Specifications to

Summit House Guest baths

Entrance, Layout and Specifications

Main Ski House

Lower level Changing rooms, bathrooms and entrance

Layout, design, signage and coloration

Project management within budget

 

The EDGE Entertainment Restaurant

300 seat restaurant and Sports venue

Responsible for all Interior Architecture and Design

Entry, foyer and bar redesign

(35) seat bar, (250) seat restaurant and specialty Wine Room

The lobby lounge seating for (15)

Furniture, fabrications, coloration and layout

See our website for photos!

 

Pella Windows, NH Corporate Office

Executive offices, Boardroom, reception,

Interior Architecture and Layout, Glass walls

Product placement, coloration, renderings and specification

Somersworth, NH

 

Stratham Town Center Shops

Downtown Historic look shopping venue

Antique look buildings and site

Exterior design of patios, walkways, lighting and coloration

Planning and Zoning Board Approvals

Design development

9 Retail Shop Designs

Rockingham Park Thoroughbred Racetrack

975seat Sports bar, and Gaming room

The Winner’s Circle Lounge

The Lou Smith DiningRoom

Design and implementation of 975 seat Sports Club, featuring (5) Motorola Theatre sized viewing screens, 26 Camera screens for multiple sports viewing, The Pickle Barrel Deli, The Horse shoe Bar, and The Winner’s Circle Bar, (2) betting counters and back up offices, All layout, design, specifications and themeing

Corporate and Executive offices

Private Owners rooms and Executive quarters

Salem, NH 03079

See Website for photos!

 

The Lou Smith Dining Room

Renovations to  original design, responsibilities included

recoloration and upgrade of all existing walls, floors, bar,

private boxes (racetrack), tables, chairs, buffet serving area.

Redesign of logo and themeing

 

Rockingham Park Executive Suites, Salem NH

Design coordination of construction of private quarters for Owners and Executives

All flooring, walls, lighting fabrications and furniture.

 

The House of Blues, Atlanta Georgia

Largest Music Venue US Olympics

Responsible for Design, Coordination and construction of a 200,000SF site

encompassing an enormous Music Hall with performing celebrities like:

Bob Dylan, Al Green, Tito Puentes, Johnny Cash and The Blues Brothers.

Site included (15) Sponsorship Rooms leased throughout the Olympics to

NIKE, Coke and GAFF Sporting, Budweiser etc,

(2) Private Lounges, (5) bars, (13) Retail spaces,

Sun MicroSystems onsite  Computer Center

A rooftop command Center for CNN and NBC,

(6) dressing rooms for various celebrities and superstars, a Boardroom,

Production offices, (15) offices TV taping room, and the Concierge Center

which included overseeing limousine services.

Also included in responsibilities, was the formation of an off site residence

to house guests, stars and rock royalty.

This space was approx. 80,000SF.

It offered luxury accommodations, a general lounging/entertainment center,

Design and coordination of 500 plus Kiosks that were built and

set up through the streets of Atlanta.

 

Restaurant, Music venue, shops, Club, bars

Lead Design Director

See Website for photos

 

House of Blues. Marina Center Music Hall

Lead Design, and implementation

Responsible for Design and Coordination of (15) Opera Boxes,

a fine dining “Foundation Room” to seat 75, The Foundation Room Club,

(3) private party/meeting rooms, office space, (6) dressing rooms,

“The Celebrity Bar” located above the Stage seating 50,

and overall coordination of Antiques, furniture, furnishings,

shipping and warehouse management.

Main Venue, Restaurant, shop, Bar, Club

State Street, Chicago Cobb Towers

See Website for photos!

 

 

The Ashworth By The Sea

Renovation of historic hotel, Ballrooms,

Extraordinary new cherry walls and paneled rooms, chandeliers,

Lighting, furniture, design specifications and layout

Ocean Blvd. Hampton Beach, NH 03842

See Website for photos

 

The National Hotel

1677 Collins Ave, South Beach, Miami Florida 33139

15 floors, 145 rooms, 10 luxury suites including

(4) diningrooms, (3) bars, (2) fountains and

The Longest surface Tension Infinity Pool in the State of Florida

Pools, Patios, fountains and grounds

Cigar Bar and Deco Bar

Main Dining Room and Restaurant

 

National Award for:

Historic renovation of an Art Deco hotel

South Beach, Miami Fl.

See Website for photos!

 

Stratham Tire and Showroom

Stratham and Brentwood Buildings

Exterior Design and Concept

Extraordinary exterior, from “a standard Warehouse” to “Covered Bridge look”

to fit into the vernacular and charm of an historic NH setting

 

The Governor’s House, Bed and Breakfast

Exquisite Design and Renovation to the historic Property

Beautiful rooms and Main spaces for this Award winning Bed and Breakfast

Link to:www.thegovernors-house.com

Portsmouth NH 03801

 

The Rosewood Inn

Lobby and Front desk area

Exterior elevations and upgraded facia

Owners offices and specifications

Lafayette Road, Rye, New Hampshire

 

The Dental Center at Lakewood Ranch

High end Medical offices, Oral surgeons

Osprey Drive, Sarasota Fl

See website for photos

 

Karma

Landsdown Street nightclub

The Lyons Group, Boston, Ma

 

NH Soil Consultants

Executive Offices, Main entry Boardroom and executive office

All hallways, entrances, Drafting rooms

Interior design and specifications

Newmarket, NH

 

The Martin Hill Inn

Bed and Breakfast

Portsmouth, NH 03801

(10 ) room Bed and Breakfast

Interior Design and layout of this historic Inn

Furniture upgrade, layout and specifications

 

Stevie D’s Sports Grille

Fantastic multi level Entertainment Venue

Stevie D’s Restaurant on the main level

The Sports Grille on the second level

Dante’s Jazz and Blues in the lower level

The Penthouse, Wine and Cigar Bar

Encompassed the entire 6000SF Interior Architecture and design.

Spectacular Custom mahogany window and door design

Responsibilities include all design, and layout throughout

All furniture and fabrications specifications

Responsible for Concept management throughout all levels

Complete specification packages and architectural interiors and design

Logo design and themeing throughout

71 Main Street

Salem, NH 03097

See Website for Photos

 

American Land and SJC Development

Project Development, Model homes and Showroom

Aberdeen Model / Showroom

Dunbarton Model /Showroom

Dunvegan  Model /Showroom

Turnberry Development Model/ Showroom

Montrose Condominimum  Model / Showroon

 

Lands and Homes Magazine

Satellite Corporate, downtown offices

Interior Design and layout, coloration and specifications

Portsmouth, NH 03801

 

The Tabernacle

Music Venue, restaurant and Club

Renovations and redesign of 200SF Music Venue

(6) Specialty rooms

(3) Main Bars throughout property

Furniture, fabrications, lighting, design and Layout

Atlanta, Georgia

The New Haven Coliseum

Responsible for the interior architecture and redesign of structure’s lower level to accommodate the State run Off-Track Betting Parlor

Area included State offices, private offices, Production rooms, lavatories

general common areas and gaming room

Rockingham thoroughbred racetrack off site venue

Overall design, layout and implementation.

Logo Design and themeing

New Haven, Conn.