TAU PAN ASIAN RESTAURANT location: str. Oktiabrskaya 44, Poltava, Ukraine function: restaurant area: 120m2 status: realization 2013 designers: Vladimir Nepyivoda, Dmitry Bonesko graphic designer: Ilya Nepravda photo: Andrey Avdeenko __________________________________________________ TAU is a gastronomic restaurant of pan-Asian cuisine situated on one of the Poltava central street. Before the restaurant opening, the city has not institutions with such cuisine. Restaurateur Nataliia Saenko introduced completely new for the city concept with the use of very high standards regarding services quality. Based on this purpose, our task was to create the unique interior in modern Asian style without resorting to ordinary solutions TAU is a restaurant of five elements. Eastern philosophy resonates with materials which are used in the premises finishing and decoration. Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water are five primary elements of oriental philosophy, out of which we have all the material world diversity. Exactly these natural materials were used to represent Asia in a more accurate way. The stylistics of the premises can be described as a modern minimalism with inclusions of ethnic.