Ambasada Gavioli is a nightclub located in Izola, Slovenia and named after its architect Gianni Gavioli. It has a floor space of 1,600 m2 and a capacity of 2,300 guests.
Since 1995 when it opened, Ambasada Gavioli has become the focal point of the Electronic music community in Slovenia, Northern Italy, Southern Austria and North-West Croatia, achieving almost a cult following appeal in the scene.
The project is inspired from literature, theatre, cinema and fashion. Some themes include Italian baroque with Juliet’s balcony and Charles Baudelaire’s The Flowers of Evil. The architecture of the club is divided in two floors: wider main room and smaller, more intimate privee’, which are connected with a glass wall, that allow visual and programming contact of rooms. The Ambasada Gavioli uses different materials like wood, white stone and copper, combined in a Mediterranean style.
The music of Ambasada Gavioli is bases on a combination of several modern directions in club music, like clubbing techno futurism and modern house. The music is played by international DJs residents and other artists. These include Tiësto (Netherlands), Sven Väth (Frankfurt), Marshall Jefferson (Chicago), Laurent Garnier (France), Richie Hawtin (Canada), Dubfire (Iran), Jeff Mills (Detroit), Takkyū Ishino (Tokyo), David Guetta (Paris ), Valentino Kanzyani ( Slovenia ), Umek ( Slovenia ), Carl Cox ( England ), Luciano ( Switzerland), Ricardo Villalobos ( Chile ), Nina Kraviz (Russia), Seth Troxler (US), Green Velvet ( US), Solomun (Hamburg) among others.