I like the light for the lobby. Think about textured walls for the party room or the elevator area leading to the party room. Mid Century Modern living room featured in Spain Architectural Digest designed by Jonathon Adler
Decorating with orange: vibrant orange curtain panels frame the window while orange pillows prevent the chair from becoming a dark mass in the room. Orange accents, such as a small runner on the side table dot the room with the peppy hue.