Posts Tagged ‘building’

Calvin Klein 305W35NYC store by Sterling Ruby & Architectural Research Office, Paris – France

March 16th, 2018

The walls and vaulted ceiling are painted in a neutral gray hue, making the red and blue hand-painted, splattered canvas from ruby easily stand out. Custom fixtures are paired with an array of highly artistic mobiles with textile touches and life-size soft sculptures.

Substantial HQ by goCstudio, Seattle – Washington

March 14th, 2018

The existing hardwood roof decking, exposed beams and brick are highlighted through the simple and clear palette of materials that are applied to the new spaces in the center of the plan. A large new skylight effectively drops natural light into the deep plan and provides a focal point for interaction between employees, clients and visitors alike.

Discovering Taiwan exhibition by Studio TING, Taipei – Taiwan

March 14th, 2018

The electronic soundscape, the contemporary weaves and the animated projections of multimedia art enable the visitor to view the knowledge incarnated by the museum at the crossroads between the preservation of a heritage dedicated to the current generations and the scientific research which opens new understandings of the world.

Nexus Underwriting Offices by Peldon Rose, London – UK

March 8th, 2018

Working in such an impressive and historic building meant we could design a space that went beyond the usual confines of an office space. The concepts were inspired by large gallery spaces, warehouses and industrial spaces and the high ceilings meant that we could create something bespoke and take a more architectural approach.

Hof van Duivenvoorde visitors center by 70F architecture, Voorschoten – Netherlands

March 7th, 2018

Some of the fixed windows continue up and over the roof-ridge into the back roof plane, towards the monumental garden wall. The building is an example of modern architecture, fitting seamlessly in its 13th-century surroundings defined by the castle

Aesop Jiyugaoka store by Ciguë, Tokyo – Japan

March 2nd, 2018

Translucent resin shelving lines the walls as a nod to the bullhead tracks, and large framed allow in floods of daylight, offering a tonal complement to both the railway lines and Aesop’s amber glassware.

Flight Club sneaker store by Slade Architecture, Los Angeles – California

March 1st, 2018

The store’s interior is simple with clean lines and a restrained material palette, putting the spotlight on the shoes. The changing materiality of the different display areas focuses the space on shoes that are especially noteworthy. The only furnishing in the space is a custom bench that incorporates angle try-on mirrors.

Polycor office by Étienne Bernier Architecte, Quebec City – Canada

February 22nd, 2018

Before its renovation, the offices were dark and all divided. The walls have been removed to open the space and let the natural light enter in the working area. Glass boxes have been placed at the center of the space and large slabs of stone create intimate space.

Kunjani Wines estate by Haldane Martin, Stellenbosch – South Africa

February 21st, 2018

A round eight-seater dining table with a copper disc on top of black stained timber is situated at the intersection between the entrance and main dining space. Haldane Martin’s new Sim-Ply dining chairs in grey leather and red lacquer surround the dining table. The table is framed by a four-tiered brass halo ring chandelier overhead – a contemporary expression of a traditional farmhouse candle chandelier.

Ignacia Guest House by Factor Eficiencia + A – G, Mexico City – Mexico

February 19th, 2018

A completely new building was built in the space where the service rooms used to be to house the rest of the guest rooms: Blue, Green, Pink and Yellow which are vertically arranged around the central patio. With terraces and a harmonious chromatic palette, each guest room creates environments in tune with the complex.

Microsoft Offices by SkB Architects, Cambridge – Massachusetts

February 19th, 2018

The 2-story entry plaza contains dramatic 20’ high branded messaging elements as well as a reception point and hospitality zone complete with espresso machine and a horizontal touch screen for a variety of leveraged content. SkB developed branding concepts and owned the static branding design.

Burning Man 2017 art installations, Nevada

September 1st, 2017

The temporary metropolis, erected annually, draws colossal crowds of devoted “burners” who come to experience spirituality, community, and art. Guided by the ten principles — first documented by co-founder Larry Harvey in 2004 — participants build the city, and then burn it to the ground 9 days later.

Green Office Park 6 by ILATAAJ, Serpong – Indonesia

August 21st, 2017

The main area is a 5 storey atrium space, richly immersed in natural sunlight under a glazed roof.

Bedales School Art and Design by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios, Petersfield – UK

August 11th, 2017

A connection to the outdoors characterizes much of Bedales life, and consequently, all circulation is external, across covered decks on both sides of the building that double as places to draw, paint, sculpt or just relax and contemplate the environment.

DANDELION CHOCOLATE Ise Geku shop by Puddle Masaki Kato + moyadesign, Ise – Japan

July 31st, 2017

For this design it was our intention to express the existing beauty of this Tetsuro Yoshida designed building, complimenting it with our minimal additions to create a truly DANDELION CHOCOLATE-like space.

VILLAGE FOODS office by Design & Creative Associates, Tahara – Japan

July 15th, 2017

For the finish, we selected expressive genuine materials, such as solid wood boards, natural stones, and cement and mosaic tiles. By assembling and laminating fragments of these materials in open space, we tried to express joyful abundance. With various materials layering on each other utilizing their attributes, the finished design turned out to be very profound.

Hyatt Regency Amsterdam with Hakwood flooring, Amsterdam – Netherlands

July 2nd, 2017

The bespoke Hakwood herringbone pattern graces the floor of the lobby and is mirrored along the ceiling, embracing the bar between the dynamic patterned wooden finishes. A living green wall with tropical plants connects the entrance to the patio in the rear, blurring the distinction between the inside and outside spaces.

Modiz Condo Sales Office by PODesign, Phahonyothin Rd – Thailand

June 19th, 2017

Façade design emphasizes on the North-east side, which is the main approach of building. The inner skin is composed of steel structure and glazing while the outer skin consists of the lace oblique panel on steel frame. The outer skin is positioned away from inner skin, creating a semi-exterior space.

DongZhuang-Building Museum of Western Regions by Xinjiang Wind, Tuoli Township – China

June 19th, 2017

The principles and methods of traditional technologies for cavity walls, ramming earth, sun-dried mud bricks and laying stones are adopted to construct a simple, reliable and durable building. The texture of materials is highlighted on the building’s surface to obtain a “natural” completeness of a non-specific space.

Liko-Noe Innovation Center Office by Fránek Architects, Slavkov u Brna – Czech Republic

May 15th, 2017

The structure is comprised of two main volumes. Above-ground office section is constructed from load-bearing wooden CLT panels, insulated by a vapor-open sprayed ICYNENE insulation and covered by vertical gardens – living facade. Underground section with acoustical chamber is built out of monolithic concrete.