Posts Tagged ‘California’

Los Angeles Rams Headquarters by HKS, Agoura Hills – California

May 17th, 2018

Many of the Inglewood stadium’s key features are carried over to the office. Built-in-furniture, lighting, ceiling elements, epoxy flooring and faux-wood porcelain tiles are also borrowed from the stadium’s design to create a forward looking, industrial aesthetic.

Prologis Offices by Perkins+Will, San Francisco – California

April 14th, 2018

One of the most significant design features is the ‘living room,’ a large multi-use space that gives Prologis the flexibility to adapt the space for specific functions, including all-hands staff meetings, community and corporate dinners and events, and a casual social café.

Acne Studios store, Los Angeles – California

March 27th, 2018

It’s like walking into a David Hockney masterpiece, and as such the setting fully captures the vibe of Southern California. Additional furnishings and fixtures comprise of specially commissioned pieces by designer Max Lamb, ceiling lights by Paris-based designer Benoît Lalloz, and sleek metal shelving and clothing racks.

SciFi VC offices by Design Blitz, San Francisco – California

March 16th, 2018

Walls, ceiling, and flooring were removed to expose the natural raw materiality of the existing core and shell to showcase a classic, minimalistic, and sharp look. New steps and accessible ramp were added to improve the connectivity across the office.

Thick Research & Exhibition by Spinagu, Los Angeles – California

March 12th, 2018

Thickness is a constructive problem as much as it is a representational one. In our present day standards of construction, thickness has become synonymous with material offset due to the predominance of sheet material, as opposite to stereotomy, in which thickness is derived from subtraction and removal of mass.

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.

Kith store by Snarkitecture, Los Angeles – California

February 23rd, 2018

The store’s main area boasts a palette of concrete and brass furnishings and detailing, and has an inner sanctum that comprises of a glass-encased section where all the trophy shoes are presented.

TEN Office by Nadel Architects, El Segundo – California

February 9th, 2018

The newly completed office also highlights TEN’s desire to provide a nature-focused environment for employees by the addition of a multi-use patio accessible through a series of tall sliding glass panels. Offering a third place to collaborate, relax and experience a change of pace, the multi-use patio includes an outdoor kitchen, break area and landscaped recreation space.

Enlisted Design Office by Medium Plenty, Oakland – California

February 4th, 2018

The concrete bones of the old mercantile building provide layered rhythm & texture, juxtaposed with white planes sliding through the light-filled space. New elements & utilities were carefully choreographed to emphasize the monolithic impact of the newly-exposed structure.

VANS Headquarters by Rapt Studio, Costa Mesa – California

January 24th, 2018

Designed with workspaces for creative self-expression and ‘Off the Wall’ culture, the headquarters was made to embody the company’s evolution. As Vans’ longstanding design partner, Rapt Studio created the office to celebrate the four pillars of the Vans brand – Art, Music, Action Sports, and Street Culture and Fashion.

The Nomad Hotel by Jacques Garcia, Los Angeles – California

January 23rd, 2018

The guest rooms’ colour palette is drawn from the property’s fully restored gold and blue Italianate ceiling in the lobby, and each room is appointed with custom designed furnishings and original artwork from design studio Be-poles with many also featuring freestanding pedestal bathtubs.

Hungry Man Productions headquarters by FreelandBuck, Los Angeles – California

January 9th, 2018

The apparently random arrangement of white boxes are actually strategically placed to enhance interaction between certain employees while leaving common areas open.

Vans headquarters by Rapt Studio, California

December 28th, 2017

Street art plays an important role, with graffiti and illustrations hand-painted on walls in eating and lounge areas, alongside large photographs of skateboarding and underground concerts.

CMG Office by TPG Architecture, Los Angeles – California

December 28th, 2017

The project’s challenge was to create a shared space for the various creative brands that each had their own unique brand identity, culture, and vision for a collaborative environment. With 90 percent of the office open, the progressive workplace design better accommodates each agency’s creative workstyle. F

Commonwealth store, Los Angeles – California

December 16th, 2017

Compatible with the building’s original architectural features, the interior design has an industrial edge, and features a floor of large concrete tiles, a ceiling of exposed beams, and suspended steel clothing racks.

Best girl restaurant, Los Angeles – California

November 29th, 2017

The venue has very much retained the original interior, including the checkered flooring, tables with brass tops, and matching pendant lamps. The rebranding follows a new collab between Ace Hotel and award-winning chef Michael Cimarusti.

Jacobs Medical Center by CannonDesign, La Jolla / San Diego – California

November 24th, 2017

Although one building, the 10-story hospital functions as three medical specialty centers— housing inpatient services for high-risk obstetrics and neonatal care, cancer care and advanced surgical care. The building’s overall curvilinear form was driven by the design of the patient units, but also by advanced modeling to capitalize on views, maximize daylight and minimize solar gain and glare.

BCCI Construction Company Office, San Francisco – California

November 17th, 2017

Designed and constructed by BCCI, the new office was built to meet LEED v4 requirements and the WELL Building Standard which has performance requirements relevant to occupant health for air, water, nourishment, light, fitness, comfort, and mind.

Supplyframe’s DesignLab by Cory Grosser + Associates, Pasadena – California

November 2nd, 2017

The interior combines areas for brainstorming, prototyping, model making and fabrication with a gallery and assembly space for community events. The historic building housing DesignLab is typically Old Town Pasadena, with bow-arched ceilings, exposed wood beams, and warm brick walls.

Retail Design Collaborative Office, Long Beach – California

October 31st, 2017

The creative workplace, which lives in a revitalized former Nordstrom Rack retail space, serves as both a highly-functioning collaborative work environment for employees and a vital connection to the Long Beach community that enhances the city’s public spaces.