Posts Tagged ‘concrete’

Kenzo Jeans store by Leco arquitectos, Bogota – Colombia

May 24th, 2018

The commercial room is divided in to three integrated spaces, the first with a male identity with rustic finishes such as iron, concrete, natural wood and strong textures in earth colors, the second more subtle for a female product with cleaner walls, in shades of gray soft, cleaner furniture with continuous linear display, in direct lighting highlighting the shapes and perforations so that natural light mixes with artificial light creating a lighter atmosphere.

Cibic Marazzi Tile Club by Studio Blanco, Rome – Italy

May 16th, 2018

The temporary hospitality experience takes inspiration from London’s gentlemen’s clubs – opening the traditionally exclusive concept ‘to anyone interested in ceramics as an artistic and architectural form’. The tactile allure of marble, metal and concrete present in the Grande ceramic slabs are experienced alongside Grand Carpet, the collection by Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel.

Café Blá by ALPHA RKD & LOVA, Munich – Germany

May 14th, 2018

The materials reflect the harsh and unpredictable nature of Iceland. For this, typical colors were defined as blue (blá) and yellow. Through the use of concrete, oak wood and felt, the colors blue and yellow are supported.

Boutique office by Dymitr Malcew, Singapore

May 14th, 2018

Warm oak is juxtaposed with raw concrete that represents authenticity and imperfection. Black framed glass partitions are modern interpretation of traditional screens while authentic rice paper is used for glass film.

2 Cups bar by Daipu Architects, Chongqing – China

May 10th, 2018

Architect Dai Pu’s solution is a voluptuous wooden ridge that appears to rise from a concrete floor. He translated Yuzhong’s undulating, irregular, alpine landscape into human-scale furnishings that were designed digitally, CNC-carved from solid wood and assembled on site. The topography serves as partitions, bar footrests and a large bench.

GREC Architects Offices, Chicago – Illinois

May 9th, 2018

GREC Architects has designed their offices in the John Blair Building located in the heart of Chicago, Illinois. GREC’s studio is located in the modernist 1960 John Blair Building, overlooking Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. The interior design juxtaposes highly polished materials and finishes including terrazzo and structural glazing. The design also features exposed base building construction […]

W-fit fitness club by LD Studio, Moscow – Russia

May 8th, 2018

Guests at the entrance are greeted by a spectacular composition of huge concrete reception desk, and a stairway wrapped around it. Although the building is not industrial, solving the problem of saving, we avoided unnecessary decorations to the maximum and incorporated the existing building structures into the aesthetic concept of interior design.

Ssense store by David Chipperfield Architects, Montreal – Canada

May 5th, 2018

In order to preserve the bones of the structure, a concrete shell was inserted behind the timber facade, allowing contemporary and minimalist interiors contrast with the more decorative exterior.

Casaplata restaurant by Lucas y Hernández-Gil, Seville – Spain

April 25th, 2018

Unadorned concrete becomes a canvas for the unmistakably contemporary character of the space. Over this canvas, Lucas y Hernández-Gil embeds a playful material palette – perforated-metal furniture and large circular light fixtures express a visual language free from local historical context. The furniture, designed by the studio, is grouped in colour tribes of vivid peach, blue and green.

Atlas exhibition at Torre by OMA, Milan – Italy

April 25th, 2018

Named ‘Torre’, or ‘Tower’, the soaring structure rises above Fondazione Prada, and the neighborhood as a whole. Visible from afar, the tower’s irregular geometry follows a structural logic. ‘The tower is built from large-span concrete beams that alternate in orientation from level to level, creating an alternating open/closed pattern on each façade,’ says OMA. ‘These beams are tied to a slender concrete core which contains all the services and circulation.’

Projekt Produkt flagship store by Kunsik Choi, Seoul – South Korea

April 10th, 2018

The ground floor features a large number of the furniture and objects that have been specifically designed, including sleek benches and floor lamps, displays that mimic stacks of paper sheets, and elegant cabinets crafted from wood and glass. Upstairs on the mezzanine floor, shoppers first come across a somewhat homey section with backlit shelving, benches placed on a colourful carpet, and a chest of drawers.

Crabber restaurant by Archpoint, Moscow – Russia

April 9th, 2018

The restaurant itself is one hall space. The democratic approach to the organization of space is preserved by common dining table surrounded by vintage chairs of barbershops converted into bar stools.

FOODKURT restaurant by kplus konzept, Leipzig – Germany

April 6th, 2018

Exposed copper pipes, concrete or tiles on walls and tables, lighting and furniture made of metal and wood in industrial style, give the restaurant authenticity and individuality. Even the floor offers surprising details – animal graphics worked into the plaster!

Andritz Offices by GeoDesigns, New Delhi – India

March 30th, 2018

The office had been given an industrial as well as raw exposed feel by the use of concrete, wood and metal, incorporating elements of the nature of business of Andritz, i.e., hydro power generation, like the lighting fixture on the ceiling in the form of a hydro turbine.

CATCH Fish Restaurant by YoDezeen studio, Kiev – Ukraine

March 29th, 2018

The restaurant is filled with rough unprocessed surfaces – complex brickwork, metal parts, concrete columns. Since this is a purely fish restaurant, many decoration details directly refer to the topic. Allusions associated with marine themes appear in the large shelving with three-level aquariums, in the large bar open window where the fresh fish is cooked in front of the guests, and even in the glazed monochrome tile behind the bar, colored like seawater with algae.

ARIA Restaurant by Bettis Tarazi, Panama City – Panama

March 21st, 2018

The main focus point of the project was the terrace. We doubled its size and height and integrated it within the space outside creating a European style square thanks to its patterned design of cobblestones. We tried to recycle the biggest part of the structure and materials, but without letting it sacrifice the final result.

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.

Goodstën Creamery by Hitzig Militello Arquitectos, Buenos Aires – Argentina

March 12th, 2018

We created a compositional system of triangles and faceted surfaces which can be seen in various elements particularly designed. From the openings in the building in the production zone, to the annex roof allowing the light to be sifted.

DESIGN AD4M office by DESIGN AD4M, Seoul – South Korea

March 4th, 2018

The colors of black and grey make the space feel simple and cool. We focused on creating a warm and pleasant working environment for our employees by using trees and lights.