Posts Tagged ‘concrete’

Citizenm Hotel by Concrete, Taipei – Taiwan

September 28th, 2017

The hospitality format and interior design, created by Amsterdam-based practice Concrete, is similar to the Hotel Chain’s properties across Europe and New York City, featuring design-infused rooms, public spaces and facilities that streer clear from traditional hospitality, and effortlessly evoke a happy vibe.

Taipas Real Estate Offices by Salamanca Arquitetos, Toledo – Brazil

September 9th, 2017

The main idea was bringing the construction essence into the office by using materials in their raw forms, such as pipes and apparent concrete, which, in addition to having a connection with the company segment, contribute to the contemporary air of the project.

Lost Garden flagship store by NiiiZ Design LAB, Seoul – Korea

September 9th, 2017

The store space of Lost Garden expressesthis intention of the client to respond sensitively to trends in every nook and cranny, like hidden treasure. The harmony of masculine black and ruggedness forms abackdrop, in the center of which sits a cool circular structure expressing the infinite variability that Lost Garden aspires to. This circular structure delivers the brand message in an eye catching manner, rotating 360 degrees around its center with images of Lost Garden’s products being projected on it.

VAVAS & Projekt Product eyewear shop by NiiiZ Design LAB, Seoul – Korea

September 7th, 2017

Ace & Tate by OS & OOS, Eindhoven – Netherlands

August 9th, 2017


OS & OOS dismissed bland carpets and tiles reminiscent of medical examination rooms in favour of raw concrete in line with Eindhoven’s historical architecture style.

Betili concept stores by Studio Samuelov, Beer-Sheva – Israel

July 24th, 2017

The store’s centerpiece is the “Betili Studio” where customers can take an active part in designing various furniture, selecting finishing materials and planning furniture settings fitting their home. This customer empowerment allows the retailer to take over the home design domain and strengthen its position as THE dominant signature in that domain.

Guateque co-working offices by Estudio Atemporal, Mexico City – Mexico

July 14th, 2017

Inside the co-working building, which is called Guateque, the existing structure is left exposed and complemented with custom-made furnishings, including wooden desks and bright rugs, and lots of greenery.

LET’s RIDE Lafayette by DAS-studio, Paris – France

June 26th, 2017

The same brass is used for the lights that are custom made to fit the space and within shelfs and counter top of the lobby. Concrete for which DAS-studio has a particular affection, was used to cast the front desk.

Luck Out Hair Dressing Salon by Bonfield Interiors, Tokyo – Japan

June 14th, 2017

Steel panels, iron pipes, antique lamps, air ducts, paint-stained “imperfect” furniture become attractive and decorative in their own right due to their functional design.

Sourced Market by YourStudio, London – UK

June 13th, 2017

Created around the concept of a “food library” this fresh and abundant-feeling space houses both a retail deli and food store as well as an open kitchen serving grab and go and dining in food.

ELEVENPARIS store by Agence Costa, Paris – France

June 6th, 2017

The floor is made of two-colored poured concrete (copper-colored and beige), highlighting the different areas of the store. The presence of logos inside the store has been minimized in favor of discrete reminders within the architecture and the furniture design themselves.

Dion Lee store by Akin Creative, Sydney – Australia

June 5th, 2017

The space is uncluttered, and is furnished by just two sculptural concrete volumes, one being a display, and the other serving as sales desk, in addition to a wall with shelving at the far end of the store.

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.

Isabel Marant store by Laurent Deroo, Miami – Florida

April 20th, 2017

Isabel Marant is known to steer clear from generic retail design, lending each of her shops a unique identity, and this latest endeavour is no exception.

Cobra Lily restaurant by Hannah Churchill, Shanghai – China

April 18th, 2017

The original early 1900’s decorative Chinese archways have been kept creating a secret alleyway. Opening into this alleyway you discover the bar and lounge area. A two storey atrium complete with a floating DJ booth, creates a dramatic entrance.

Habra restaurant by Lines Design Creation and Consultancy, Mubarakiya – Kuwait City

April 14th, 2017

Much like the Delicatessens, the traditional use of materials with meat grinders serving as light fixtures bring subtle surprises that pepper the space. Black steel accent the finishes from white tiles, cement, leather furnishings all the way to the black brick wall.

No. 19 café by Biasol, Australia

April 5th, 2017

Behind the bar, display shelving made from white tubular steel hosts pockets of greenery from Loose Leaf. Timber-topped tables with banquette seating and Pedrali chairs run the length of the space. At intervals, lightweight steel framing with in-built lighting becomes a sculptural element, providing a sense of intimacy without breaking up the café’s openness.

Mirage by Material Immaterial studio

April 2nd, 2017

Material Immaterial studio is launching a series of concrete components, called Mirage, that can be used as door handles and drawer knobs for those looking for something a bit different than the big box store options.

Hermès window displays by Fotis Evans, New York

April 1st, 2017

Evans uses sculptural furniture to fabricate an alternate reality that mirrors the city streets outside, featuring architectural volumes constructed and cut out from aged and stained materials such as bricks, concrete, brass beams, rusted steel and blackened iron.

ŌYANE porcelain shop and gallery by DO.DO., Hasami-cho – Japan

March 20th, 2017

A roofed-patio with restroom was placed on the outside where markets and workshops can take place to promote the porcelain. Remnants of the porcelain artistry can be seen throughout the structure.