Posts Tagged ‘italy’

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.’

Hermès collections at Milan Design Week, Milan – Italy

April 23rd, 2018

These seven monolithic and monochrome ‘Houses’ conceived by Charlotte Macaux Perelman and Alexis Fabry offer visitors an immersive experience, a dip in color to discover the Hermès home collection. Scenography designed by Hervé Sauvage plays up the graphic symbol of the square with rolls of paper drawn by hand that act as a background to the objects.

USM fair stand by UNStudio at Salone del Mobile 2018, Milan – Italy

April 22nd, 2018

As a result, this year’s USM stand at Salone del Mobile brings furniture design to an architectural scale, creating the biggest piece of USM modular furniture ever built. In total, 1,015 panels, 5,008 balls, 13,318 tubes and 8.9 tons of material have been used.

Terratinta Ceramiche headquarter & showroom by Enrico Bergamini, Modena – Italy

April 20th, 2018

The wooden elements improve the ambient acoustic performances. They are easily removable, making the workspaces and the shared areas more adaptable in time. The furnishings are an essential part of the entire design. They are custom elements designed to improve the relations among users. The big desks in the open spaces, for example, allow the users to work together keeping the independence of every workstation.

Caesarstone “Altered States” installation by Snarkitecture, Milan – Italy

April 20th, 2018

The installation consists of a central circular kitchen island, exhibiting the changing states of water through ice, liquid, and steam. Meanwhile, a surrounding “amphitheater” consists of over 250 Caesarstone and metal mesh pedestals, creating a white/grey gradient to emulate the appearance of a natural landscape.

Future Space by Peter Pichler, Milan – Italy

April 18th, 2018

The pavilion is formed of three curving walls, which are arranged together to form a pyramid-like enclosure. Each wall comprises a lattice of standard wooden beams, stacked at right angles to one another. The beams vary in length and also decrease in size towards the top, which gives the structure its curving geometries.

Clinica Etica dental clinic by AFA Arredamenti, Rome – Italy

April 16th, 2018

The colors used are white and dove gray. The counter at the entrance is illuminated at the bottom, while behind it, on the wall, extends the logo, which is also illuminated. A thin perforated wall separates the seats and the various rooms. Lights distributed equally in the long entrance that accompanies the rooms.

Kale’s A switch of mind stand at Cersaie 2017 by Paolo Cesaretti, Bologna – Italy

April 13th, 2018

We used versatility as a conceptual frame. A low-definition modular design complemented with an external semi-transparent digital printed fabric skin. The modular elements are easily reusable giving shape to ever new display spaces and the fabric skin is a communicating surface providing always new messages and identity. Adopting semi-transparent walls to display solid ceramic surfaces was a challenge.

econocom Offices by Il Prisma Milano srl, Milan – Italy

April 10th, 2018

The need to realize multifunctional areas means to create connections, integrate more services to different activities, and converge digital high-level systems in unconventional physical spaces; from the Gym where one can recharge, to the Lounge Room to activate collaboration; from the Tech Lab conceived for kids, to the Academy structured to educate adults.

I Gabbiani boutique by AFA Arredamenti, Qualiano – Italy

April 4th, 2018

There are red pads on which shoes are exposed and, higher up, golden and glass shelves, equipped with special lighting strips. The ceiling and the counter where the box is located are dark, while the floor and walls have light-colored colors. Lights and shadows alternate with the aim of highlighting the products on display.

Bar Elce by AFA Arredamenti, Perugia – Italy

April 1st, 2018

Bar Elce is a welcoming place where brown tones prevail, alternating with the blue of the counter. The seats are in light wood and the stools are dark as the ceiling. Comfortable beige sofas invite guests to relax and enjoy a cup of coffee. Original warm light lamps descend from the ceiling.

Edicola 2.0 bistrot by AFA Arredamenti, Milan – Italy

March 30th, 2018

An environment with impeccable aesthetics, with light blue-green chairs, light walls and floors and a refined dark counter, which contrasts perfectly with the rest.
Rounded golden chandeliers, large shelves containing newspapers and LED spotlights complete this beautiful relaxation area.

Flower Burger by AFA Arredamenti, Milan – Italy

March 29th, 2018

New recent opening for the Flower Burger, which is the first homemade Veganburgheria of Italy by definition. This is a special destination for fans of burgers, vegans and for those who simply can not resist fashion and want to try new flavors!

Shed #19 by Andrea Oliva Architetto, Reggio Emilia – Italy

March 29th, 2018

Thus, the building’s industrial heritage and historical significance is reclaimed while adjusting to contemporary requirements, turning a deteriorated area into a public space for the community and a site for relentless exploration of new ways of manufacturing.

neubau Booth at MIDO Eyewear Show by DFROST, Milan – Italy

March 29th, 2018

The use of wood for the framework, or the approximately 900 carefully selected plant species in lush green, which have been decoratively placed, take up the vision of the young brand. The green oasis with urban flair presents in the interior a Heritage Wall, which shows the history of the brand in a creative and vivid way.

e-Novia Offices by Il Prisma Milano srl, Milan – Italy

March 28th, 2018

The heart of the office is the common space formed by a glass courtyard, where the break area orbits divided by three zones: the library, the living room for informal meeting and the innovation boot camp, the place where ideas become prototypes. All these areas are dedicated to the employees well-being and are functional for sharing idea, information and learning.

V-Grass flagship store by ArteVetrinaProject, Milan – Italy

March 28th, 2018

V-Grass luxury flagship store by ArteVetrinaProject, Milan – Italy

Tangram Cafè by AFA Arredamenti & Correa Granados Architects, Milan – Italy

March 27th, 2018

It is a place with sober and delicate colors, with rounded elements and plays of light that make it particularly pleasant and relaxing. The tables in light wood match with the counter, floor and part of the walls.

Bar Gelateria Norcineria Iper Rossini by AFA Arredamenti, Pesaro – Italy

March 25th, 2018

Wooden counter, just like the chairs. The white plan, combined with the dark brown of the underneath, creates a pleasing contrast to the eye.

Gucci headquarters by Piuarch, Milan – Italy

February 26th, 2018

The large plaza, surrounded by exposed brick fronts, is livened up by carefully positioned trees, while a thick wood of lime trees gives the project a distinctly ‘green’ feel, focusing on sustainable design.