Posts Tagged ‘japan’

Sengoku Unagi Seikotsuin by Makiko Yamaguchi / HEADSTARTS, Tokyo – Japan

October 20th, 2017

For this project, which is the second branch of the Unagi Seikotsu-in Group, I aimed at creating a comfortable space that the visitors would want to repeatedly come back, with meticulous attention to every detail including the texture of fabric, not to mention the carefully thought-out design, usage of colors and lighting plan.

St. Cousair store by Space Co. Ltd, Osaka – Japan

October 16th, 2017

In the shop boasting the largest size in the Kansai region, St.Cousair Winery sells carefully selected imported ingredients, sweets, miscellaneous goods, including wines, jams, pasta sauces, dressings, stuck to quality and taste.

Diesel store renewal, Tokyo – Japan

October 11th, 2017

The ground floor is marked by a large, gate-shaped led screen monitor that looks inserted into the retail space furnished with both contemporary elements and rustic-inspired props, such as steel fixtures paired with rugs, concrete flooring with wooden ceilings, and antique furniture, creating an atmosphere that’s both homey and modern.

Lifestyle Store of the Future by Greater Group, Tokyo – Japan

October 8th, 2017

The strong contrast of wooden walls against the sharp concrete flooring represents raw performance. Innovation is also drawn by the mobility of the wooden podiums, which enable smooth transformation from a daily retail store to an event or product launch space, by simply inserting the floor fixtures (product display blocks) into the walls.

CANELÉ du JAPON doudou by Asano Geijyutsu inc., Osaka – Japan

September 15th, 2017

Cladding Oya tuff stone from façade to the interior, with creation of an impression for unity of inside and outside. It became an absolute sophisticated and innocent spatial with our work narrowing down the raw materials to three kinds (Oya tuff stone, Chestnut wood, and copper), and simplify the finishing touches.

Maison Margiela store, Osaka – Japan

September 13th, 2017

The look of the shop-in-shop follows the brand’s quirky design codes, featuring carpeting in a trompe-l’œil wooden planking motif that covers more than half of the store, extending even on the wall, right up to the ceiling.

Domicile Tokyo store by Yoshiro Nishi a.k.a. Yoshirotten, Tokyo – Japan

September 8th, 2017

Fully stripped back, it now features the structure’s original wooden beams and concrete flooring, using only red transparent sliding doors as a pop of colour. Domicile Tokyo stocks a range of highly niche streetwear brands, including items from the A$ap Rocky’s design collective Awge, infinite archives, pleasures, know wave, and frog skateboards.

Fendi flagship store, Tokyo – Japan

September 4th, 2017

The retail space of the Italian fashion house certainly is the most iconic, thanks to a façade of arches that mimicks the Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, its landmark headquarters in Rome.

“Tohoku Standard” souvenir shop by Keiji Ashizawa Design and Delinium Arquitectes, Japan

August 26th, 2017

Over six hundred units of the “carry stool” were combined and stacked to form a display system along the surface of the walls. Other simple pieces from the Ishinomaki Laboratory collection such as the “aa stool” and “ma series” were introduced as display platforms for the store’s merchandise.

TSUKIJI SUZUTOMI restaurant by GATE interior design office, Tokyo – Japan

August 24th, 2017

TSUKIJI SUZUTOMI restaurant by GATE interior design office, Tokyo – Japan

Wut store, Tokyo – Japan

August 23rd, 2017

The interior design boldly takes cues from its former cradle, featuring tiled up surfaces and furnishings, and as if to flaunt an evolution of sorts, walls clad in matching vertical planking. The all-white interior is offset by suspended and moveable clothing racks in a bright red hue.

Piao_Xiang restaurant by GATE interior design office, Tokyo – Japan

August 21st, 2017

Piao_Xiang restaurant by GATE interior design office, Tokyo – Japan

Loewe pop-up store by Johnatan Anderson & m/m (paris), Shinjuku – Japan

August 21st, 2017


The pop-up store is funished with sleek tiered displays, clothing racks and furnishing is a pristine white hue, paired with neatly arranged potted plants that add a colourful touch.

Ya Pan bistro by Pitsou Kedem and Baranowitz & Goldberg Architects, Tel Aviv – Israel

August 16th, 2017


Kedem worked together with Baranowitz & Goldberg Architects on the project. They took inspiration from Japan’s traditional kite festivals – where people gather to fly huge kites in bright shades.

Dream Dairy Farm by Moriyuki Ochiai Architects, Chiba – Japan

August 9th, 2017

The three-dimensional white lattice nesting above the beams of the existing wooden structure forms the canopy of a forest that brings together the old and the contemporary by suggesting the superimposition of time and space.

LHM_Kindergarten by Moriyuki Ochiai Architects, Tokyo – Japan

August 9th, 2017

The lake-shaped mirrors covering the ceiling in the “Lake” room help create a space in which minute changes in natural light, such as that from the morning or evening sun or that of a sunny or cloudy sky, can be experienced throughout the day and the seasons, while also adding to the bustle by reflecting the children at play.

MOMOM store by Moriyuki Ochiai Architects, Tokyo – Japan

August 8th, 2017

We envisioned a space brimming with the lively vital energy of fresh milk and the the forest surrounding the farm on which milk cows are raised.

GOH NO TORA restaurant by Nishiyama Tohru design office, Kyoto – Japan

August 7th, 2017

The facade covered with glass keeps up the Japanese traditional design and accepts all people. Its sensational design leads this area at the head as the name suggests. I tried to express that the tiger painted over the wall looks like a real live tiger and creates this space.

NAKAJIMA TAISHODO TAMBA by Nishiyama Tohru design office, Tamba Hyogo – Japan

August 7th, 2017

To create the design as a first step to make the life of the town return to its former state of a castle town. Be the design towards the future while conserving the landscape of the ‘Tamba Satoyama’.

THE AGLIO GARDEN by Nishiyama Tohru design office, Kyoto – Japan

August 4th, 2017

It’s a material garden. This large open space is separated by light partition but you may feel that you have a meal in one big LDK in the case of a party. Intimate and graceful space.