Posts Tagged ‘materials’

Cross-Sheaffer pen store by David Adcock and Sean Revell, Swindon – UK

June 26th, 2017

Much of the products are presented as self-service items with more premium pens and gifts displayed under glass. Materials were selected to remain functional and to provide a neutral background to the product whilst clearly linking to the strong brand colours of Black and Yellow.

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.

Modiz Condo Sales Office by PODesign, Phahonyothin Rd – Thailand

June 19th, 2017

Façade design emphasizes on the North-east side, which is the main approach of building. The inner skin is composed of steel structure and glazing while the outer skin consists of the lace oblique panel on steel frame. The outer skin is positioned away from inner skin, creating a semi-exterior space.

DongZhuang-Building Museum of Western Regions by Xinjiang Wind, Tuoli Township – China

June 19th, 2017

The principles and methods of traditional technologies for cavity walls, ramming earth, sun-dried mud bricks and laying stones are adopted to construct a simple, reliable and durable building. The texture of materials is highlighted on the building’s surface to obtain a “natural” completeness of a non-specific space.

Mr. Sammi bistro bar by De Horeca Fabriek, Roermond – Netherlands

June 16th, 2017

When you enter their unique place you see a mix of materials with an eye for industrial, brass, marble, banana sheet wallpaper, steel and leather combined with velvet armchairs, bistro chairs and warm lamps make the ambience of the space intimate, cozy and exuberant at the same time.

EchoStar by Woven Image and Kirei

June 15th, 2017

The single or linked units are available in five colors, including white, ivory, speckled gray, gray and charcoal. The diamond facets deflect sound waves while the EchoPanel surface absorbs sound, reducing echo and controlling noise.

Fosun Foundation cultural centre by Foster + Partners and Heatherwick Studio,Shanghai – China

June 12th, 2017

Inspired by traditional Chinese theatres, the three-storey building features a curtain-like facade of bronze tubes. These tubes hang in three layers, creating semi-transparent screens in front of windows and balconies.

F&M Retail – Premiere at EuroShop 2017 by Simple, Düsseldorf – Germany

May 15th, 2017

F&M Retail’s architecture at EuroShop stands out with its surface diversity and combination of materials and perspectives. Surfaces such as concrete, rubber granules, solid wood along with the corporate colours create a three-dimensional collage of materials.

Effebi stand at Euroshop 2017 by Effebi & Studio_ A+D, Düsseldorf – Germany

May 8th, 2017

The main external wall, made up of 70 white ribs, recreates the metaphoric image of the rib cage that gives breath and an outside view of the beauty and originality of the surrounding, involving space, designed to surprise and amaze.

Caramel boutique by centdegrés, Kiev – Ukraine

April 28th, 2017

Flowers, stripes, checks, uni-shade and Scottish gingham: each new collection presents dashing and mischievous pieces in every color and shape.

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.

Selfridges window display for Material World campaign, London – UK

February 22nd, 2017

The Material World campaign by Selfridges brings these issues into the spotlight by celebrating young designers who are optimizing the use of materials like plastic, leather, cotton and wool. At the Oxford Street flagship store, the window displays have been turned over to examining what the fashion items are truly made of.

Silvering collection by Verreum

February 6th, 2017

Silvering is the chemical process of coating glass with a reflective substance. Prague based brand Verreum aims to re-invent this technique from scratch through new technologies and various experimental approaches.

AirTiles panels

January 23rd, 2017

The panels come in various formats – from decorative borders to tile panels up to huge murals (many panels that are combined to create beautiful large-scale artworks) – stunning paintings in metal, spanning large surfaces (usually entire walls).

Kiyoi packaging & interior by Yusuke Taguchi Design

January 9th, 2017

In graphics, we designed the icons in order to inform a softness of the fabrics, the foaming parometer, and the illustration of a suitable situation.

[Misfit]Fit building by Batay-Csorba Architects, Toronto – Canada

January 4th, 2017

Keen to diversify from the highly rigid, static nature of other buildings of this type, the studio looked to means of offsetting the weightiness of concrete without reverting to glass and steel.

Wild Ginger Kitchen restaurant by SkB Architects, Washington – USA

December 21st, 2016



Quick service and freshly made cooking come together in a venue that showcases natural ingredients; the open kitchen concept puts the food front and center. The diner’s experience is a carefully orchestrated, intuitive journey from entry to exit.

Yakiniku restaurant by Emocon Design, Taipei – Taiwan

December 16th, 2016

We are going to use the concept “a box in the space” to enclose people in the room, just like a nucleus of the cell. You can notice that you are enclosed in a wood finish box with exquisite detail and material while walk into the room.

Guylian chocolate store by F&HA, Sydney – Australia

November 3rd, 2016

Simple, elegant palette of materials detailed in a recessive manner to allow the chocolates and products to act as the decoration. The eye should focus on the products with the architecture acting as a supporting element.

Marbleised Paint Designs by Murals Wallpaper

October 22nd, 2016

The intricacy and kaleidoscopic beauty of these marbleised designs hypnotise whilst delivering some seriously stylish interior inspiration. Marbleising, which traditionally involves using absorbent papers to pick up ink from a water bath dates to the twelfth century. Now, you can have your own gorgeous, modern day designs that inspire and make a big impression.