Posts Tagged ‘new york city’

Sonic Union Studio by IOAD, New York City

May 26th, 2018

Renowned for her visionary and unconventional design, Ani–who also designed Sonic Union’s Union Square studio–rendered dimensional interconnectivity through a bold, origami-inspired functional finish. Its generous rooms house plentiful windows, crystal-esque wooden displays and workspaces for clients to inhabit before and after sessions, allowing creativity to flourish.

Edrington Offices by Gensler, New York City

May 16th, 2018

The custom bar in marble and reclaimed wood is punctuated by an antique mirror ceiling and Edison bulbs. It is fully-stocked for company events, meetings with vendors, and social gatherings. Adjacent, a communal seating area is backed by Thonet chairs and tables; an antique patina brick wall with Edrington’s brand logos.

Heavenly Bodies exhibition by Diller Scofidio + Renfro, New York City

May 13th, 2018

While the modern and contemporary fashion objects are enlivened by their proximity to their sources of reference (and inspiration), the papal robes and accessories from the Sistine Chapel sacristy are presented in an abstract setting, in display furnitures that respond to the qualities of each object. This visual ‘decontextualization’ gives precedence to their magnificent physicality and otherworldly craftsmanship.

Take-Two Interactive Software Offices by Design Republic, New York City

April 18th, 2018

This was achieved by fusing the creative culture of downtown with the polished sophistication of midtown, exposing architectural elements and complimenting them with curated gallery-like moments. The sophistication of clean, crisp design elements juxtaposed with the exposed columns and concrete panels represent not only the brand but its employees.

Medly Pharmacy by Sergio Mannino Studio, New York City

April 11th, 2018

Pops of mint and light aqua accentuate the brightness of the intriguingly bare pharmacy, with by a mint-coloured mesh wall and doorway separating the retail area from the back area where the prescriptions are organized and packaged. A cheeky pill motif in the floor tiles echoes the Medly-brand packaging selectively displayed on the shelves, while a large green-dipped cement counter in front of the mesh wall supports relational exchanges between pharmacist and patient.

Silicon Valley Bank Offices by Fennie+Mehl Architects, New York City

April 11th, 2018

Environmental graphics and kinetic architectural elements bring in vibrancy. Angled ceiling elements are a subtle nod to forward movement. Exterior windows bring in the street view. The company motto Make Next Happen Now is part of how a local mural artist transformed an original brick wall of the Main Stage boardroom into a brand statement celebrating Manhattan.

Lowerline restaurant by Studio Vural, New York City

March 9th, 2018

As the signature dish implies, the overall design was inspired by the po-boy dives of New Orleans- high volume sandwich shops popular with working class “poor boys” of the day. The historic neighborhood shops are simple yet elaborate with memorabilia, mahogany wood, cement tiles and long central counters for service.

Filling Pieces graphic sneaker showroom by FLIP ZIEDSES DES PLANTES, New York City

February 23rd, 2018

A dynamic grid of lines and hexagonal shapes covers the floor and walls of this New York City gallery. The grid is divided into five separate ‘islands’ in five grey tones. Each island represents a style segment, making up the amazing sneaker collection of the brand.

i+care Pharmacy by studioBIG, New York City

February 21st, 2018

Visual cues, like distinctive blue and white floor tiles and floating white ceiling planes, lead visitors through the space. The pattern of the floor tiles continues onto the optical display cases and pharmacy desk to draw attention to points of customer service.

Orion Worldwide Office by Ted Moudis Associates, New York City

December 3rd, 2017

Strategic use of inexpensive finishes such as decorative wallcovering, colorful paint, exposed concrete floors and graphics helped to create a more playful environment. A jogging track was also created around the building’s core as the main circulation path to promote health and wellness, an important element to the company’s philosophy.

Ervell store by Patrik Ervell and Joseph Whang, New York City

November 23rd, 2017

Designed in collaboration with Joseph Whang, the temporary retail installation consists of wall panels made of wood and pink fibreglass insulation foam, with two glass vitrines containing Ervell’s Autumn/Winter 2017 collection.

In Mocean Group Office by The Switzer Group, New York City

November 6th, 2017

In Mocean’s vision was to brand their space with references to the ocean, sand, air and clear blue skies. This was achieved through earthy sand tones for flooring, stretched ceiling fabrics, custom textured wavy glass, digital video content and carefully selected art pieces.

Quartz Office by Desai Chia Architecture, New York City

November 4th, 2017

This filtering buffer between the main entry and the work area is an undulating, wood-frame structure containing a coffee bar, reception area, book lounge, and a maker space. These break-out/brainstorming spaces are quirky, creative meeting destinations that support the company’s culture and collaborative process.

Digital Media Company Headquarter by Olson Kundig , New York City

October 12th, 2017

Very little of the building’s original structure is covered up. Overhead ductwork is left exposed, original steel columns protrude from new walls and original brick walls remain visible, revealing the building’s historic underpinnings while offering functional work and performance space to employees and guests.

Tommy John Office by Float Studio, New York City

September 8th, 2017

With a subdued color palette and artful barriers that delineate spaces without putting up whole walls, we designed a versatile, utilitarian space for them – an environment to mirror their product in its refinement without indulgence.

Investment Firm Office by TPG Architecture, New York City

September 5th, 2017

The new space is highly progressive, forgoing traditional private offices in favor of a 100% open plan. Generous amenities, rich details, art features, and advanced technology have helped to mitigate sensitivities related to the reduction of individual space in the new plan, which has become the inspiration for several of this client’s other offices throughout the world.

Nike New York Headquarters by WSDIA, New York – USA

August 18th, 2017


The six floor 150,000 square foot space includes a massive indoor basketball court, varied workspaces, a hand-tagged food truck, VIP and workout spaces, a Nike heritage inspired VW van, and a 90-foot long sedum planted Swoosh on the rooftop terrace.

Proper Cloth Offices by Fogarty Finger, New York City – USA

August 10th, 2017


Fogarty Finger worked closely with the made-to-measure retailer Proper Cloth to update their headquarters in an inviting SoHo loft space.

Asset Management Firm Offices by TPG Architecture, New York City – USA

August 5th, 2017

In addition to their new workspace, TPG designed an interconnecting stair to stimulate collaboration and innovation. The client underwent extensive growth in NYC as well as globally, and has nearly tripled in size since move in.

West Elm Headquarter by VM Architecture and Design, New York City

August 2nd, 2017

VMAD worked with West Elm to create a timeless and sophisticated space – more like an art gallery than a trendy office environment. VMAD wanted to develop an environment that celebrates and showcases the brand’s design aesthetic, one that incorporates custom artistic elements created by west elm’s world design partners and local Brooklyn artists.