Posts Tagged ‘stone’

Mr. Gentleman store by Jamo Associates, Tokyo – Japan

February 24th, 2018

The monochrome palette is matchingly captured by perforated metal, faux stone surfaces and slabs of mirror. Interestingly, a vintage stereo system by iconic industrial designer Dieter Rams adorns a corner of the premises as a rather fitting art installation.

Polycor office by Étienne Bernier Architecte, Quebec City – Canada

February 22nd, 2018

Before its renovation, the offices were dark and all divided. The walls have been removed to open the space and let the natural light enter in the working area. Glass boxes have been placed at the center of the space and large slabs of stone create intimate space.

Qwstion store, Zurich – Switzerland

December 22nd, 2017

First and foremost, there’s a bag all featuring a selection of Qwstion’s coveted bag models, in addition to displays, a seating arrangement, and let’s not forget the projections of photographs of stone constructions that cleverly add a sense of craftsmanship to the austere setting.

Bymiga hair salon by Ask group, ChengDu – China

November 22nd, 2017

The project used the metal, stone and the conditions of the building itself to connect the inner space with the outside world. The Huge lighting glass makes it easier for customers to enjoy the visual impact of history and modernity.

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.

Pedras do Mar Resort & SPA by M-arquitectos, Ponta Delgada – Portugal

September 14th, 2017

Both the interior and exterior spaces are protected from harsh weather, the prevailing winds, and sunlight. The Azores, empirically known for having the four seasons in just one day. The local materials – cryptomeria wood and vulcanic basalt stone, greatly responds to the site at issue – both climatic as well as territorial. The Hotel represents all site’s strengths.

Vista Walkerhill Hotel by Quaddesign, Seoul – South Korea

July 24th, 2017

The floor and mass of the walls were finished with gray colored main stone with minimal design. White marble pillars and floor patterns give special characters to the space. Through wall, situated at the edge of RE: BAR, opens up and closes the space smoothly. Furniture of the lounge was placed to offer a warm, cozy feeling to remind a living room and a den.

CMARIX Technolab Pvt. Ltd. office by ADHWA-architecture, Ahmedabad – India

June 24th, 2017

The space has very few walls, and we let the walls state their own story by using earthy materials like Exposed brick, exposed rcc rendering, natural wood and stone claddings. Use of such materials & chosen antique accessories gives a thematic & aesthetic appeal to the entire space.

Bistrò Rossini by Afa Arredamenti, Faenza – Italy

June 14th, 2017

An elegant eclectic space characterized by natural and warm tones. Essential lines for the bar counter in stone finishing equipped with transparent square display cases enhancing the food products.

Missguided store at Bluewater by Dalziel & Pow, Stone – UK

June 12th, 2017

Unique to the Bluewater site is a carnivalesque ‘house of mirrors’ effect in which the digital content reflects on the mirrored ceiling, as if continuing infinitely. The effect is a magical, illusionistic fairground feel that Missguided’s customers will be excited to explore.

Kaleidoscopic Ivy installation by Nendo, Tokyo – Japan

June 7th, 2017

For the exhibition, the school’s headteacher Akane Teshigahara commissioned Nendo to create a site-specific installation that would span the first floor of Tokyo’s Sogetsu Plaza, where the school is based. This space was designed as a stone garden by landscape architect and artist Isamu Noguchi, and is dominated by grey-toned rock that has been carved into different surfaces.

Yachtclub Chiemsee by Kitzig Interior Design – Architecture Group, Prien am Chiemsee – Germany

May 26th, 2017

The bar is covered with canvas, the predominant metal is brass, model ships and photos of significant sailing events decorate the walls. Yet alternating surfaces in stone and wood also reflect on the down-to-earth character of the club. A mobile sofa is reminiscent of a hull.

Spirit Realty Capital Office by IA Interior Architects, Dallas – Texas

May 20th, 2017

Maps and Texas materials, such as stone, wood, and leather, are incorporated, while giving the space contrast for added warmth and a homey feeling. Patterns and glass film utilized for additional graphics are inspired by the firm’s real estate topography.

Dior + Dior Homme flagship store by Peter Marino, Tokyo – Japan

April 29th, 2017

Upon entereing the premises, shoppers find themselves in a lofty, seven-metre atrium in which Dior’s women’s bags, small leather goods, jewellery pieces and watches are presented in a setting that’s dominated by various shades of white.

Granary by Manousos Leontarakis & Accosiates, Heraklion – Greece

April 20th, 2017

The most significant element is the special wooden covering of the celling and the wooden back of the bar which is lit with led lighting.

Diaoyutai Hotel by CCD, Hangzhou – China

April 3rd, 2017

Exploring changes from the subtle details, the boardroom is no longer a rigorous gesture with a unique ingenuity of the orange-red color, where Chinese calligraphy is vertically hanging on the wall, and black and white ink based picture of the West Lake and red cedar is in the opposite wall.

Dongpo Kitchen by CallisonRTKL, Los Angeles – California

March 7th, 2017

An eclectic mix of furniture further contributes to a relaxed ambience, and abstract Chinese paintings behind the bar as well as a fixture comprised of large paintbrushes dangling from the ceiling serve as unique references to Dongpo’s life and work.

7132 Hotel guest rooms by Morphosis, Vals – Switzerland

February 20th, 2017

The designs were heavily influenced by the surrounding terrain. In the stone-themed rooms, the grey walls and floors are wrapped in local stone, which varies in colour, cut and texture. Oak panels in the wood-themed rooms were made of trees harvested from the nearby Graubünden forests.

Visionary Clubhouse by PAL Design, Hong Kong

February 12th, 2017

A central theme of the design here is specifically about creating a natural and harmonious environment. Tailored timber and natural stone in their various shapes and hues echo the overall calm but warm atmosphere, in a zen-like but contemporary setting.

“W8” side tables by Alain Gilles for Ligne Roset

February 4th, 2017

Envisioned to go by a sofa as a side table, or by a bed as a bedside table, W8 — pronounced “weight” — calls on the idea of firmness, reassuring it through its stone base. Its highly-graphic appearance showcases a contrast between lightness and heaviness: the delicate cage-like structure supports the base while the heavy pietra serena stone equilibrates the overall piece.