Posts Tagged ‘traditional’

Fish trap house installation by Cheng-Tsung Feng, Sun Moon lake – Taiwan

December 6th, 2017

His latest installation – fish trap house – sees the construction of a bamboo river fishing trap on Sun Moon lake, using the skill embodied in indigenous craft, but instead of capturing fish this intricately built construction does better to capture people’s attention.

FUJISAKI Restaurant & Bar by Design Clarity, Barangaroo / Sydney – Australia

December 6th, 2017

Guests are invited into a state of calm and luxury, where colours are rich, texture is heightened and the delicate detailing of the interior balances with the artistry of flavours delivered by an impressive line-up: Executive chef Chui Lee Luk, sushi chef, Ryuichi Yoshii and sommelier Annette Lacey.

Bakalaki greek taverna by Dimitris Economou Interiors, Singapore

November 30th, 2017

A fine balancing of modern and vintage touches results in a unique identity of the Greek traditional “Bakaliko” (a traditional delicatessen store), presented in a contemporary twist. The famous Greek summer, with the clear blue skies, the aroma of lemon and orange trees, the olives, are represented through colors and decorative carefully chosen, in order to bring out the Greek easy going feeling.

ChillKills packaging by Alessia Sistori

November 24th, 2017

The colors of the brand are inspired by the colors of the dish: Gold for the tortilla chips and red and green for the two options of salsa it comes with. The design communicates the simplicity and elegance of the brand by still maintaining the rustic character of Mexican street food.

Yeotown Kitchen by Brand Creative, London – UK

November 15th, 2017

The positioning for Yeotown Kitchen was defined as ‘a mindful food experience’, inspired by the laidback, healthy feel of LA whilst alluding to the the serene nature of the Yeotown British coastal lifestyle. Brand Creative went on to develop the concept from their Dubai studio, combining natural textures with bright pops of colour to envisage a modern, health-conscious city retreat.

Yo’Hood trade-fair stand by Linehouse, Shanghai – China

November 10th, 2017

The timber structure employs a natural material in a gravity-defying linear pattern, with mirror-clad vertical columns camouflaging the support system and creating the illusion of transparency and levity. At the same time, one side of the timber slats are painted in a gradation of hues which are only revealed as the viewer’s perspective revolves around the structure.

Escriche, cultura del sabor by Estudio Vitale, Castellón de la Plana – Spain

October 30th, 2017

Under the slogan “flavour culture” (“cultura del sabor”) as Communication strategy, Vitale designs a space with a relative inspiration in a traditional kitchen, which aims to make visible a homemade, healthy and natural food.

Jim’s Malaysia restaurant by Vie Studio, Miranda – Australia

October 25th, 2017

Resembling Malaysia’s “village house” concept, daily used fishing tools such as fishing nets and crates, traditional timber claddings and lattice screens are used in the interior.

Kashish (Ethnic wear) store by Studio SKM Designs, Hyderabad – India

September 23rd, 2017

We created customized art panels using the sketches drawn of various traditional motifs and vintage styled pictures of the famous monuments of Hyderabad, the mother city of the brand ‘Kashish’.

Kwarta packaging by OPUS B

September 21st, 2017

Kwarta reaches to the resources of the past and manifests respect for craftsmanship. It is an attempt to abandon monotony and industrial standardisation. It is manufactured in a mini factory where traditional craftsmanship is revived and cherished and objects with soul are created.

Olivier store by Melt Studio, San Pedro Garza García – Mexico

September 21st, 2017

The metallic structure is an abstract resemblance of cheese slices and serves as the main icon of the store besides providing support for the shelves, lighting in the main island. The color palette played also an important role in this project and served as a strong connection between the simple design and the inviting atmosphere elements, while enhancing the products’ features.

Cortijo Abades packaging by Buenaventura

September 11th, 2017



The challenge was to be able to merge the ideas of tradition and origin with a modern and distinctive design which would eventually step away from the crowded mass. With this brand restyling and packaging design, we managed to level the consumer’s experience of tasting this impressive EVOO with experience of buying an also unique and distinctive piece of art.

AA Jia Curry House by Spacemen, Shanghai – China

August 14th, 2017


Symbolic of the restaurant’s name sake, ‘Jia’ means ‘Home’ thus we created a space that represented the notion of coming home for a warm meal.

Caffè Vero by ProgettoCMR, Vicenza – Italy

August 3rd, 2017

Everything revolves around a refined simplicity and essentiality of the materials used, intertwined in a sophisticated way to the structural elements of the building: a warm and cosy atmosphere that plays on the contrast of light and shadow in a scenic case, given by the transparency of the main facade of the building.

Theia creative tiles

July 24th, 2017

Theia offers a continuously growing collection of Portuguese handmade ceramic tiles suitable for covering surfaces, allowing for endless possibilities when it comes to lending personality, history and meaning to any space.

Guylian flagship store by f&ha, Perth – Australia

July 19th, 2017

A spatial celebration of the fusion between the traditional and the contemporary has been the agenda of the space. The experience celebrates the rich heritage and articulates clearly all the new contemporary insertions.

Jack the Clipper flagship barbershop by FormRoom, London – UK

July 14th, 2017

Brass piping details are utilised throughout the space, across windows, walls and the ceiling, referencing the industrial design of the victorian era.

Shenzhen Mind the Sea Sales Gallery by BLVD, Shenzhen – China

July 3rd, 2017

The architectural design concept is extended to the interior design, which is inspired by the visual shock brought by the in-and-out relation of architectural volumes and the artful rotation of bricks.

Room Mate Gerard Hotel by Jaime Beriestain, Barcelona – Spain

June 30th, 2017

Dark spaces and a dark play of light recreate a refined and welcoming atmosphere that is enhanced with a color palette in black ink present throughout the hotel.

Major D Studio by Studio In2, Taipei – Taiwan

June 19th, 2017

Parisian-styled wall paneling, painted white, and the arched, steel-framed French doors were the main French influences. To create a modern twist, in the main event space, the designers have constructed a white marble center island countertop and have used cement blocks to link the display cabinets with the dressing room area.