Posts Tagged ‘walls’

Calvin Klein 305W35NYC store by Sterling Ruby & Architectural Research Office, Paris – France

March 16th, 2018

The walls and vaulted ceiling are painted in a neutral gray hue, making the red and blue hand-painted, splattered canvas from ruby easily stand out. Custom fixtures are paired with an array of highly artistic mobiles with textile touches and life-size soft sculptures.

Bamboo pavilion by Eleena Jamil Architect & UNHabitat, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

March 1st, 2018

Semi-translucent colored panels, alluding to the colors of UN sustainable design goals, cover some of the bamboo rings in a random manner. The colored panels emit some light, and like that of stained windows, they illuminate the space inside with an interesting play of colors. A central opening in the roof creates a courtyard in the center, where a bamboo plant is placed.

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.

Taternik mountain shop by BNCH / BANACH ARCHITEKCI, Poznan – Poland

February 20th, 2018

Harsh conditions also entail raw materials. After dismantling the existing suspended ceiling, a raw reinforced concrete ceiling appeared. We decided to leave it in the same condition with all the holes caused by slings, scratched paint and cracks.

Hotel National des Arts et Métiers by Raphael Navot, Paris – France

January 24th, 2018

In addition, the walls at la Chicchetteria – the hotel’s venetian-style tapas eatery – are clad in oxidized copper tubes, laboriously assembled by Ronan Masson in a non-repeating algorithm. The naturally occurring shades of metallic blue and green amidst the remaining copper hues impart what Navot calls ‘a particularly magical’ expression of time.

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.

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.

Versatility of the Clothes of Nature: Hanbok exhibit by Farming Architecture, Seoul – South Korea

July 12th, 2017

Unlike Western attire, which values stylish looks over the wearer’s comfort, the hanbok takes after nature with an aesthetic style that is appreciated more when worn than seen. The “clothes of wind,” designed by LEE, captures the versatile form and structure of the hanbok in a particularly stylish way.

PASTATECA café by Sasha Fedorenko Architecture & Design, Kiev – Ukraine

June 30th, 2017

The spotlight of the whole interior is a show-cube, where a beautiful girl makes fresh pasta every day. This is a kind of an open kitchen and a bright interior element at the same time.

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.

Zhongshuge bookstore by X+Living, Chengdu – China

June 16th, 2017

After the curtain wall it is a space full of “bamboo shaped book shelves”. The wall follows the using of stable bookshelf shape of Zhongshuge, which makes visitors feel familiar even though it was their first time to come.

Zinc Mine Museum by Peter Zumthor in Aldo Amoretti’s photos, Sauda – Norway

June 6th, 2017

Timber supports elevate the cafe and exhibition above the rocky landscape, while the service building hangs from the side of a stone wall. The timber framework extends up the black outer walls to raise a mono-pitched corrugated zinc roof above each of the blocks.

MTM Skincare spa by More Design Office, Chengdu – China

May 15th, 2017

As guests climb the stair the ceiling folds over and the walls are lit by hidden uplights creating a warm and comforting environment.

YIN & YANG lighting by Buzzi & Buzzi

May 12th, 2017

The name calls to mind concepts as dualism, opposition, complementarity, equilibrium and interdependence. All those concepts are shown in the unique characteristics of these new products with an exclusive and and refined design.

Miło office by Five Cell, Warsaw – Poland

April 10th, 2017

The design is based on a light gray color palette, warmed up by the use of natural wood finishing. Individually designed furniture feature custom wooden elements. The repetitive use of wooden modules is a core of the design. store by Ramūnas Manikas, Klaipėda – Lithuania

March 20th, 2017

The store’s emphasis is glued timber strips ceiling installed sideward to the walls. Laminate flooring is installed the same way sideward. The goods shelves are designed with a certain arranged rhythm, of different levels, with up and downs.

751 creative industrial office by hyperSity office, Beijing – China

February 20th, 2017

The original large instrument box was transformed into the locker room and storage space after repairmen and repainting. The terrazzo floor below the instrument box was retained and polished.

Publicis Media Group offices by Spatial Concept Limited, Hong Kong

January 30th, 2017

The idea of childhood playground brings fun and creativity to the agency office. When the funfair style gate slides open from the lift lobby, a hop scotch floor pattern leads into the large reception area where visitors can view the harbor through a series of glass meeting rooms.

Ironhide Game Studios offices by Martinez Rudolph Architects, Montevideo – Uruguay

January 9th, 2017

The color gradient appropriately codifies the space in a both a friendly and understandable manner and is reiterated in the carpeted floor, furniture and articulated band that runs along the program.

Amber&Art flagship store by Piuarch, Saint Petersburg – Russia

December 23rd, 2016

The hallway has been designed as a real exhibition art gallery characterized by cross vaults recovered by the original building; the glass cases exhibit Amber objects laid down on Black Stripped Olympic marble pedestals. Two rooms with barrel vaults overlook the hallway characterized by a more contemporary style. The flooring in natural oak staves opens a material dialogue with the vaults and walls which are treated in hand stuccoed concrete.