International contact lens brand Menicon opened its first “My Menicon” Showroom and Training Center on two floors in Berlin’s Friedrichstraße 187, Germany in April 2012.
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Malin+Goetz is a New York-based skincare and perfume line that creates modern, unisex products for hair, body and skin. Their existing retail stores in New York reflect a modernization of traditional neighborhood apothecary concepts that create a distinctive, elegant and unique experience for the customers.
Analysing the specific conditions of the site we found a series of large, linearly connected but separate spaces in a former warehouse. Rather than trying to unify those spaces through one spacial concept we quickly decided to treat each room differently and create a series of different scenarios which would set the mood individually for each area.
This spacious pharmacy interior interior design was quite a transformation. The gain in height has drawn an unparalleled designed. The architect was clear that if the ceiling is maintained at such a distance, there was a risk that the client will feel unprotected. So, they devised a system of suspended cylinders of different lengths varying from 2 to 4 meters in size to central shelves.
The design process for this large (600m2) supra-local pharmacy forced us to shift our viewpoint and come up with a virtual building—a placebo pharmacy. The octagonal shape of the existing structure was re-formed into a cylinder in order to create a spiral which seeks to converse with the rapid motion on Vouliagmenis Avenue, the urban artery on which the building stands.
One of the world’s most up & coming architecture & interior design brands Penson, has released their first project for Google engineers, in Buckingham Palace Road, London. This first release forms part of Penson’s overall programme for Google, covering super cool office spaces for Googlers this year at Central Saint Giles & Belgrave House London.
Students at Coventry University have no reason to skip study sessions in their welcoming new student centre. In the campus’ heart, the building has been created in response to students’ needs for wellness. Also dubbed as the ‘Hub,’ the new building provides a clean, safe, social and informal learning area that is capable of accommodating 1000 students at any time.
The Barwa Bank branch design concept has been one of the most challenging projects that Crea International has ever developed: designing the most progressive Islamic bank of the future, showcasing either modernity and coolness strongly rooted with the tradition of the country was the brief assigned by the client.
The story of this project cannot be understood without children. Every day, the children of the inhabitants of Santa María del Águila pass in front of the Caparrós y Reina Pharmacy on their way to school. Their break-time shouts, games and songs can be heard from here – the very murmur Peter Pan never wanted to leave behind.