The perspective along the ceiling border to the pillar structure conveys dynamic interaction. The large wooden plaque in the hall implies Eastern Heritage and thus extends the continuity of cultural connotation. Listed in a symmetrical order, the value principal is derived from a metaphor for the spatial texture of oriental residence.
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Housed in the Meatpacking District, Honor is the premier retail entity of New York designer Giovanna Randall. Recognizing that this project called for something smart, sexy, feminine, and confident, the A/M design team set out to create a space that would best envelop, support, and reveal the clothes.
Victoria Brown coffe shop & bar & restaurant by Hitzig Militello Architects, Buenos Aires – ArgentinaJuly 1st, 2014
The connections between this stations and the bar, through pipes that run along the ceiling, mimic the concept of distilling whiskey, and serve as a source of illumination. The last room, the living rooms, are divided by screens of old scissor doors, which may eventually move to change the distribution.
The ground floor (the Courtyard Zone) of Ikspiari is set upon a theme a board of trade (hall), where weavers used to trade batiks, is now used as a world market that sells foods and knowledge from all over the world. Therefore, for nana’s green tea Ikspiari branch, I tried to express “color” by using “cloths” and the principles of “subtractive color mixing”.