Macaroni bar by Atelier Moderno, Montreal – Canada
Collaborative spaces support team interaction, with flexible central meeting, socializing and retail areas for staff and clients to test drive the showcased technology.
These frames define each space, marking the walls as well as the floor and ceiling, and acting as supports for Ruco Line shoes and bags. Each space stages its own unique tableau, featuring Ruco Line products.
Ambience designers created unique custom features in the space incorporating elements of wellness and custom graphics. Features include a large scale LED lit map bordering the fireplace wall, an etched glass map showing Toronto landmarks and several new materials used to modernize the experience for hotel guests.
The building itself was symmetrical shape so we played using light boxes and stairs. The client wanted flexible, so we designed specific shelves system using shelving system and wood sticks.
The store design integrates chilled salad displays, juicers, prep benches and fresh fruit display into a compact 25sqm footprint, with blackboards, stencil art and factory style scaffolding utilised as a hanging mechanism for visual impact.
After exploring several routes we decided on a minimalist design that used well crafted statements which would create anticipation around the contents. The color palette was strongly festive and was combined with a simple, stylised snowflake pattern in a subtle light warm grey.
Graphics were placed in the conference room – a large image of downtown Toronto featuring the Real Wealth graphic and a full text wall representing the brand messaging. All rooms are creatively named such as “Think Tank”, “Smart Lounge”, “Solutions Room” and Numb3rs Zone”.
A key feature of the new adidas HomeCourt concept is the Arena Façade, creating a bold, distinctive new look for adidas. Like an entrance gate, the Tunnel Entry draws consumers into the big game and welcomes every visitor with a ‘sound shower’ of cheering fans in a stadium.
The venue’s setting is understated but has been conceptualized with a keen and savvy eye for detail, mixing vintage props with design furniture and cool artworks. The peeps behind Powerhouse see the venue as an organic structure that requires tweaking as time passes, but one thing’s for sure, they’re not going to compromise their artistic vision for the place.
Molecula is a functional lamp which can be used as wall or table lamp. Crisp lines and skeletal structure produce a sculpture light. The lamp has an organic structure with its own rounded intersection.
The meeting rooms were themed with reference to William Grant & Sons’ well-known spirits, viz. the Balvenie room was the main conference room, the Hendrick’s room was a cozy discussion room and the Sailor Jerry room was another meeting room.
The whole shop is an oak wood showcase conveying warmth, community and respect for the environment. It is with no doubt a new way to understand the country motorcycle, much more connected to nature and willing to preserve the environment and not to deteriorate it.
Our ‘Fire Chow’ is well travelled and draws on experiences and the tastes of international cuisine to provide a take-away full of passion and delicious food. The colours used and images created come from the strong images that heat and fire with a twist of passion bring to mind.