Posts Tagged ‘aesop’

Aesop store by John Randolph, Portland – Oregon

September 30th, 2014

The product display wall references both the natural axis of Burnside and the sawtooth pitch of the logger’s steel saw blade. Another eye-catcher is a revamped antique iron sink in the back of the store.

Aesop store by Genesin Studio, Adelaide – Australia

September 25th, 2014

Blonde Tasmanian oak is the dominant element here, captured in counters and flooring. Adding an elegant edge to the abundant natural palette are counters inlaid with antique green marble, and which correspond colourwise with strategically placed potted ferns.

Aesop store by John Randolph, Portland – Oregon

September 22nd, 2014

The repetitive use of hemp fibre is a nod to the city’s historic shipping and logging industries. The material was once used to manufacture tents that housed the many loggers and fishermen. Walls are covered in quilted maritime canvas and paired with canvas-clad shelving and flooring to offer a unique sensory respite.

Aesop store by in Praise of Shadows & Lies-Marie Hoffmann, Stockholm

September 9th, 2014

The controlled shape of the sales counter, sink and bench, and the material’s uncontrolled structure – all made by Hoffmann of large chunks of elm from nearby woods, and the artist’s preferred material for the past few years – reflect the suppressed strength by social norms and human relations of many of their characters.

Aesop store by Brooks + Scarpa, Los Angeles – California

August 25th, 2014

They have used 6-inch round cardboard tubes to construct the partitions and furnishings throughout with the warm, neutral palette complimented by recycled paper counter tops, vintage style product testing sinks, and the original natural concrete floors of the historic 1929 structure left intact.

Aesop shop by TORAFU ARCHITECTS, Osaka – Japan

August 12th, 2014

Aesop shop by TORAFU ARCHITECTS, Osaka – Japan, Design by TORAFU ARCHITECTS.

Aesop Nasothèque windows at Myer, Melbourne – Australia

August 3rd, 2014

Aesop have taken over the typically ostentatious Myer windows with a thought-provoking and visually stunning examination of the human olfactory sense. The oft forgotten and ignored ‘nose’ takes centre stage in this seven window performance piece, the Aesop Nasothèque.

Aesop store by Simplicity, Osaka – Japan

May 9th, 2014

The retail setting is infused with industrial elements, referencing the era when time when an important timber yard was situated in the area and its streets were lined with many storehouses.

Aesop Balmain store by Henry Wilson Studio, Sydney

May 4th, 2014

The design of the Aesop store draws from these materials, colours and shapes. Removing the former fitout revealed raw sandstone walls, fireplaces and hidden doorways which have been retained and exposed as reference to this building history and place.

Aesop’s pop-up shop installation by Frida Escobedo, New York City

March 29th, 2014

Layers of sand that resemble a mountainous landscape will gradually move and change shape for the duration of this installation by Mexican architect Frida Escobedo for skincare brand Aesop’s New York pop-up shop.

Aesop store by Simplicity, Kyoto – Japan

February 10th, 2014

An antique water pump installed in an alcove can be spotted through the large glazed section of wall facing the street. On entering the store, shoppers walk up a ramp and past a shelf displaying a selection of Aesop products before emerging into the main space behind the veils.

Aesop store at Elements, Hong Kong

February 3rd, 2014

Maintaining the elegantly modern aesthetic it is well-known for, this shop is highlighted by the color contrast of its white walls, and the slotted timber at its entrance and ceiling. Further including hand-treated perforated brass fixtures and curvy plaster shelving, the clean storefront was intentionally designed to place the spotlight on the vast range of products of sale.

aesop store by Kerstin Thompson Architects, Canberra – Australia

January 28th, 2014

Felt and black steel have been paired to conjure a cool sense of working style, complemented by sleek steel-framed display units with black japan ply shelves. A subtle detail is the perforated steel screen which creates a threshold between the interior and the surrounding mall.

Aesop signature store by Weiss–heiten, Berlin – Germany

January 10th, 2014

Aesop store by Weiss–heiten, Berlin – Germany

Aesop store by Torafu Architects, Kyoto – Japan

January 4th, 2014

We approached the project by making the most out of the original building structure with the addition of careful alteration. We brought functional part of the store compactly to the narrow space by the entrance, the back space will be a hospitality area consisting of sizable counter and long bench, where customer can relax.

Aesop store by Nadaaa, Hong Kong – China

December 26th, 2013

The timber shelving features compatible radius edges and are discreetly anchored into the walls. A counter top and product testing sink of blackened steel provide industrial accents, the whole resting on a utilitarian concrete floor.

Aesop x The Paris Review store, New York City

December 23rd, 2013

Aesop x The Paris Review store, New York City

Aesop LAB concept by Cheungvogl Architects, Hong Kong

December 3rd, 2013

The timeless material palette composes of black milled steel, oak ply timber, laboratory taps and industrial stools, which can be easily adapted across all the modular concept stores. Seemingly as a family, the stores retain their individual distinct cultural values of its place.

Aesop store by Kerstin Thompson Architects, Perth – Australia

November 22nd, 2013

The shop interior is a new collab with Kerstin Thompson Architects. The Melbourne-based practice has created a sleek décor of black japan timber, steel and concrete that aims to counterbalance creates the hustle and bustle outside.

Linda vuela a Rio store by estudi{H}ac, Valencia – Spain

September 25th, 2013

The end result makes Linda vuela a Rio in a renovated space where the work of the cast in the form of large ovals framing the new perfumes to give existing below the corner, bar tinged ‘night club’ of Las Vegas, where the bottles of perfume ingredients are distributed as a delicious cocktail lives with the new space for cosmetics.