Posts Tagged ‘australia’

Sneakerboy store by March Studio, Melbourne – Australia

September 29th, 2014

The first of many to be rolled out, Sneakerboy Melbourne is at the cusp of this retail revolution. It is an online store you can walk in to; there is no stock, no cash, no till, and no product to take home.

Jack + Jack store by George Livissianis, Melbourne – Australia

September 25th, 2014

Jac + Jack has set up shop at Emporium Melbourne, the newly opened supermall in downtown Melbourne. The Australian fashion brand continues to expand its retail network but does so without the generic design approach of many other brands. This is jac + jack’s fourth store, and is a renewed collab with Sydney-based architect George Livissianis.

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.

ambience Street Lite windows, Melbourne – Australia

September 20th, 2014

Melbourne lighting designers ambience have created a temporary street gallery space in their Fairfield showroom and studio. They’ll be showcasing various light-inspired pieces over the coming months.

Acne Studios store, Melbourne – Australia

September 17th, 2014

Walls are covered in shiny steel and paired with linoleum flooring. The shop is sparsely furnished with boxy displays in a matching grey and an occasional contrasting red. The new Acne Studio store carries the brand’s full range of men’s and women’s apparel, shoes and accessories collections.

Great Dane Rebrand by McCartney Design, Sydney – Australia

September 15th, 2014

Great Dane and McCartney Design have worked in partnership over the past seven years in evolving the Great Dane brand. Although the brand started out as a source for Danish mid century modern furniture, it now embraces the wider idea of Scandinavian luxury.

Tender Gourmet Butchery by StudioMKZ, Sydney – Australia

September 15th, 2014

The open work stations and overt product display encourages intrigue into the butchery, highlighted by the strong use of directional steel rods that frame the exterior. Paired with a warm palette, the butchery emits a homely quality as all barriers are broken down between the professional and the consumer.

WINE STORES! Merricks General Wine Store, Merricks – Australia

September 3rd, 2014

Merricks General Wine Store, Merricks – Australia

Platform3 bar by Rptecture Architects, Melbourne – Australia

September 2nd, 2014

The success of this project was based on the place-making approach to design and looked beyond the design brief. The idea of materialism and the relationship between public and private domains were challenged resulting in an enriched design outcome. Eye catching details brought the design to life, such as the yellow tactile.

Mama’s Wok restaurant by Archizone, Sydney – Australia

August 31st, 2014

Mama’s Wok restaurant by Archizone, Sydney – Australia

Microsoft office by futurespace, Sydney – Australia

August 30th, 2014

The Sydney project was staged and completed floor by floor. This meant that futurespace was effectively piloting each floor as it was completed, and that various settings and ideas and could be tried and tested in real time.

Whites Dispensary by Studio Equator, Melbourne – Australia

August 26th, 2014

“ It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of gold and silver.” / Mahatma Gandhi.

Criniti’s restaurant, Australia

August 19th, 2014


A chain of Italian restaurants in Australia, Criniti\’s, generate a rustic atmosphere with a range of architectural lighting.

Akis Spa by Studio MKZ, Sydney – Australia

August 16th, 2014

The linear detailed entrance compliments the circular wall partitions to offer a sense of removal. To contrast, mirror panels line the adjacent wall to create the illusion of a larger space. This is further achieved through a calm palette, as light ceiling and floor finished delicately contrast with the leather detailing to portray a sense of sophisticated indulgence.

Autolyse Bakery by loopcreative, Sydney – Australia

August 13th, 2014

Classic Bentwood chairs, marble tables with brass edging form part of the design to reinforce that this is to be considered a serious reinvention on french style baking.

Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research (North) by Hames Sharley, Nedlands

August 10th, 2014

The PC2 OGTR laboratory space has been designed to be generic in planning and function in order to support research interests rather than territorial silos.

Wagaya Japanese Restaurant by Vie Studio, Melbourne – Australia

August 8th, 2014

Housed in what used to be an old cinema, Vie Studio has transform this double volume space into a bespoke Japanese Izakaya Restaurant, offering diners a modern yet authentic dining experience.

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.

Capri on via Roma market by Landini Associates, Gold Coast – Australia

August 1st, 2014

Landini Associates developed the strategy and designed the market hall interior, identity, way finding, graphics and even the leasing brochures for Capri on via Roma, the Gold Coast’s long-awaited new fresh-food market.

Spring street grocer by KGA Architects, Melbourne – Australia

July 30th, 2014

Bringing a sense of cheer, bounce and freshness to an otherwise harsh Melbourne street, is a corner shop that goes by Spring Street Grocer.