Throughout the boutique, Pogiolli and Beucler kept the minimalist A-line wooden racks lightweight and mobile – a move that should satisfy Kang’s intention to host movie screenings and art shows.
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Two superimposed walls enclose the approximately 170 m² large showroom like a double membrane. Openings in the outer membrane produce a desired transparency and provide an attractive wall design. Pedestals illuminated from underneath, on which selected goods have been placed, surround the supporting pillars in the central area of the room.
The exceptional eyeglass designs can be spotted immediately when customers enter the boutique. The metallic gray wall on the left, slashed by floor-to-ceiling columns of light, shows off the precious frames. Each of the trendy pieces shown is delicately placed on a sturdy plexiglas pedestal set between rows of drawers that hold the rest of the stock.
Reinterpreting the origins of the House, wallpaper, antiques, photos, drawings, archival textiles and a crystal chandelier create a warm setting. 50’s inspired furniture, a broad chest, and library shelves connected by a black, metal cabochon engraved with the logo of the House, give this space an air of « home ».
Although there’s a certain similarity in the aesthetic of the two stores, this one has a far more monumental feel due to its construction – a soaring skylight with a curving spine at the back of the store connects the triple height ceiling to the basement section – and the lavish use of green Italian marble.