Posts Tagged ‘contrasts’

The Burrow boxing gym by lab 100, Sabhan – Kuwait

July 11th, 2016

The materials employed were inspired by retro boxing gyms, which were used without any extensive decorations. Therefore, the materials used were a combination of concrete blocks, subway tiles, steel, and hints of natural wood. Curved glass corners were used to ensure a welcoming and clear route between the entrance, lockers, and main workout area

Samsung pop-up store by Cheil Germany, Frankfurt – Germany

June 28th, 2016

The main design element was the use of strong black and white contrasts in form of a tunnel-shaped installation that has a kind of “pull” effect on the customer and almost “ropes” him/her into the Store.

Numi collection by Konstantin Grcic for Mutina

December 4th, 2015

Precise signs slowly become well-defined geometries, express through transparent and shiny patterns realized on a matt surface, creating delicate contrasts among matters.

Max Mara Flagship Store by Duccio Grassi Architects, Tokyo – Japan

October 15th, 2015

The ground floor is designed as a wide open space that contains large sculptural volumes: the attention to the materials and the lights is essential for the composition and the creation of chromatic contrasts.

Stratmann Shoes Store by Kitzig Interior Design, Meschede – Germany

April 2nd, 2015

Robust materials provide an optimal presentation space for all manner of shoes.

Trendy by Vision Express optician saloon by EMKWADRAT Architekci, Lodz – Poland

October 8th, 2013

The space, minimalistic in terms of color and material palette, draws attention with the play of strong contrasts and the dynamic modeling of refracting surfaces of walls, furniture and mirrors. The aesthetic counterpoints to this “geometry of crystal” are the ovals of soft seats, cozy carpets and natural feeling of wood.

Kinugawa Japanese restaurant by Gilles & Boissier, Paris

January 18th, 2013

Sculpted wooden panels cover the openings and windows, triggering a dialogue between light and shadow, while Alix Waline’s painting on the 6m high wall on the ground floor – a fine sample of contemporary pointillism – contributes to the high emotional intelligence of the space.

VJC Versace store by Arcabi Associates

October 10th, 2012

Contrasts and oppositions between black and white, glossy and matt are the main point of the Concept exclusively studied to praise the merchandise.

Matera Rossa lamp by Davide Giulio Aquini for Ilide

May 27th, 2012

Matera is a set of lamps mixed together with a unique technique, a Made in Italy exclusive, that allows to blend and harmonize different kinds of earth without compromising object resistance and solidity during the firing phase.

Converse flagship store by Sighinolfi Group, Bogota

April 30th, 2012

Converse as one of the brands that have made an icon in the sports industry, wanted to create a high-level flagship store in an important sector of the city of Bogotá, with a welcoming visual concept, is seeking a store concept where the product was the main character while maintaining the brand icons without losing its urban concept.

Ross and Bute branding by gpstudio

March 9th, 2012

gpstudio, the specialist luxury retail consultancy, has launched a new look for Ross and Bute as the brand has brought in a new design and management team, while remaining under the creative leadership of founders Lindy Ross and Serena Bute.

B&B Italia store by Pitsou Kedem Architects, Tel Aviv

February 21st, 2012

The designer breathed new life into an abandoned and dilapidated building in the Tel Aviv harbor area, and created, around one of the finest furniture collections in the world of design, a space that is both powerful and yet restrained at one and the same time.

Michel Brisson Boutique by Saucier + Perrotte Architectes, Montreal

February 11th, 2012

To transform this seventies era, modern heritage building (formerly a National Bank) into a new space dedicated to contemporary fashion, the first step taken by the architects was to simplify the overall structure, which had been subjected over the years to a series of additions and renovations.

PaCatar Restaurant by Donaire Arquitectos, Seville – Spain

January 5th, 2012

Interior design restoration in a space located in the city center of Seville into a Restaurant themed around the world of wine. The main aim was to create a space where to integrate the tradition of wine culture and modern cuisine.

Oasis flagship store by Dalziel and Pow, London

November 22nd, 2011

Oasis has opened a new flagship store in London’s West End, designed to be a prominent showcase for the Oasis brand. The store uses the two floors to create a feeling of ‘night and day’, with moving stage lamps that enable the mood to change from day to day and season to season.

Runway store by CLS Architetti, Ho Chi Minh City – Vietnam

November 18th, 2011

The concept of contrasts and opposites has been the core of the project for the atmospheres, the space and the materials. The space is like an ice cove where people can experience a path, which is a metaphor of life and rebirth.

Stills flagship store by Doepel Strijkers Architects, Amsterdam

November 16th, 2011

On the Cornelis Schuijtstraat in Amsterdam a flagship store has been realized for the label Stills. The spatial interventions in the hull, which visually connects the floors, are not emphasized by smoothing them but has been kept visible to show additions and finishing layers over time.

Koshi suspension by Axo Light

September 7th, 2011

Charades played with sober and elegant lines on unusual combinations of materials and processing. The harmony of Koshi is the result of many contrasts of shapes, colors and materials.

Nino shoe store by Dear design, Barcelona

September 1st, 2011

Dear design’s team was faced with the design challenge of gathering all of the functions of a shoe store in less than 25 square meters. The diaphanous nature of the design results in a contemporary, clean and organized space.

Anukoo fair fashion shop by Atelier Heiss Architekten, Vienna

August 29th, 2011

Atelier Heiss has been entrusted with the design of the future home of the new fashion label Anukoo by EZA Fair Trade („Fairer Handel“). Anukoo stands not only for fashion with responsibility, but also for a confident visual presence with a modern design.