Posts Tagged ‘daylight’

St.Petrus restaurant by Annvil, Riga – Latvia

February 21st, 2017

Distinctly textured facade and spacious windows are elements of architecture from which interior concept has been developed. The interior continues the theme of textures in contrasting forms. Daylight that enters through windows reinforce the rhythm and motive of textures, thus gives a dynamic atmosphere to gastro bar.

Polak Building by Paul de Ruiter Architects, Rotterdam – Netherlands

January 4th, 2017

The outfitting is playful and unconventional. The strip of wood separating the meeting area near the atrium from the walking routes is multifunctional. Along its length, this structure transitions from being part of the floor, to convenient seating, and even into functional work desks.

Saks department store by Found, New York City

September 19th, 2016

The rotunda draws daylight into the building, as well as providing an eye-catching view of the kinetic street spectacle outside. A cylindrical marble tower within the rotunda houses the escalator, while the journey upwards leads into a stepped ‘amphitheater’ populated with mannequins.

Sibir bar, Moscow – Russia

August 23rd, 2016

Occupying a lofty space that’s still marked by an industrial past, it’s divided into a lower floor and mezzanine floor, flooded by daylight that enters through large windows on either side.

Vanessa Seward store by Laurent Deroo, Los Angeles – California

July 24th, 2016

The elongated space is relatively narrow, but the addition of an expansive skylight optically widens it, allowing in plenty of daylight along the way. Directly below, a trapezoid marble display is installed which follows the countours of the skylight.