Posts Tagged ‘glass’

Sony PlayStation shop by studio IMA, Seoul – South Korea

January 9th, 2017

For expressing the floating space, we decided to increase the flooring queries white and reflection values (gloss) more than before so that the ceiling circular illumination is better projected.

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.

EU headquarters by Samyn and Partners and Studio Valle, Brussels – Belgium

December 20th, 2016



“This outer area is converted into a glass atrium protecting from the urban dust,” said Samyn and Partners. “It covers the principal entrance as well as a new lantern-shaped volume incorporating the conference rooms.” The transparent walls that wrap around the new northeast corner of the building comprise a patchwork of 3,750 recycled wooden window frames procured from renovation or demolition sites across Europe.

Yakiniku restaurant by Emocon Design, Taipei – Taiwan

December 16th, 2016

We are going to use the concept “a box in the space” to enclose people in the room, just like a nucleus of the cell. You can notice that you are enclosed in a wood finish box with exquisite detail and material while walk into the room.

Chanel pop-up stores, Paris – France

December 12th, 2016

Further enhancing the chosen aesthetic are black linear clothes rails, matching displays in mesh metal, and wooden console tables mounted on glass supports.

Vraka Maria and Associates Pharmacy by Lefteris Tsikandilakis, Chalkida – Greece

November 14th, 2016

Special emphasis is given to the construction detail and the identity of the special features of the space (lighting, graphics, etc) that complete the design. The graphics, which were exclusively studied for this particular space, enhance and simultaneously unify aesthetically and dynamically the two spaces, ground floor and loft.

Ralph Lauren flagship store by MNA, Bangkok – Thailand

November 14th, 2016

Taking inspiration from the forms of Richard Serra, the interior storefront is comprised of full height curving teak wood and glass panels that mimic the curvilinear character of the mall, so that the spaces flow seamlessly from one to the next.

Blue Bottle Coffee NAKAMEGURO Cafe by Schemata Architects, Tokyo – Japan

November 7th, 2016

Horizontal pivot windows installed on the front glass façade help defining the boundary between the interior and the surrounding environment, while establishing a visual relationship of “see and be seen” so that people become aware of each other’s presence wherever they are in the space.

Molteni&C and Dada showroom by Vincent Van Duysen, Giussano – Italy

October 28th, 2016

Dark woods and shades of grey dominate the space, which also houses the Molteni Museum that opened in November 2015 on the top floor. Glass, oxidised wood, resin and Ceppo stone are widely used in the finishings.

Patagonia Meatpacking store by MNA, New York City

October 25th, 2016

The use of reclaimed timber and brick along with subway tile, raw steel, wired glass and a functioning meat rail creates connection to the historic building type that houses the store.

AstraZeneca Offices by SPACE, Mexico City – Mexico

October 25th, 2016

The general image creates a hybrid between modernity and avant-gard, the combination of materials, carrara marble, glass, metal, wood and accents in color give this place a dynamic and flexible character obliging one to notice the details.

G&B boutique by Baciocchi Associati, Courmayeur – Italy

October 20th, 2016

Rich, green-veined stone tiles line the interior creating an opulent and chic floor covering throughout. The luxurious nature of the store is only heightened by a striking brass chandelier that decorates the centre of the space.

Uproot packaging by Believe in

September 29th, 2016

To reinforce the sense of luxury, heavyweight glass bottles were sourced from Italy, while the labels were created using Takeo Tassel, a subtly embossed light grey paper from Japan.

Shaping Colour by Germans Ermičs

September 26th, 2016

Oddly enough, colour gradation in his frosted-glass pieces does seem to suggest that the hues have been ‘stretched’ and sculpted into smooth, subtly contoured planes, gradually tapering off into clear or reflective surfaces.

CINEMA Helios by Gieraltowski & Partnerzy, Wroclaw – Poland

September 20th, 2016

The cinema we are presenting here is a newest in Wroclaw in the newest and most modern designed shopping mall in the City.

Siddhomal Group office by Ravish Mehra Deepak Kalra, New Delhi – India

September 2nd, 2016

Walls were removed or replaced with glass wherever possible, materials were chosen to be able to create a bright and lively space within the given setting and restrictions. One can see a playful use of wood, stone veneers and colour inserts of yellow throughout the space.

Kenpo Sports store by Forma Arquitetura, Caxias do Sul – Brazil

September 2nd, 2016

The creation of the exhibitors aimed at the visual quality display of products, making the experience of effective and intuitive consumer.

Museum for International Center of Photography by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Manhattan – New York

August 30th, 2016

The International Center of Photography (ICP) is a leading institution dedicated to photography and visual culture. It formerly was housed in a two-storey space in Midtown Manhattan. Its new home is located at the base of a residential building in the Lower East Side – a formerly rundown district that has gentrified in recent decades.

Dahl pendant lamp by Northern Lighting

August 29th, 2016

Although Dahl is a classic mid-century design, its minimal form and smooth, unembellished surfaces still have a contemporary appearance today. The shade is made from mouth-blown glass and etched by a surface treatment that creates a smooth matt finish.

KOUTZOUKOS meat & more by Manousos Leontarakis & Associates, Heraklion – Greece

August 26th, 2016

The materials used for the façade are marble “Icarus” combined with ETAL BOND in champagne colour, overhang we used teak specific wood for external surfaces. Generally on the outside we used with different volumes and different surfaces.