Posts Tagged ‘italy’

Cenerelli Parquet store by STUDIO_A+D, Calcinelli di Saltara – Italy

April 13th, 2017

There is the story of a family, of a craftsman who, full of experience and enthusiasm, offers the purchaser, in addition to an excellent high quality Italian products, experience and professionalism. All this had to be strongly communicated by the project that has grown very easily thank to the virtue of the great craft potential that we had available.

Thom Browne store by Asa Studio Albanese, Milan – Italy

April 12th, 2017

Browne collaborated with Milanese practice Asa Studio Albanese on the interior design, and similarly to his previously opened stores across the planet, it flaunts a mid-century office-inspired aesthetic that’s captured by walls covered in shiny grey marble, terrazzo floors, and last but not least, window blinds.

Jewelbox in the Sky installation by Gambardellarchitetti, Milan – Italy

April 12th, 2017

The exterior walls of the tower are composed of a myriad of profiles from wood and metal. Diverse in colour, shape and structure; examples of the variation in which windows can manifest themselves; elements where architecture becomes decisive in changing the boundary between exterior and interior.

Flowerprint installation by Piuarch & Cornelius Gavril, Milan – Italy

April 11th, 2017

Flowerprint is a gardening facade installation with 2,000 flowers including multicoloured roses, oriental lilies, gerberas, carnations, aromatic plants such as thyme, sage, lavender, rosemary, marjoram, mint…

Amouage store by JHP, Milan – Italy

April 10th, 2017

A key challenge for JHP was the complex approval process inherent in the store’s historic building. JHP embraced the philosophy of the area and aligned the depth of the store with the external arch of the building.

The Four Elements Cleaf showroom by Studiopepe, Lissone – Italy

April 10th, 2017

An immersive pathway that explores the versatility of Cleaf surfaces through the theory of the four elements of Nature: water, air, earth and fire. A multisensory environment in which the visitor can move freely to discover the multiplicity of finishes and decorative papers which interact with each other through the law of the ‘harmony of the elements’.

Freitag store, Milan – Italy

April 3rd, 2017

The outer walls have been stuccoed, and combined with a newly poured concrete floor, the two elements literally provide a modern framework for the all the historical details to be found inside.

Clarks Originals booth at Pitti Uomo by Frank Agterberg, Florence – Italy

April 2nd, 2017

To surround and showcase the Clarks Originals collection we chose from a pallet of premium materials. Cement walls, a polished concrete floor and the wood wall panelling for the ceiling confine the booth in a robust, industrial way. These heavy elements are contrasted with the elegance of the walnut stained timber used in the wall finishing, seating and detailing throughout the booth.

La Perla store by Baciocchi Associati, Milan – Italy

March 31st, 2017

Pure white marble floors illuminate the space, softened by sapphire-blue carpets with a metallic herringbone trim. The powder-blue wall panels are accented by golden geometrical mesh, inspired by the weave of tulle – the beloved fabric of lingerie – in emphasis of the La Perla style.

Collegio – Vini Liquori & Cibo by Dacomo e Leonardi Architetti Associati, Roma – Italy

March 30th, 2017

The first objective was to preserve the atmosphere of the past, through a careful restoration of the late Renaissance structure, characterized by towering arches of the eighteenth century reinforcement. Two large rooms that are accessed from the original windows of the time, facing directly on Piazza Capranica: a huge wooden counter and red Verona marble surrounded by stools, oak tables and leather chairs.

The beach installation by Snarkitecture, Milan – Italy

March 29th, 2017

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, renowned concept store Colette pulls out all the stops to make it a memorable event, and one the highlights undoubtedly is the site-specific recreation of The beach a stone’s throw away at Musée des Arts Décoratifs.

Issey Miyake store by Tokujin Yoshioka, Milan – Italy

March 28th, 2017

Being a historic, listed building, much of the interior had to be retained, and the Yoshioka’s challenge was to find a way to fuse the structure’s original elements with the modern retail design aesthetic of Issey Miyake, and if you ask us, the result is quite brilliant. The walls have been stuccoed to perfection, and dipped in a timeless off-white hue, offering a beautiful contrast with the original vaulted ceilings and the newly-laid stone floors.

CANDIDA store by Christopher Ward Studio, Foggia – Italy

March 22nd, 2017

The project scores the ambitious “smart and easy” goal of the architect and ownership. CANDIDA megastores, designed by Christopher Ward Studio, already opened in Naples Grandistazioni and Foggia, Bari, Salerno and is expanding to other regions from south to northern Italy.

SAKEYA bar by Garde Italy, Milano – Italy

March 19th, 2017

The space concept is in between traditional Japanese sake storage “Kura” and Italian wine storage “Enoteca”. With this mix, we created a façade with the traditional Kura element, which is a grid made by half cylinder. The interior is divided in three areas: Mini-shop, sake-cocktail bar and restaurant.

Ethereal installation by Snarkitecture and COS at Salone del Mobile, Milan – Italy

March 12th, 2017

Without using any of the brand’s garments, Snarkitecture still managed to capture COS’ unique simplicity through the use of white strips of fabric in varying lengths to create an undulating, cavernous installation. COS is also selling a limited edition collection of Snarkitecture-designed goods to coincide with the exhibition, called COS x Snarkitecture Objects.

ZARA Flagship store by Matteo Thun + Partners, Milan – Italy

March 8th, 2017

The concept for the entrance installation has been designed as a timeless flexible tool for giving the different frequently collections attractive stages throughout the year. Before ZARA selected the beautiful 4.000 sqm space from the thirties and converted it into the ZARA Flagship store in Milan, the building hosted a theatre and later the “Astra” Cinema for many years.

Cofidis Italia Office by Genius Loci Architettura, Milan – Italy

March 7th, 2017

International, young and focused on workplace wellbeing, are the expression of Cofidis philosophy in their new offices. Work-stations organized in open plan and meeting rooms interact with informal areas, break areas and socially oriented spaces (such as book –sharing!).

Maria Grazia Severi Spring / Summer windows by Arte Vetrina Project, Milan – Italy

March 6th, 2017

The windows display made for this special occasion, recall the art nouveau motifs and bright color, creating a play of light and shadow which highlights the leaders of this collection.

Microsoft House office by DEGW, Milan – Italy

March 3rd, 2017

DEGW’s interior design followed Microsoft’s global guidelines in a project aimed at focusing on the very best of Italian manufacturing and design. The building has six floors above ground. The ground and first floors accommodate the Customer Area open to the public, showcasing the company’s products and connected by a custom-designed central stairway.