Posts Tagged ‘japan’

Culfe book store and café by fan-Inc, Shizuoka – Japan

July 18th, 2014

Culfe book store and café by fan-Inc, Shizuoka – Japan

Azabu yasaigashi shop by fan Inc, Tokyo – Japan

July 16th, 2014

Azabu yasaigashi shop by fan Inc, Tokyo – Japan

Kayanoya shop by Kengo Kuma, Tokyo – Japan

July 13th, 2014

Koji Buta is a special wooden tray when making Koji for shoyu, and its design is highly functional and sophisticated. We wanted to bring in an impact that these powerful utensils suddenly emerge in the town of Nihonbashi, Tokyo.

MAHARAJA diamond jewelry by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Osaka – Japan

July 6th, 2014

The chandelier, hanged down from ceiling of 4m height, was the most conspicuous icon which was made in the shape of the logo mark of MAHARAJA diamond.

Kappo Hisago restaurant by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Niigata – Japan

July 4th, 2014

The private room has a vault and a mirror which make a room looks wider than real with optical effects. Japanese papers of the surface and indirect lightings make a room alive.

GALA BRIDAL jewelry by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Tokyo – Japan

July 4th, 2014

As the whole service was done individually, several booths without the feeling of closeout were set with the partition of fringe curtain, and this ornament and the indirect light from the ceiling created the space showing soft and gentle curve.

Tokyo Internationl Beauty Clinic by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Tokyo – Japan

July 4th, 2014

The shape of the space is, in accordance with the building, oval. All walls were curved and hide the directivity to lead visitors next space with some feeling of expectation. Taking advantage of this curved walls, some arts and accents, such as miniature of Japanese style garden, were put in niche of walls.

BARL hair salon by Pebble, Okayama – Japan

July 3rd, 2014

The front area is designed simply using mortal floor, skeleton ceiling, and bricks, unifying the color with white and gray adding wood materials. Finished by leaving a bit of roughness but also adding an essence of youthfulness.

BEYOND THE TIME shop by Ichiro Nishiwaki & Junichi Ogawa, Tokyo – Japan

July 3rd, 2014

Finishing most of the floor inside of the shop with mortar and waxing its surface considering coating so it looks more like a wooden floor, it represents the graphical feeling. Also, a long hair shaggy carpet around the fitting room gives even higher quality feeling. This is a shop more like an stage art salon, unlike any other vintage shops.

TRi TERASU showroom & office by LADAKH DESIGN ASSOCIATES, Tokyo – Japan

June 23rd, 2014

At the entrance lobby, the ceiling chandelier automatically lights up gradually as drawing ripples of light from the edge to the centre, when the sensor is tripped by the visitors movement.

Shodai restaurant by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Tokyo – Japan

June 14th, 2014

The second floor is designed to have a combination of bench seats and movable tables; the cylindrical vault for the ceiling; and for lighting a series of indirect light and spot light, aiming at each of the table tops; these features of the design strengthen a sense of depth.

Ningyoya Honpo by Ichiro Nishiwaki, Chiba – Japan

June 13th, 2014

As the shop stands in the area where many other businesses in the same industry also cluster, we have stricken out our originality as a fun and impressive shop with quality.

CLUB LIBRET by COCOON DESIGN OFFICE, Osaka – Japan

June 13th, 2014

Antique chandeliers, the furniture, mirrors, and picture frames with modern art graphics in avant-garde are arranged in each halls. As the result, it causes a sense of exaltation.

Pixiv office by teamLab Architect, Tokyo – Japan

June 13th, 2014

The walls of the entryway are composed of 3,000 ema placards. Pixiv’s mission is to make it so that anyone can enjoy the fun of drawing—so anyone who visits the office can make their own picture, and the design of the entryway allows those pictures to be easily displayed in the office.

Kamism showroom design by Ichiro Nishiwaki, Tokyo – Japan

June 12th, 2014

The showroom was required to show traditional Japanese material in a totally new way.

Nail Station by Ichiro Nishiwaki, Osaka – Japan

June 11th, 2014

Nowadays, an increasing number of large shopping malls are constructed in Umeda area, Osaka, Japan, and this nail salon “NAIL STATION” is located in one of those popular malls.

BARBARESCO trattoria by DOYLE COLLECTION, Aomori – Japan

June 9th, 2014

One of the feature is that the chef’s and sommelier’s stages (kitchen and drink counter) have been separated to clearly emphasize the management style. The guests may choose the zone according to the number of people and usage. Furthermore, matching each zone with characteristic pendant light, will produce unique and dimensional effect.

EVANCE luxury watch shop by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Tokyo – Japan

June 7th, 2014

Usually, the luxury watch shop is designed gorgeously, but, for this well-known “EVANCE”, not to show the shop “too expensive”, being simple and visibility of watches were indispensable design points.

ACADEMIC LIFE store by Ichiro Nishiwaki Design Office, Tokyo – Japan

June 6th, 2014

The LED lines on the floor, which have carpet-like patterns, gives ever-changing impression to the customers when its patterns are reflected on mirror finished surfaces of display stands. Every material is uniformed in black color but only the entrance gate is constructed in rose pink that expresses more visibility and higher fashionability.

PORTER STAND store by Yoshida & Co, Tokyo – Japan

June 5th, 2014

PORTER STAND store by Yoshida & Co, Tokyo – Japan