Posts Tagged ‘Los Angeles’

Thick Research & Exhibition by Spinagu, Los Angeles – California

March 12th, 2018

Thickness is a constructive problem as much as it is a representational one. In our present day standards of construction, thickness has become synonymous with material offset due to the predominance of sheet material, as opposite to stereotomy, in which thickness is derived from subtraction and removal of mass.

Flight Club sneaker store by Slade Architecture, Los Angeles – California

March 1st, 2018

The store’s interior is simple with clean lines and a restrained material palette, putting the spotlight on the shoes. The changing materiality of the different display areas focuses the space on shoes that are especially noteworthy. The only furnishing in the space is a custom bench that incorporates angle try-on mirrors.

Kith store by Snarkitecture, Los Angeles – California

February 23rd, 2018

The store’s main area boasts a palette of concrete and brass furnishings and detailing, and has an inner sanctum that comprises of a glass-encased section where all the trophy shoes are presented.

The Nomad Hotel by Jacques Garcia, Los Angeles – California

January 23rd, 2018

The guest rooms’ colour palette is drawn from the property’s fully restored gold and blue Italianate ceiling in the lobby, and each room is appointed with custom designed furnishings and original artwork from design studio Be-poles with many also featuring freestanding pedestal bathtubs.

Hungry Man Productions headquarters by FreelandBuck, Los Angeles – California

January 9th, 2018

The apparently random arrangement of white boxes are actually strategically placed to enhance interaction between certain employees while leaving common areas open.

CMG Office by TPG Architecture, Los Angeles – California

December 28th, 2017

The project’s challenge was to create a shared space for the various creative brands that each had their own unique brand identity, culture, and vision for a collaborative environment. With 90 percent of the office open, the progressive workplace design better accommodates each agency’s creative workstyle. F

Commonwealth store, Los Angeles – California

December 16th, 2017

Compatible with the building’s original architectural features, the interior design has an industrial edge, and features a floor of large concrete tiles, a ceiling of exposed beams, and suspended steel clothing racks.

Best girl restaurant, Los Angeles – California

November 29th, 2017

The venue has very much retained the original interior, including the checkered flooring, tables with brass tops, and matching pendant lamps. The rebranding follows a new collab between Ace Hotel and award-winning chef Michael Cimarusti.

Fred Segal store by Brand Studio Caa-Gbg, Mike Mankin and IMA Architects, Los Angeles – California

October 20th, 2017

The multi-brand partners and brand shops at the new Fred Segal store include multi-line men’s shop Hartel, the women’s equivalent Collective, Atelier & Repairs, The Pancake Epidemic, and Framed Ewe.

“Healing pavilion” by Ball-Nogues Studio, Los Angeles – California

September 5th, 2017

The pavilion was created using 2,793 linear feet of 2-inch diameter mild steel tube. In total, 352 individual components were precisely bent with a computer numerically controlled rolling system. Together, the tubes form an occupiable structural shell with no extraneous elements.

Color Camp by Weekday Studio & J Byron-H, Los Angeles – California

August 30th, 2017

Color Camp by Weekday Studio & J Byron-H, Los Angeles – California

RTA Melrose boutique by Dan Brunn Architects, Los Angeles – California

June 22nd, 2017

Customers can relax on the semi-circular shaped bench below the tree and look up through the skylight, which offers glimpses of palm trees outside from some angles. “An interior garden contributes calm and brings a mannered sense of nature into the scene,” said the studio. “The tree is planted under a skylight that mirrors the turf/bench circle and filters sunshine into the space.”

3.1 Phillip Lim store by Kate McCullough and MR Architecture + Decor, Los Angeles – California

May 15th, 2017

Largely defined by free-standing partition walls and transparent strip-curtains, the space is furnished with carefully selected contemporary furniture pieces. A beautifully exposed vaulted wooden roof ties in all sections of the store.

Dongpo Kitchen by CallisonRTKL, Los Angeles – California

March 7th, 2017

An eclectic mix of furniture further contributes to a relaxed ambience, and abstract Chinese paintings behind the bar as well as a fixture comprised of large paintbrushes dangling from the ceiling serve as unique references to Dongpo’s life and work.

Dior Homme store, Los Angeles – California

February 17th, 2017

The Dior Homme store boasts a distinct aesthetic of its own, featuring a multi-dimensional space that incorporates luxurious materials with rich and tactile finishes throughout, captured by mixture or modern and traditional elements.

Shinola store by Little, Los Angeles – California

February 16th, 2017

Known for its luxe leather goods and watches, this 4,484 sf Shinola store also offers two other exciting concepts within its space: 1) Saved Tattoo is located in the back of Shinola helmed by renowned NYC tattoo artist Scott Campbell and 2) Di Alba, an Italian inspired cafe.

Lobbies by Tighe Architecture, Los Angeles – California

January 9th, 2017

The panels are affixed to walls and ceilings. In the lobby areas, they extend beyond the front door to form dramatic exterior canopies. White LEDs shine through holes in the metal panels. The patterning was inspired by raindrops in one building and a network of highways in the other.

Grace Lee showroom by Early Work, Los Angeles – California

January 9th, 2017

We began by dividing the loft into four distinct sections—a private office, a showroom, a lounge and a custom appointment area—ensuring that each space flowed from one to the other. We then designed and fabricated a bespoke set of furniture, fixtures, lighting and decorative elements to help showcase Grace’s jewelry in a truly one-of-a-kind environment.

KazuNori Westwood sushi hand roll bar by Marmol Radziner, Los Angeles – California

November 15th, 2016

Diners are greeted with 24-stools surrounding a U-shaped bar constructed with bleached eucalyptus wood; a team of chefs operate from behind the counter with a sculptural bleached rustic white oak “roof” looming overhead with inset lighting illuminating the counter.

The Hundreds store, Los Angeles – California

November 14th, 2016

Bobby Kim had an idea for a t-shirt and wanted to get it made, so he started The Hundreds in college with his friend and now business partner, Ben Shenassafar. They worked out of a location right off of Fairfax that now houses their Flagship retail store.