Posts Tagged ‘marble’

Hermès shop-in-shop by RDAI, Amsterdam – Netherlands

September 16th, 2016

Situated in the heart of town smack on Dam square, the ground floor obviously is its main showcase. Infused with slabs of white marble, it’s here where a select number of luxury brands have been granted a shop-in-shop, and not surprisingly, Hermès made the cut.

Project Aegis store by MW Design, Suzhou – China

September 9th, 2016

The line of sight is easily caught by white stainless steel arch racks hanging down from the ceiling. The intricately stacked dark wooden pallets are fused with the ingenious arrangement of spotlights.

Rick Owens store relocation by Michèle Lamy, New York City

September 5th, 2016

The boutique’s interior design, created by the designer’s wife and muse Michèle Lamy, stands out through a brutalist aesthetic that’s captured by a quirky mix of materials, such as concrete, polystyrene and marble.

M&S Café by Kiwi & Pom, Brussells – Belgium

August 15th, 2016

Key features of the design include a marble entrance panel, marble and limed-oak cake table, glass ‘chandelier’ lighting and a bespoke 3D calligraphy sculpture.

Room Mate Hotel Giulia by Patricia Urquiola, Milan – Italy

August 12th, 2016

Terracotta bricks, another typical feature in the Milanese architecture, are used on a curved wall in the lobby to create a tridimensional effect.

Modernism Reimagined collection by Menu

August 11th, 2016

Drawing inspiration from Modernist architects and designers, the Modernism Reimagined collection aims to provide clever and space-saving solutions for modern living.

Tori Tori Altavista restaurant by ESRAWE Studio & Rojkind Arquitectos, Mexico City – Mexico

August 1st, 2016

To the right side there is a sushi bar that allows the user to see the chef’s hands when preparing the sushi through the reflective qualities of the high polished brass ceiling.

Profane hybrid object by Richard Yasmine

July 31st, 2016

It’s a multifunctional product with an edgy concept, consisting of multiple-sized concrete domes as bowls and marble discs as trays connected to removable conical metaphorical tubes or legs made of brass, mechanically turned representing architectural forms and shapes.

Office at Hong Kong Plaza by Plot Architecture Office, Hong Kong

July 28th, 2016

The new volume is lit with two distinct light sources: sideways natural light from the existing windows at one end, and static light from a new ceiling aperture created at the opposite end. Between the two light sources, a series of objects are placed longitudinally along the line of symmetry.

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.

Bar Botanique by Studio Modijefsky, Amsterdam – Netherlands

July 20th, 2016

Inspired by the old railings in the café, the new railings reach up to the high ceiling and create a clear path between the bar and lounge area. Warm oak plinths cover the floor while a bright green concrete floor naturally connects the different areas of the interior.

Golden Ratio Showroom, Athens – Greece

July 19th, 2016

Metal and marble, light and shade, new and old, a continuous alternation of materials, textures and sensations are hidden in a metal box, along with the secrets of producing a successful product: secrets in a metal box.

Delpozo flagship store by CuldeSac, London – UK

July 14th, 2016

The atmosphere is warm and touches the senses, focusing on every aspect to ensure the product is the focus point of the space; great care was taken with the volumes, sober appearance and lighting so that the store is almost reminiscent of a museum, conveying a sense of harmoniousness to elevate the designs created by Josep Font.

B. Good Restaurant by Dyer-Smith Frey, Zurich – Switzerland

July 12th, 2016

Inspired by the country style of the Hamptons, the design duo has created an atmosphere that appeals homely, almost private. Still the decor holds back discreetly – the food is the star.

Fifth Floor Bar at Harvey Nichols by Ragged Edge & Inside Out Contracts, London – UK

July 1st, 2016

Cosy, plush blue leather banquettes and private booths allow for intimate meets to take place with views stretching over Knightsbridge and beyond, while high-backed stools at the bar offer guests a more lively drinking experience.

Mediterraneo Boutique by MetroOffice, La Spezia – Italy

June 8th, 2016

A dark gray metal profile runs along the entire space and becomes from time to time hanger, shelves, lights, creating a path along the entire shop. White glass, satin brass and stainless steel sheets make up the shelves.

delMare table by Eduard Locota

May 25th, 2016

Mackage flagship store by Burdifilek, Montreal – Canada

May 17th, 2016

Backlit, wall-to-wall photography of Canada’s rocky mountains, sculptural marble displays in the shape of icebergs and trim black racks with thin marble shelves articulate each zone.

Valentino men’s store by David Chipperfield, Singapore

May 17th, 2016

Terrazzo flooring and matching wall panels form the sleek backdrop of custom-made timber furnishings, massive marble displays and wall-mounted clothing racks in shiny brass.

Marmo_2.0 exhibition by Raffaello Galiotto, Milan – Italy

May 13th, 2016

The cutting edge use of technology – which can be considered a kind of digital scalpel – opens up new doors and marks a turning point compared to thousands of years of marble working tradition.