Posts Tagged ‘Nicosia’

New York Sweets flagship store by Minas Kosmidis, Nicosia – Cyprus

June 20th, 2017

The architects took inspiration from the iconic grid of Manhattan’s streets, designing the store as a series of rectangular volumes. These begin at the building’s façade, where horizontal and vertical metallic tubes form a grid, and continue within to the pastries in the display tables, arranged like colourful buildings in an aerial view of New York.

New York Sweets Pastry Shops by Minas Kosmidis – Architecture in Concept, Nicosia – Cyprus

March 1st, 2017

Having been completed in February 2017, the pared-back, urban influences are apparent from the curbside as the shop’s façade features a metal “grid” which, in conjunction with the lighting scheme, is meant to reference the entrance canopies of NYC’s grand, landmark buildings.

Rokoko kitchen bar by M.O.B. Interior Architects, Nicosia – Cyprus

December 5th, 2016

Every surface in the space it’s covered by a different material that creates an uncompromised composition, that leads to an explosion of feelings and when you leave, the urge to come back again to this place.

Miele Hair Spa by Offset Design Studio, Nicosia – Cyprus

November 2nd, 2016

Miele Hair Spa by Offset Design Studio, Nicosia – Cyprus

Pralina Confectionery 2 by Rkitekts, Nicosia – Cyprus

January 27th, 2015

M.O.B studio office, Nicosia – Cyprus

September 18th, 2013

It was really challenging for us to manage the creation of a new concept without distorting the existing energy of the space. My main concept was to create a multilevel plan using the pictures of a city as a basic model. Where ever you stand in the studio, you get the feeling that you are watching the city through a large window.

Mobhaus art + design hall, Nicosia – Cyprus

September 12th, 2013

The final idea was to use the above script as a manual to create a neutral hall by using plain forms with non standard shapes and to develop those forms with a low cost material like chipboard!

Fashion hill store by M.O.B, Nicosia – Cyprus

September 12th, 2013

A space with strong and aggressive forms in contrast with organic shapes. The creation of a “hill” connects the ground level with the upper level of the space and creates a futuristic perspective.

PRALINA Confectionery by RKITEKTS, Nicosia – Cyprus

January 4th, 2013

The central idea was the creation of a large product display, which extends throughout the whole length and height of the space. Τhe curved continuous shape of the display bench transforms itself into the staircase and mezzanine railings unifying the lower with the upper level.

Black Celebration concept store by Phanos Kyriacou, Nicosia – Cyprus

April 18th, 2012

When a retail store takes on a cult name such as Black Celebration, you know it is going to be swish kind of affair. Although at first sight, it portrays a hard to understand concept, it does however, manage to portray how a little country like Cyprus has an enduring love of fashion.