Posts Tagged ‘Sao Paulo’

Mistral wine and champagne bar by Studio Arthur Casas, São Paulo

January 2nd, 2013

The space, in its raw form, was long, hollow, and had high ceilings. Casas built out the shop and used it’s length to his advantage. The architect deisnged a long hallway, where the walls are angled and lined with a high gloss white plastic, black mirror, and vertical slats of raw wood. Wine bottles are held in the wall by cut-out holes, just big enough for the bottle shaft.

Manish restaurant by ODVO arquitetura & mínima, São Paulo

December 16th, 2012

Manish restaurant by ODVO arquitetura, São Paulo

CREATIVE OFFICES! Studio SC photography studio by StudioMK27, São Paulo

December 11th, 2012

The entrance is via the garden: large sliding metal doors open in their entirety and create a total continuity between the central emptiness and the external space. The main space of the studio is cut by a concrete walkway suspended from the ceiling.

Surface to Air flagship store by Federico Masotto, São Paulo

December 10th, 2012

Marble and concrete remain the key materials but the addition of precious Brazilian Tauari wood gives the retail space a distinctly local flavour. A gigantic tri-vision billboard displays moving images created by the Surface to Air studio.

Casa Bauducco by FAL Design Estratégico, São Paulo

November 19th, 2012

The Bauducco name, the interior design, materials, finishes plus the decoration with culinary products and kitchen utensils clearly enhances the “home made” proposition and the “love and care” that needs to be attached to the design concept. The abundance of tasty merchandise, carefully displayed on the fixtures do the rest.

Clube Disco by Maurício Arruda, São Paulo

October 30th, 2012

The renovation project for Clube Disco was guided by a range of concepts such as “Brazility”, presented by the selected materials, colors and shapes that take part in our memory and express our contemporarity.

Sorbet store by SUITE arquitetos, Sao Paulo

October 29th, 2012

In a shirt store with only 2.40 m wide and just 20 m2 store, the big challenge was to avoid the appearance corridor, common in so little space footage, and give maximum visibility to the store, making it seems larger than it really is.

Il Shin Alice in Wonderland windows, São Paulo

October 2nd, 2012

Il Shin Alice in Wonderland windows, São Paulo

The Gourmet Tea by Alan Chu, São Paulo

July 5th, 2012

Flat panels on a multi-coloured wall slide, swing and roll out to create a secret tea shop in a São Paulo shopping centre. Designed by Brazilian architect Alan Chu, the counter of The Gourmet Tea slides forward from beneath a purple hatch, while shelves can be wheeled out from behind a grey panel and a cupboard emerges from behind a large brown door.

Nokia flagship store by Eight Inc., São Paulo

March 14th, 2012

As part of Nokia’s global brand positioning strategy, Eight Inc. has created a unique interactive retail environment that offers consumers a hands-on product experience that extends brand recognition and fidelity and creates a new venue for generating sales.

Alexandre Herchcovitch flagship store by Arkitito, São Paulo

December 23rd, 2011

The São Paulo flagship store of Brazilian fashion designer Alexandre Herchcovitch was modelled after his own clothing line. Responsible for the store concept was architecture studio Arkitito, which looked to Herchcovitch’s designs for inspiration.

Saraiva Bookstore by FAL Design Estratégico, São Paulo

December 19th, 2011

To develop in 14.000 sq ft. distributed in one and a half floors one sole store environment that would integrate the company’s best seller department (books) with the related ones (stationery; CD + DVD’s; high end electronics), creating one space devoted to the customers enlighten and fun. There is a thematic kids area on the ground level and a mezzanine that encompass a more quiet space for professional literature and a multipurpose theater, included to declare to the client that the space is much more than just a big box.

Emporio Baglione restaurant by Rocco & Vidal + Arquitetos, Sao Paulo

December 8th, 2011

Emporio Baglione is a restaurant in a trendy and nice neighborhood. The entrance was designed as a continuation of the promenade as a square of interconnection between public and private sectors.

Havaianas store by Isay Weinfeld, São Paulo

October 3rd, 2011

Havaianas Sandals, created in 1962, drew their inspiration from the “zori”, traditional Japanese slippers made of rice straw. A product of extremely low cost, for many years they were just rubber flip-flops, a long way from the fashion icon they are today.

Garoa store by Una Arquitetos, São Paulo

September 1st, 2011

The Garoa store is located in a small plot at one of the most sophisticated commercial streets of São Paulo, the Oscar Freire Street. We see the corner as the place where the building has its best exposure for it is there that it is two times linked to the street, to the sidewalk.

The Gourmet Tea by Alan Chu, Sao Paulo

August 30th, 2011

The colors of the little tins of the 35 blends offered by “the gourmet tea” are the inspiration for the first teahouse of this brand. The design aims an economic solution to rapidly transform the small house into a concept store.

Numero bar by Isay Weinfeld arquiteto, São Paulo

August 18th, 2011

Numero bar was built on a very narrow and long strip of land in the Jardins area, in São Paulo. A walkway runs from the street through a hallway/tunnel fully covered in mirrors, leading to the main hall.

Eco design objects by Domingo Tótora

August 9th, 2011

The beauty of Domingo Tótora’s work not only manifests itself in the final product that one might acquire, but in the process itself. From the designer’s philosophy and respect of the environment, the location of the studio and the way the work is produced, all the way to the final product.