Posts Tagged ‘seoul’

Aesop store by Wise Architecture, Seoul – Korea

December 19th, 2014

Aesop makes a bold move into untrod den retail territory, opening its first signature store in the bustling Korean capital Seoul. Situated in the popular shopping area of apgujeong, a midst a myriad of high-end boutiques, bookshops and art galleries, the store occupies a compact 40 sqm.

Hyundai Card Design Lab by Jean Nouvel, Seoul – South Korea

December 18th, 2014

Offering a complete break with the tertiary environment housing it, the Design Centre suggests an approach to work that is open, flexible and nomadic, a way of working or coming together in a place where several different ambiances coexist.

Chung chun Izakaya restaurant by Friend’s Design, Seoul – South Korea

December 12th, 2014

Recently, fusion pubs look like café, hideout or private house settle down here and there rather than pubs with pub-like interior. Representative among those pubs is ‘Small Beer’. The “Small Beer’ craze started from local market and now became mainstream, made fried chicken & Beer specialty shops to change their interior to that of café from pub-mood.

adidas Boost™ Energy Lab pop-up store by URBANTAINER, Seoul – Korea

October 24th, 2014

The Display zone focuses on the Boost™’s cushioning, represented by acrylic cylinders, and expresses the formation and movement, and the play between cohesion and explosive power of the energy capsules with a moving light installation.

PLATFORM PLACE multi brand store, Seoul – South Korea

October 10th, 2014

PLATFORM PLACE‘s 4th retail store is open in Jun, 2014 in Seoul. Located at 268 Itaewon-ro which is famous for trendy retail shops, cafes, clubs and restaurants for trend setters.

Korea Action Economy Laboratory by Friendsdesign, Seoul – Korea

October 2nd, 2014

A design request of Asset management PBcenter is accepted in Yeoksam-dong Gangnam-gu, the Mecca of the office commercial supremacy. Clients require motivative offices with creative and effective tasks, escaping from boring workstation simply doing work.

Loisir cafe by Nordic Bros. Design Community, Seoul – South Korea

September 15th, 2014

After combining two previous studio apartments into one and placing the baking studio and the stairs going to the cafe upstairs in the center, the staff room, storage, main kitchen, toilet, and office enclosed them in the form of ㄷ to minimize the traffic line and fully utilize the space.

BBong DDerak Pizza by Friend’s Design, Seoul – South Korea

September 1st, 2014

To fit into the concept of natural brand, used white tile, direct fresh and clean atmosphere, intended to bring out the naturalistic harmonized with wood and green color. On the one wall, used tile from floor to the roof to direct clean image, also gave fresh image by emphasizing green color brand name on the white tile wall.

Café BBong-Cha by Friend’s Design, Seoul – Korea

August 30th, 2014

Also to describe design factors extracted from mulberry leaf as ’s distinct concept, planed interior using Exposed mass concrete, Hanji(Traditional Korea paper), OSB plywood, and natural friendly materials which can bring out the property itself

Givenchy store by Piuarch, Seoul – South Korea

August 29th, 2014



Exporting Milan’s fashion culture to Asia, Italian firm Piuarch conceived a flagship store that lets Givenchy burst onto Seoul’s high-end shopping scene with dramatic flair.

Danuri Kangnam store by Hyunjoon Yoo Architects, Seoul – Korea

August 20th, 2014

Danuri Kangnam store by Hyunjoon Yoo Architects, Seoul – South Korea

HYUNDAI card travel library by Wonderwall, Seoul – Korea

August 12th, 2014

The project is a facility dedicated to the members of the HYUNDAI CARD, which opened in Seoul, South Korea. It is a “Travel Library” and a café that have been designed with a theme of travel. The concept of the design is a “Stock of Curiosity.”

Urideul (we) Dental Clinic by WGNB, Seoul – Korea

August 4th, 2014

We cut the walls into pieces so that lights would naturally permeate in. The sensitivity of light indirectly reaches the space and blows life into white wall to create bland space.

Papyrus optic shop by WGNB, Seoul – Korea

July 9th, 2014

Papyrus optic shop by WGNB, Seoul – Korea

Nike store, Seoul – South Korea

June 17th, 2014

Highlighted with the Gangnam space is a stunning centerpiece that pays homage to Nike’s latest innovations with various running, basketball, and football product while the brand’s commitment to sustainability is illustrated with wood flooring recycled from Korea University’s basketball court.

Remicone Ice-cream flagship branding by YNL Design, Seoul – Korea

June 1st, 2014

The concept used for Remicone’s brand identity is a laboratory in a truck that makes soft ice-creams. The take-out ice-cream cups that resemble beakers, the droppers used to put syrup into the ice-cream, and laboratory-inspired containers used to store the toppings for the ice-cream are all brand elements that are designed to provide a unique, fun experience to the café’s customers.

‘PEOPLE ELEVEN’ Philly cheese steak restaurant identity by YNL Design, Seoul – Korea

May 25th, 2014

YNL design designed the brand identity of People Eleven that specializes in Philadelphia cheese steaks. The overall concept used for the design was ‘American Vintage’. This concept was applied to not just the graphic designs, but also to the restaurant’s exterior signage and interior elements such as the fence.

Yollo greek yogurt shop by Nordicbros Design Community, Seoul – Korea

May 16th, 2014

Based on the Retro design of the theme ‘golden age’ the client required the newly interpreted space design fitting to the young generation. Designer had various discussions about different culture, especially food-related culture, of different generations and made a consensus on having ‘golden age’ as a theme of the store and expanded the idea more.

Mond jewelry boutique by HJL Studio, Seoul – Korea

May 11th, 2014

Mond jewelry boutique by HJL Studio, Seoul – Korea

The Mallang- Mallang restaurant by Friend’s Design, Seoul – Korea

April 24th, 2014

Overscaled lighting hang down from the ceiling in the main zone facing out to the street. The lighting was crafted using the our (‘Friend’s Design’) own ornament, it can decrease the board feeling of the space.