Posts Tagged ‘Wood’

MOBI Offices by Axis Architecture, Zionsville – Indiana

December 8th, 2016

The space is a blend of textures. There are warm finishes, like the rustic wood floors and the wood mosaic kitchen backsplash. There are also modern and textural finishes to contrast the rustic – sculptural modular wall panels and a ribbed wallcovering.

Salad Press restaurant by The Swimming Pool Studio, Shanghai – China

December 8th, 2016

Designer takes wood, white and black as the main color tone, combine with green plan and interesting line in order to meet Salad Press’s brand and what they are.

Liu-Jo Uomo premium store by Studio Poiesis, Bologna – Italy

December 8th, 2016



The fusion of the warmth of wood with the elegance of marble together with the diffusion of LED lights, create an intimate setting with a dynamic design.

Public Library of Constitucion by Sebastian Irarrazaval, Constitucion – Chile

December 5th, 2016

Thin wooden planks create a louvered system that covers the sky lit pitched roofs, filtering and controlling direct light so as not to disturb the readers inside. Custom made furniture serves multi-purpose functions, offering various seating arrangements, tables, and shelving in one fixture.

Swissotel Nankai hotel by DESIGN STUDIO CROW, Osaka – Japan

November 22nd, 2016

The entrance to each room is enveloped in wood and light, warmly welcoming the guests. The executive and suite rooms make extensive use of bent wood for counters and furniture which draw inspiration from the high level woodcraft technology of Switzerland.

Vraka Maria and Associates Pharmacy by Lefteris Tsikandilakis, Chalkida – Greece

November 14th, 2016

Special emphasis is given to the construction detail and the identity of the special features of the space (lighting, graphics, etc) that complete the design. The graphics, which were exclusively studied for this particular space, enhance and simultaneously unify aesthetically and dynamically the two spaces, ground floor and loft.

Ralph Lauren flagship store by MNA, Bangkok – Thailand

November 14th, 2016

Taking inspiration from the forms of Richard Serra, the interior storefront is comprised of full height curving teak wood and glass panels that mimic the curvilinear character of the mall, so that the spaces flow seamlessly from one to the next.

AstraZeneca Offices by SPACE, Mexico City – Mexico

October 25th, 2016

The general image creates a hybrid between modernity and avant-gard, the combination of materials, carrara marble, glass, metal, wood and accents in color give this place a dynamic and flexible character obliging one to notice the details.

Apple Regent Street store by Foster + Partners, London – UK

October 24th, 2016

The walls and staircases are made from sandblasted stone, while the balustrade – seemingly carved in to the wall – has a smooth, curved, and honed finish that is pleasant to touch.

Windward offices by Roy David Studio, Tel Aviv – Israel

October 24th, 2016

The overall industrial style that the architecture firm focused on is emphasized by the use of rough wood, untreated concrete core walls and bold rusted metalwork as main materials for the new headquarters.

Kassis Jewelry store by Studio Omerta, Mykonos – Greece

October 21st, 2016

Emphasis has been given to the quality of the materials chosen for the execution of the project, marble flooring, wood, leather and bronze, in particular, the stunningly beautiful cylindrical lighting installations, playing a decorative role to attract passers by.

Youscan offices by burø, Kiev – Ukraine

October 17th, 2016

Ambient interior lets the natural light pass through big windows and partitions. Natural materials such as wood, metal and OSB add some reference to startup-flavoured space.

UltraStellar furniture collection by Zaha Hadid

October 5th, 2016

The collection – finished by her practice, Zaha Hadid Architects – references mid-century furniture through its use of wood rather than Hadid’s typical material of choice, clear acrylic. Walnut, chosen for its colour, is curved into Hadid’s famous fluid and sinuous lines. The designer aimed to create sturdy pieces that appear lightweight.

Brace chair by Samuel Wilkinson

September 26th, 2016

An “arch brace” is a curved piece of wood that acts as a secondary fixing to strengthen the structure. A series of arch braces in their purest application have been used to create the chair’s minimal form negating the need for a cross structure making it lighter, leaner and allowing the curved seat pan to appear to float in the middle of the frame.

Pastucci – Massas e Cervejas by Estudio Mova, Brasília – Brazil

September 24th, 2016

To create a comfortable atmosphere, the walls are cladded on one side with birch wood planks, from a sustainable source, with some graphic elements that were designed especially for the project; and the opposite wall in bricks that go to the upper level creating unity between the levels.

Nakayama sushi restaurant by TO Inc., Tokyo – Japan

September 21st, 2016

Nakayama sushi restaurant by TO Inc., Tokyo – Japan

VER store by Botner – Pecina Arquitectos, Buenos Aires – Argentina

September 16th, 2016

The choice of noble materials, soft pastel colors and a warm overall lighting were among the resources to recreate the resort like experience; a relaxed and enjoyable layout circulation.

Comptoir Sud Pacifique boutique by centdegrés, Paris – France

September 13th, 2016

Designed in wood with pantone blue 3135© and silver grey colors, just like the Pacific archipelago’s themselves and the brand’s fragrance bottles, the atmosphere invites customers to go on a journey and escape reality for a few moments through the exploration of scent.

The True Coffee To Go cafe and co-working space by Whitespace, Bangkok – Thailand

September 8th, 2016

Wood furniture, comfy sofas, plants, and natural lighting create a relaxing atmosphere where individual customers and large groups feel comfortable to enjoy a snack and spend the time needed to complete their work.

Avast office by VRTIŠKA • ŽÁK, Prague – Czech Republic

September 8th, 2016

These are semi-open offices, which are on each floor decorated in different materials such as wood, steel, cement board (CETRIS), expanded, or cork.