Archive for September, 2014

Woolrich store, New York City

September 30th, 2014

The Pennsylvania-based company opened a new two-floor, vintage-inspired store on Wooster Street and elected to design it as a “contemporary retrospective of the company’s 184-year history,” highlighted by the presence of wool shearing tools, swatch cards, catalogues and other historic items arranged around the space.

Bread & Butter Berlin 2014 Summer – Goodyear

September 30th, 2014

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was founded in 1898 when 38-year-old Frank Seiberling bought an abandoned strawboard factory on the banks of the Little Cuyahoga River in Akron, Ohio. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company was named in honour of Charles Goodyear, who discovered the rubber vulcanization process in 1839.

Dining Hall, Trinity Hall lighting design by Hoare Lea Lighting, Cambridge – UK

September 30th, 2014

Hoare Lea Lighting has successfully designed and implemented the lighting of the Dining Hall at Trinity Hall, Cambridge. Founded in 1350, Trinity Hall is one of the oldest Colleges of Cambridge University.

SIGNAGE & WAYFINDING! DRV signage system by Gourdin & Müller

September 30th, 2014

The zoning of the areas is coded using different colours. These facilitate orientation and are already in use in the calling system of the waiting area. The colour differentiation is continued in the signage and continues through until confirmation of arrival.

SIGNAGE & WAYFINDING! Innsbruck Exhibition Centre signage system by Büro Uebele

September 30th, 2014

A beautiful new hall has been added to the old buildings, and the former chaotic muddle of juxtaposed language, architecture and routes through the complex is at once echoed and resolved in a signage system that draws on the forms, colours and formats of flag design.

Izakaya Kinoya restaurant by Jean de Lessard, Montreal – Canada

September 30th, 2014

Izakaya Kinoya restaurant by Jean de Lessard, Montreal – Canada

Aesop store by John Randolph, Portland – Oregon

September 30th, 2014

The product display wall references both the natural axis of Burnside and the sawtooth pitch of the logger’s steel saw blade. Another eye-catcher is a revamped antique iron sink in the back of the store.

Euroshop Düsseldorf 2014 – PBSA DÜSSELDORF

September 30th, 2014

Euroshop Düsseldorf 2014 – PBSA DÜSSELDORF

Talent Garden office, Brescia – Italy

September 30th, 2014

Talent Garden has sent some new photos of one of their coworking locations located in Brescia, Italy.

Wooden framework by Torsten Neeland

September 30th, 2014

Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto presented his Spring/Summer 2014 collection on chunky wooden garment rails by product designer Torsten Neeland during the London Design Festival Torsten Neeland\’s installation, entitled Urban Nomads, comprised a pair of wooden clothes rails and a range of hangers with cork inserts.

Aiva bookstore by Studio Arthur Casas, Rio de Janeiro – Brazil

September 30th, 2014

Conceived as a hybrid between public square and library, Rio de Janeiro’s ‘saraiva bookstore‘ provides local residents with a welcoming environment to relax, congregate and unwind.

Bread & Butter Berlin 2014 Summer – RICH & ROYAL

September 29th, 2014

The first fashion pieces designed by Rich & Royal were sold in 2006. However, the history of the company behind Rich & Royal is even longer. In 1986, Peter Stupp founded the Peter Stupp Design Mode GmbH in Stuttgart.

TESSERACT Hyper – Cube installation by 1024 Architecture

September 29th, 2014

TESSERACT (aka HYPER-Cube) is a 3D moving lights mapped sculpture that react to the sound. It refers to the geometrical and mathematical Tesseract object, reinterpreted in real life with a 3D moving light array setup.

Quartz champagne packaging by Max Molitor & Cajza Nyden

September 29th, 2014

Quartz champagne packaging by Max Molitor & Cajza Nyden

Guji shop by Ninkipen, Osaka – Japan

September 29th, 2014

Guji shop by Ninkipen, Osaka – Japan

ISONO Eatery & Bar / VASCO by Joyce Wang, Hong Kong

September 29th, 2014

Exposed steel structural columns have been kept in their raw form, with newly upholstered leather banquettes and seating designed to form cosy seating areas.

Music, Dance, Adventure! scenography by Didzis Jaunzems Architecture, Riga

September 29th, 2014

The space can stay homogeneous mass (Base), it can become open from two sides (Curtain), contain one central element (Tree) or several – distributed (Forest), etc. The vertical elements are made of translucent plastic tubes with total length of about 10 000 m.

JustPeople office by Cristián Olivi, Las Condes – Chile

September 29th, 2014

JustPeople office by Cristián Olivi, Las Condes – Chile

The Unbutton Collection by Cristina Bulat

September 29th, 2014

The design of the furniture was inspired by the Pin-Up models while they were posing for painters and photographers. The Unbutton Collection is made of solid oak wood and MDF panels.

Sneakerboy store by March Studio, Melbourne – Australia

September 29th, 2014

The first of many to be rolled out, Sneakerboy Melbourne is at the cusp of this retail revolution. It is an online store you can walk in to; there is no stock, no cash, no till, and no product to take home.