Tag Results

Fumihiko Maki Creates an Aesthetic Outlier in Shenzhen

Fumihiko Maki Creates an Aesthetic Outlier in Shenzhen

Synonymous with sweatshops and sprawl, the Chinese city of Shenzhen is banking on Fumihiko Maki’s elegant seaside culture complex to legitimize its brand of unfettered creativity.

By  | 

21 hours ago

Section: Architecture

Tags: , ,

An Unconventional Gallery by LukStudio Is A Perfect Fit in Shanghai’s West Bund

An Unconventional Gallery by LukStudio Is A Perfect Fit in Shanghai’s West Bund

In Shanghai’s creative West Bund district, LukStudio constructs a uniquely unconventional gallery and retail space centred around a warm-wood volume. 

By  | 

13 days ago

Section: Interiors

Tags: , ,

In Montreal, Triple Threat Pastel Rita Serves as Workshop, Boutique and Café

In Montreal, Triple Threat Pastel Rita Serves as Workshop, Boutique and Café

In Montreal’s artistic Mile End enclave, Appareil Architecture crafts a colour-blocked space that puts local artisans on display.

By  | 

28 days ago

Section: Interiors

Tags: ,

A Striking Pilot Coffee Pop-Up in Prince Edward County

A Striking Pilot Coffee Pop-Up in Prince Edward County

Hydraulic lifts and minimalist espresso taps turn a standard shipping container into a striking temporary Pilot Coffee pop-up.

By  | 

August 2, 2018

Section: Architecture

Tags: , , ,

Geometry Lessons: 3 Retail Spaces That Use Simple Shapes to Stunning Effect

Geometry Lessons: 3 Retail Spaces That Use Simple Shapes to Stunning Effect

In designing a memorable interior, sometimes simplicity is best. These three retail spaces, in Vancouver, Seattle and Sofia, Bulgaria, expertly rely on familiar forms – stripes, circles and triangles – to make a lasting impression.

By  | 

August 1, 2018

Section: Interiors

Tags: ,

In Toronto, Umbra’s Facade Gets a Dichroic Makeover

In Toronto, Umbra’s Facade Gets a Dichroic Makeover

The Umbra facade, with its iconic fuchsia panels, get an experimental refresh thanks to Kohn Shnier Architects. A decade after Umbra’s flagship opened in Toronto, its iconic hot pink cladding…

By  | 

July 31, 2018

Section: Curiosity

Tags:

X+Living Designs a Steam Era-Inspired Communal Hub for Ideas Lab

X+Living Designs a Steam Era-Inspired Communal Hub for Ideas Lab

X+Living’s retail office space for Ideas Lab in Shanghai is designed to bring customers and researchers closer together.

By  | 

July 27, 2018

Section: Interiors

Tags: , ,

This Kiosk Brings Gelato to Non-Gelato Places

This Kiosk Brings Gelato to Non-Gelato Places

PopApp, a 2018 Compasso d’Oro winner designed by Ifi, is a tiny gelato stand that can be transported to places that are sorely lacking gelato stands.

By  | 

July 16, 2018

Section: Curiosity

Tags: ,

Our Favourite New Design Showrooms Around the World

Our Favourite New Design Showrooms Around the World

This spring has seen a number of new design showrooms launched around the globe. Here are just a handful of our favourite new spaces, from such brands as Molteni, Jan Kath and Cassina.

By  | 

June 8, 2018

Section: Interiors

Tags: , ,

Snøhetta Uses Rosy Arches to Anchor a London Aesop Flagship

Snøhetta Uses Rosy Arches to Anchor a London Aesop Flagship

Walls and arches tinted a rosy hue define the latest outpost of global beauty brand Aesop.

By  | 

June 6, 2018

Section: Interiors

Tags: