Atelier Moderno & Anne Sophie Goneau
Design of a pastry shop, storefront


The design of the new address of the patisserie À La Folie aims to defy all typecasts of the conventional pastry shop by giving full prominence to the superior presentation and quality of its unique products. The execution of the design begins with the storefront. The shop’s 650 sq.ft. ground floor location on the colorful […]


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Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Montreal
Signature Store in Montreal


Liberating beauty, now The 8,500-square-foot store interior has been designed by Bob Williams and New York architect James Bartholomew. This boutique is the 22nd to open worldwide and the company will open three more this year, to make a grand total of 25, which is also the number of years the company celebrates in 2014. […]


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SOMA Architects
Unilux Group Lighting Showroom in Beirut


International architecture firm SOMA announced that the Michel Abboud-designed Unilux Group lighting showroom, a marvel of both contemporary design and ingenious problem solving, is completed and now open in Beirut, Lebanon. The lighting company tasked Mr. Abboud, SOMA founder and principal, to design a concept to help the store’s limited depth appear larger to the […]


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Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects LLP
Boston’s Tallest Residential Building


Construction is under way for a 61-story residential tower that will house a hotel and luxury condominiums in Boston’s historic Back Bay. The building, known as Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences One Dalton Street, is being designed by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners (Henry N. Cobb and Roy Barris, lead designers) and Cambridge Seven […]


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FAAB Architektura
Foundation for Polish Science Headquarters


The vertical garden, covering front and side elevations, is a tool which allows to integrate the building with its green context. The FNP headquarters has become an element of the landscape in a very common sense. The green face of the building blurs the boundaries between architecture & nature. The architecture of the building is […]


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Hans Wegner for PP Mobler
PP 112


Before discovering the exciting PP Mobler relaunch of the Pot chair by Nanna and Jørgen Ditzel next month at Stockholm furniture fair, here is a look back to the pp112 designed in 1978 by Hans Wegner for PP. pp112 is a hybrid design comprising features from Wegner’s series of Chinese chairs and his many attempts […]


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Blouin Tardif Architecture-Environnement
Balnea : Pavillon des arbres


In the heart of the Eastern Townships, perched on a mountainside and overlooking a nature reserve of breathtaking beauty lies BALNEA. Health and wellness, gourmet food, yoga, relaxation, sports, massages, rituals baths: BALNEA reinvents the art of living by creating a stunning experience for all the senses. Spa BALNEA’s new reception building, constructed on piles, […]


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DNK Architectural Group
2 brothers


A story of two villas for two brothers – the buildings were recently completed upon the project of DNK – shared by their authors. The architects have been working on this project off and on since 2007 and highly appreciate the experience that they have gained. In particular, they could see for themselves that if […]


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Claesson Koivisto Rune
The Wafer Collection


The Wafer collection combines light and dark-coloured wood in stripes. The effect of the walnut and maple is both graphic and fun, like the familiar confectionery wafers you couldn’t stop eating as a kid. But it is also technically challenging to combine two types of wood. And, not least, to seamlessly morph round-section legs that […]


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Mário Martins
Hotel Vila Valverde


This magnificent manor house which dates from the 19th Century was completely renovated and tastefully enlarged in 2004. It has been converted into a design country house with many lovely details in decoration. Combines elegance and modern interiors with the historical architectural style and its wonderful location. Situated on the outskirts of Luz with a […]


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ADM
School No 14 in Mamontovka


Architectural bureau ADM (stands for “Architectural Dialogue with a Megalopolis”) entered this time into a dialogue with the educational system and built in Moscow-area’s Mamontovka a school for some 350 students. Mamontovka is a district of the town of Pushkino, a typical Moscow suburb standing on the Yaroslavl highway; for those that drive from Moscow, […]


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Hem Design Made Easy
9 New Product Families 2015


Hem, the online home for Design Made Easy, launched 9 new product families at the 2015 IMM Cologne The International Interiors Show in Cologne, Germany from 19 January to 25 January and the Stockholm Furniture Fair, Sweden from 3 February to 7 February 2015. Next to these new product families, Hem also presented an overview […]


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Studio GGSV for EDF Research & Development
Fab Lab i2R


Designing and manufacturing go hand in hand. This fundamental dexterity that links brains and hands is now available to the research sector, notably thanks to the reactivity and efficiency of design and digital production tools. Designing function and form are no longer two successive, potentially separate stages overseen by different teams, but the work of […]


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BGP Arquitectura
Tenoch House


The project is an extension to the existing house, this element linking conceptually by a glass element, with two new volumes, the rooms and private areas. The project respects the existing front of the house, with his own appearance, to integrate the program creates two volumes of irregular floor playing with the topography as much […]


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Crate&Barrel
The new Spring Color Refresh


Dominy Pillow. Handspun silk-blend yarn is hand-loomed into relaxed woven tonal waves of pumpkin and cranberry, offset in stripes. Pillow reverses to same. Dimensions: 20” x 20” Ormond Pillow. Computer embroidery stitches up fuzzy orange and white chenille on grey chambray for touch-inviting dimension. Lyrical motif scales big and bold to make a graphic footprint […]


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Signed Vignelli 2012 New York City Subway Diagrams now available


SuperWarmRed Designs, Inc. is proud to offer limited-edition signed and unsigned 36” x 45” posters of the MTA New York City Subway Diagram, designed in 2012 by Massimo Vignelli and associates Beatriz Cifuentes and Yoshiki Waterhouse for use in the MTA’s Weekender website and app. Using concepts from Vignelli’s iconic Subway Map design of 1972, […]


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Winkens Architekten
Kindergarten Rotbuche in Berlin


The property of the Kindergarten Rotbuche is situated among a Berlin mansion estate. Two big common beeches distinguish the site. Regarding to the property’s size, the compact buildings design is orientated by typical mansions. A quadratic base serves the two-storied volume. By using just ca. ¾ of this floor area for the actual building, the […]


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Masaki Murata
Nightscape


NATEVO is a revolutionary line of furniture and furnishings; the items incorporate Led light fittings that autonomously illuminate the surroundings. The collection is very much a ‘work in progress’; the idea is innovative even in terms of the design, production and distribution processes. This is the first time that architects and designers are given the […]


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van Dongen-Koschuch
Grenswerk Poppodium


From the architect. Grenswerk, part of the medieval city on the Maas river, is to become the future creative and cultural heart of Venlo. Specifically the parceling, typical of old town structures, was advised by the urban plan of AWG, as being a carrier of new architectural developments. Following zoning regulations, the building envelope has […]


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emmanuelle moureaux
thin thin thin


emmanuelle has created an installation for the launch of UNIQLO’s autumn item, “extra fine merino”. The thickness of merino wool is about fifth of the human hair, resulting with the smooth and delicate texture. Its long fiber and the delicate nature are represented as thin weightless lines. These lines create three dimensional weaves of colors […]


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