French designer Emmanuelle Moureaux has completed her forth branch for the Japanese bank Sugamo Shinkin. Nakaaoki branch is located on the corner of major intersection, where there is a frequent movement of cars, busses, bicycles, and people. Taking this unique location as a characteristic, the facade is designed to be rhythmical that changes expression as people see it from different angles.
Kengo Kuma designed his first Camper store in Milan as part of the Camper Together project. A simple grid of wooden boards, each about the size of a shoe, is multiplied to create a complex construction.
Starbucks has officially opened the doors of its first Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle, nine blocks away from its original store in Pike Place Market.
The design of the new address in Montréal of the patisserie À La Folie conceived by designers Atelier Moderno and Anne Sophie Goneau aims to defy all typecasts of the conventional pastry shop by giving full prominence to the superior presentation and quality of its unique products.
In the Shoebaloo tradition, the design of the Koningsplein flagship store by MVSA Architects features a unique retail concept that suits the high-end designer shoes and accessories on display.
Strasbourg studio Dominique Coulon et Associés recently refurbished and extended a 1950s swimming pool in the Paris suburb of Bagneux.
Britain`s famous fashion brand Paul Smith has unveiled its first Asian flagship store in Korea, designed by local design firm THE SYSTEM LAB in Seoul’s densely built Gangnam-gu district, a popular shopping destination filled with luxury brands.
Perched at the north-west edge of a private island, located north of the city of Toronto, Canada, the Grotto Sauna is a sculpted space designed by local studio Partisans that offers a dream-like location for a retreat.
Best known for its high-energy drink, Red Bull wanted its New York offices to be low-key. The 16,800 sqsf project doesn’t celebrate the company’s values with eye-catching forms, nor is its layout inspired by recent theories of workplace productivity.
Following a successful run as a pop-up shop earlier this year, the award-winning Frame store has moved to its second location in Amsterdam.
Designed by the architects Antonio Girardi and Cristiana Favretto, Jellyfish Barge is a floating agricultural greenhouse producing food without consuming land, fresh water or energy.
Located on a busy street in Melbourne, Australia, Missy Lui by local firm Sasufi is a nail salon that believes beauty is not just skin-deep. By sourcing toxic free and natural products, Missy Lui offers a unique service in Melbourne which focuses on healthy and environmentally friendly nail caring.