Archive for the ‘Showroom’ Category
Sunday, January 27th, 2013
Article source: DRA&U
The project area is located near Rome in the Castelli Romani Park. Prior to our intervention, in the project area there was an old shed, abandoned for over 15 years was made of tuff bricks and it had a roof in Eternit. Before starting the construction of the new building was necessary to proceed with the work of land reclamation. In this way we were sure to realized a building in a safe place.
Image Courtesy © Fabio Paperetti
- Architects: DRA&U
- Project: Playmaker/PDV01
- Location: Marino, Rome, Italy
- Photography: Fabio Paperetti
- Client: Playmaker srl
- Tipology: Office | Showroom
- Date of completion: 2012
- Team Project: Giorgio Pini, Simone Luciani, Livia Campana
- Structural Engineering: Giuseppe Picchi
- Executive Project: Annapina Di Filippo
- Geodesic Engineering: Simone Luciani, Yana Ivanova
- Geodesic Structure: Devoto S.p.a.
- Lighting Design: Cannata & Partners
Friday, January 18th, 2013
Article source: Foster + Partners
Porcelanosa today revealed designs for its new flagship showroom in the historic Commodore Criterion building in Midtown Manhattan. The firm purchased the 1,700 square-metre, six-storey building northwest of Madison Square Park at 5th Avenue and Broadway in 2012 and selected Foster + Partners to refurbish the interiors – the project is due to be completed in spring 2014.
Image Courtesy Porcelanosa
- Architects: Foster + Partners
- Project: Porcelanosa Unveils New Flagship
- Location: New York, USA
Thursday, November 29th, 2012
Article source: Blouin Tardif Architecture-Environnement
Situated in an industrial sector near Pierre-Elliott Trudeau Airport and intersecting highways, this commercial building stands out for its efficient architecture, simple forms, and colourful envelope. Fournitures Sélect specializes in the sale, rental, and maintenance of equipment used in post-damage restoration; it also provides training on this equipment. The building includes a showroom, customer service counters, a classroom, offices, a repair workshop, and a warehouse.
Image Courtesy Steve Montpetit
- Architects: Blouin Tardif Architecture-Environnement
- Project: Fournitures Select
- Location: 1965, 55e avenue, Dorval, Canada
- Partner in charge: Alexandre Blouin
- Design team: Isabelle Beauchamp (Project Architect), Jonathan Trottier
- Mechanical Engineer: L.L.E.C. Inc.
- Electrical Engineer: ScotMa-Tech Inc.
- Civil Engineer: TEKNIKA-HBA
- Contractor: A.O.S. Construction Inc.
- Lighting Design: Novus
- Area: 13 400 pi2
- Cost: 1,8 M$
- Completion date: 2010
- Photographer: Steve Montpetit
Saturday, November 10th, 2012
Article source: Boffi
Boffi, a world leader in high-end kitchens and bathrooms, as well as its most recent addition, storage systems, in 2010, announces the Montreal opening of Boffi Studio Montreal, its first mono-brand showroom in Canada.“It is the only space of this type devoted exclusively to showcasing the products of the internationally distributed company,” notes Giancarlo Bonaldi, co-owner of Boffi Studio Montreal.. “Boffi is renowned for its aesthetic research, quality manufacturing, and technical innovation, resulting in a unique design philosophy and trademark products.
Image Courtesy Boffi
- Architects: Boffi
- Project: Boffi Studio Montreal
- Location: Montreal, Canada
Tuesday, November 6th, 2012
Article source: Bluarch
Located on the penthouse level of a commercial tower, this venue is a private bar/lounge/showroom for the liquor brand Right Gin. Similar venues were built in New York and Miami.
Image Courtesy Bluarch
- Architects: Bluarch
- Project: Right Gin Chicago
- Location: Chicago
Friday, November 2nd, 2012
Article source: IPNOTIC Architecture
ZAJC (www.meble-zajc.pl) is one of the fastest growing brands in the kitchen design and production fields. The headquarter and the showroom were intended to became company’s representational place. Architecture of the showroom refer to the ZAJC’ philosophy, which is high attention to aesthetics and detail.
Image Courtesy Norbert Banaszyk
- Architects: IPNOTIC Architecture
- Project: ZAJC Showroom and Production Hall
- Location: Poznań, Poland
- Photographers: Norbert Banaszyk, Fotoarchitektura
Friday, November 2nd, 2012
Article source: Kazukimoridesign
Japanese designer KAZUKIMORIDESIGN has completed interior design for dress shop. This dress shop in Mito of Ibaraki, Japan.
In the presentation, we present the design from the first copy. “ White makes me happy! ”
I made a white cube that can be felt uniformly white in any position which dress. Lighting plan is set to daylight white floors, walls, ceilings, and furniture, I was selected material with a sense of texture, yet in all white.
Image Courtesy kazukimoridesign
- Architects: Kazukimoridesign
- Project: White makes me happy!
- Location: Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan
- Designed by: Kazukimoridesign
- Site: Mito, JPN
- Principal Use: Dress shop
- Room Area: 107.15m²
- Completion: Aug. 2012
Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
Article source: Torafu Architects
Located at the basement level of Shibuya’s PARCO Part 1 Building, we have designed the interior and exterior of the store for new fashion label ‘my panda’. From ‘Smiles’, the company which created brands such as ‘PASS THE BATON’ and ‘giraffe’, this label is based on a ‘two-tone’ theme. We wanted to design a store which could become iconic to the fashion label such that it may be easily recognized.
Image Courtesy Takumi Ota
- Architects: Torafu Architects
- Project: My Panda
- Location: Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
- Photography: Takumi Ota (Architecture); Akinori Ito (Fashion)
- Principle use: SHOP
- Production: Ishimaru
- Facility design: ENDO (Lighting)
- Curtain design: Yoko Ando
- Plants: Jungle Collection
- Building site: Parco Part 1 B1F, Shibuya, Tokyo
- Total floor area: 44.3㎡
- Design period: 2012.06-09
- Construction period: 2012.09-10
- Software used: Vectorworks
Thursday, October 25th, 2012
Article source: Kokaistudios
At beginning of 2011, Kokaistudios was invited by one of the leading developers in China, OCT Shanghai Land, to lead a thorough restoration and renovation project of a historically significant warehouse on the North side of Suzhou Creek in Shanghai. The warehouse; the early 20th Century Ewo Packing Factory warehouse building; is the first building to open in the new large scale OCT urban re-development project SUHE CREEK designed by Foster+Partners and where the 4th Bvlgari Hotel will be located. The building now serves initially as the Project Showroom, Sales Center and VIP Reception Venue as well as housing the studios for two of China’s most prominent contemporary artists, Yan Peiming and Liu Xiaodong. It will be part of the riverside commercial space where international brands will be located in the future.
Image Courtesy Charlie Xia, Suhe Creek
- Architects: Kokaistudios
- Project: OCT Suhe Creek Urban Renovation Showroom
- Location: Shanghai, China
- Designed by: Kokaistudios
- Architecture: Andrea Destefanis, Li Wei, Peyron Pietro, Annsy Chen, Zou Chenqing, Yao Yun
- Interior: Andrea Destefanis, Maggie Wang, Jason Huang
- Client: OCT Land (Shanghai) Investment Ltd.
- Area: 1,600 sqm
- Completion: August, 2012
- Photographer: Charlie Xia, Suhe Creek
Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012
Article source: Process5 Design
The first Tokyo branch of Global Style, a made-to-order suit shop, has opened in Kanda, the textile quarter of eastern Tokyo. Kanda is home to a number of pharmaceutical and trading companies and it was assumed that the main customer target would be businessmen passing the shop. As it is also within walking distance from Akihabara, it was considered that people who normally don’t have much to do with suits would also pass by.
- Architects: Process5 Design
- Project: Global style
- Location: Kanda, Tokyo, Japan
- Construction type: Interior Renewal
- Function: order made suite shop
- Total area: 60.819㎡
- Construction phase: 4 Feb. ~28 Feb. 2011
- Software used: Vectorworks, Illustrator and photoshop