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8 Inventive Pop-Up Shop Designs

8 Inventive Pop-Up Shop Designs

The temporality of pop-up shops doesn’t dissuade brands from tapping designers and architects to create wildly imaginative retail environments that are often more inspired than permanent stores. These are eight of our favourite pop-up shop designs.

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1 day ago

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ORA Architects Bring a 16th-Century House Back to Life

ORA Architects Bring a 16th-Century House Back to Life

In the Czech town of Mikulov, local firm ORA has thoughtfully transformed a Renaissance-era building into Štajnhaus, a welcoming private residence and guesthouse.

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7 days ago

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MIT and Yves Béhar Collaborate on Robotic Furniture That Could Revolutionize Tiny Spaces

MIT and Yves Béhar Collaborate on Robotic Furniture That Could Revolutionize Tiny Spaces

Now available for purchase by real estate developers, the Ori system is an all-in-one solution for compact living.

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14 days ago

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Indigenous Fashion Incubator and Ikea Collaborate on a Salvaged Textiles Collection

Indigenous Fashion Incubator and Ikea Collaborate on a Salvaged Textiles Collection

Toronto’s Setsuné Indigenous Fashion Incubator has created a limited edition collection of textiles for Ikea, made from upcycled Ikea materials.

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16 days ago

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Recovered Guns and Bullets Become Works of Art

Recovered Guns and Bullets Become Works of Art

Currently on view in Toronto, Raise the Caliber – Art Creates Change is an exhibit of artworks that feature decommissioned guns and bullets, with sales benefitting efforts to end gun violence.

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22 days ago

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A Travelling Hotel in the Welsh Countryside

A Travelling Hotel in the Welsh Countryside

Eight pop-up hotel rooms, selected in an international design competition, have been installed in Snowdonia, Wales as part of Epic Retreats, a movable glamping resort.

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24 days ago

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A Squatting House Turned Cheerful Abode in Barcelona

A Squatting House Turned Cheerful Abode in Barcelona

In the city’s El Raval neighbourhood, local firm Sarriera-Weinstock has reworked a cave-like industrial space into a clever apartment for one.

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25 days ago

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A Striking Pavilion in the Middle of Nowhere

A Striking Pavilion in the Middle of Nowhere

A collaboration between Mexican firm a | 911 and engineering giant Aecom, Platah Pavilion is a modern, barn-inspired industrial building on an arid stretch of Mexican landscape.

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May 24, 2017

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Bold Graphics Transform a Wastewater Plant in Spain

Bold Graphics Transform a Wastewater Plant in Spain

To revitalize a wastewater treatment station near Oviedo, Spain, Padilla Nicás arquitectos used one material: paint.

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May 23, 2017

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A Cool Concrete Cafe in Melbourne

A Cool Concrete Cafe in Melbourne

Local architecture and design studio Ritz&Ghougassian created a muted, minimalist interior for Penta, a Melbourne cafe dishing up colourful fare.

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May 23, 2017

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