Interiors

Zen and the Art of Retail: 5 Lovely Interiors in Japan

Zen and the Art of Retail: 5 Lovely Interiors in Japan

Together, these retail interiors – from a clothing store by Nendo to a sake shop by Kengo Kuma – illustrate the timeless and ethereal quality of design in Japan.

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3 days ago

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A Stockholm Restaurant’s True Colours

A Stockholm Restaurant’s True Colours

Finefood, designed by Note, serves up everything from coffee to dinner in a calming pastel eatery inspired by photographs of America’s Death Valley.

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10 days ago

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A Science Cafe Concept Plays With Geometry to Inspire Learning

A Science Cafe Concept Plays With Geometry to Inspire Learning

Drawing inspiration from astronomer Johannes Kepler, interior designer Anna Wigandt applies the principle of form follows function for a science cafe concept.

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17 days ago

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A Vibrant Chapel Conversion in the Netherlands

A Vibrant Chapel Conversion in the Netherlands

Rotterdam firm MVRDV used towering crimson shelves to turn a converted chapel into a memorable grand entrance and gift shop for the Stedelijk Museum’s Schiedam outpost.

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28 days ago

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Commercial Interiors

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Commercial Interiors

Auriga restaurant and lounge in Mumbai, by Sanjay Puri Architects; Gamsei Cocktail Bar in Munich, by Buero Wagner; and LAX – Immersive multimedia architecture, in Los Angeles, by Digital Kitchen, Electrosonic, Fentress Architects, Moment Factory, MRA International, Sardi Design, and Smart Monkeys

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September 22, 2014

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A Duty Free Shop Exuding Local Character

A Duty Free Shop Exuding Local Character

At Værnes Airport in Trondheim, Norway, TYIN tegnestue Architects designs a duty free shop that celebrates its unique setting.

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September 18, 2014

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2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Interiors

2014 AZ Awards of Merit: Residential Interiors

Through House, by Dub­bel­dam Architecture + Design, in Toronto; Moore Park residence, by Drew Mandel Architects, in Toronto; and Residence Freundorf, by Project A01 Architects, in Freundorf, Austria.

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September 18, 2014

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Barcelona Inspires a Bold Dining Space in Toronto

Barcelona Inspires a Bold Dining Space in Toronto

Toronto firm +tongtong drew from Spain’s vibrant art legacy – Picasso, Dalí and Gaudí – for one of the city’s newest restaurants, Barsa Taberna.

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September 11, 2014

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A Dutch Coffee Shop with Mesmerizing Interiors

A Dutch Coffee Shop with Mesmerizing Interiors

In Sittard, the Netherlands, design studio Maurice Mentjens plays up the hallucinatory references in two connected interiors for retail shop and cafe Skunk and Relax.

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September 9, 2014

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2014 AZ Awards Winner: Best Residential Interior

2014 AZ Awards Winner: Best Residential Interior

Designed by i29 Interior Architects in the Netherlands, Home 09 makes dramatic use of pine plywood, for a cabin-cozy feel that connects to nature.

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September 2, 2014

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