All Projects

Yorunoma

Naoya Matsumoto Design

22 Dec 2014

This summer, Japanese studio Naoya Matsumoto Design created a miniature Yorunoma bar as part of a larger project for the gallery Abenoma, based in Abeno, Osaka. The pop-up venue was open to the public until August, and ran as part of a summer season programme for the gallery which occupies a row of converted homes in the city. Young designers met up and collaborated to create a place where

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Aesop Oslo

Snøhetta

22 Dec 2014

This December, Aesop's very first signature store in Norway was opened in Prinsensgate, Oslo. Designed in collaboration with Snøhetta, this is the 100th Aesop store to be opened worldwide. Inspired by the sensory experience of the Aesop consultation process, the architectural exploration began with a process of archaeology, revealing materials and surfaces that had been hidden and covered

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Saint Martins Lofts

19 Greek Street

22 Dec 2014

The Saint Martins Lofts is London's much-awaited residential redevelopment of 13 original loft apartments, set in the iconic former Central Saint Martins School of Art. Numerous prominent alumni have studied there including Sir Terence Conran, Alexander McQueen and Marc Péridis, founder and creative director of 19 Greek Street; the design gallery commissioned by developers Aquila

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Shopify Toronto

M-S-D-S Studio

19 Dec 2014

M-S-D-S Studio recently began the design of e-commerce software brand Shopify's Toronto office. 18,000 sq. ft of the building, a 100 year old brick warehouse, has been completed, with an additional 10,000 sq. ft under development. The project was designed around the client's core values of transparency and the open exchange of information. To this end, a floor plan was designed that separates

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Le Kaila

Le Kaila Hotel

19 Dec 2014

The Dallery family has been building chalets in Méribel since the Sixties. Luxury 5 star hotel, Le Kaila, is their latest offering, raised at 1450m and equipped with 39 rooms including 24 suites, a gourmet restaurant, ski shop and spa, and with private access to the slopes of the largest ski area in the world. The décor of the hotel effortlessly combines local building materials of

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