Vine Hair Salon


29 Jan 2014

A space which gradually takes shape, thanks to Sohei Arao and SIDES CORE. This is an independent hair salon, located in a shopping district on the outskirts of the city. The site was spacious, offering more room than what is necessary to accommodate the number of clients that the owner wanted to serve. The store name "vine" is based on the owner's desire to make connections the top priority.

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Choice Hotels International Global HQ

VOA Associates Incorporated

28 Jan 2014

One of the largest lodging companies in the world, Choice Hotels relocated to a new 144,413 SF headquarters in Rockville, Maryland. With more than 6,200 franchised hotels in more than 30 countries and territories, Choice desired a new space reflective of their many brands that would encourage collaboration among associates, franchisees and external groups. The new headquarters is the result of a

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Ski Chalet in Limone Piemonte

Tanja Haug

27 Jan 2014

Tanja Haug has designed a ski chalet for property developers Realitalia in Limone Piemonte, one of Italy's oldest ski areas near the border of France. The chalet's idyllic Alpine setting inspired the interior design, with construction company Fantino Costruzione - experts in historical building renovation - using natural materials throughout. The result is any skier's idea of bliss: stone and

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Restaurant Il Vino, Paris 7

Emma Donnersberg Interiors

24 Jan 2014

Architects Emma Donnersberg and Michel Amar have collaborated to create a beautiful new Parisian restaurant. The restaurant Il Vino, located in the 7th district of Paris, is the first one star restaurant of Enrico Bernardo, who is renowned for being one of the best wine stewards in the world. Donnersberg enjoys providing clientele with the sophistication of an earlier time whilst still

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Checkpoint Charlie

Creative Lab (c-lab)

22 Jan 2014

Berlin, the Cold war, West and East, socialism, capitalism, liberalism, the social movement, artistic eras, a historical and economical frame work, and a music booth which caused the melting of immigration restriction, this was a dense brief for a simple concept: ‘the dichotomy in the nature of a space'. It is one that makes for a somewhat schizophrenic architecture, but also allows

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