Articles tagged Gallery

Retail

Axel Arigato goes offline with its new Stockholm pop-up store

Stockholm – Christian Halleröd supplements the Swedish designer’s online store with a new – and this time temporary – offline experience.

Culture

The Museo degli Innocenti folds you away along with its art

FLORENCE – In the middle of a piazza, a mysterious golden door unfolds to reveal a museum where the art is displayed like individually wrapped treasures. 

Leaderboard: Clerkenwell
Leaderboard: Clerkenwell
Culture

Zaha Hadid Architects transforms mathematics into a purple haven for the London Science Museum

LONDON – Striving to display the presence of mathematics in our daily lives, Zaha Hadid Architects takes inspiration from the equations of airflow used in the aviation industry for …

Photo courtesy of Takumi Ota
Design

Nendo reinterprets the hourglass for Panerai watches

TOKYO – For an installation at Spiral in Aoyama, Tokyo, Nendo offered a new spin on the traditional hourglass for Italian watch brand Panerai.

A fabric façade of brightly coloured vertical stripes in Aubusson references the town’s tapestry-making tradition. Photo Daniel Rousselot
Mark Magazine

Tapestry traditions influence re-used building with striped façade

AUBUSSON – Terreneuve clads a 1960s building in a coat of many colours.

Monolithic blocks collectively form the unadorned façade which frames the open-air passage leading to the courtyard, revealing depth to the house.
Residential

Framing House by FORM/Kouichi Kimura

SHIGA – The unadorned yet striking house by Kouichi Kimura has an emphasis on each element of the residence.

 

The gallery occupies a narrow site in São Paulo’s creative hub, Vila Madalena.
Culture

Blau Projects Gallery by ARKIZ

SÃO PAULO – Brazilian firm ARKIZ adds to the vibrant creative scene in Vila Madalena, converting a mechanical workshop into a fresh gallery space for Blau Projects.

Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2014 Designed by Smiljan Radic, Photograph © 2014 Iwan Baan.
Installation

Serpentine Pavilion by Smiljan Radic

LONDON – The Chilean architect’s highly personal design is inspired by classical follies.

Leaderboard: Clerkenwell
Leaderboard: Clerkenwell