Articles tagged USA

Frame 115

Five Days of Frame #115: The performance that completed the architecture of OMA’s Faena Forum

MIAMI – It’s not every day you get a building as a dance partner. To kick-off the release of our March/April issue, we’ll be posting five days of web-exclusive content.

Retail

Tacklebox infuses the Aesop atmosphere with local flavours of whiskey and tobacco

WASHINGTON, D.C. and SAN FRANCISCO – These two Aesop stores by Jeremy Barbour of Tacklebox Architecture speak the international Aesop visual language, but with a proud local twang.

Billboard Copenhagen trip
Billboard Copenhagen trip
Retail

Lotte van Velzen distils The Arrivals brand language for a minimalistic pop-up concept store

NEW YORK CITY – Direct-to-consumer outerwear brand The Arrivals hit the streets of New York City with a pop-up over the holiday season. Designed by Lotte van Velzen, the space …

Workspace

A + I approaches Squarespace's headquarters with the morale of employees in mind

NEW YORK CITY – The key components of a contemporary workspace are given a touch of elegance by Architecture Plus Information for Squarespace’s headquarters.

Retail

Montalba embodies informal beauty for Raquel Allegra’s first ever boutique

LOS ANGELES – After becoming a steady fixture in the likes of Barneys, Liberty and Harvey Nichols, Raquel Allegra opens its first ever showroom and boutique in Los Angeles. 

Installation

The Principals and Chris Watson question how sound influences our understanding of the world

DETROIT – How does what we hear define natural environments? It’s a question Brooklyn-based The Principals and sound recordist Chris Watson tackled with their Sound Journeys …

Workspace

Free-floating pods add intimateness to MullenLowe’s headquarters

WINSTON-SALEM – If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. While the maxim may not normally fly in the volatile world of advertising, New York-based TPG Architecture stuck with the building’s existing …

Boutique

StoreyStudio readdresses the interaction of product and space for Hermès

SEATTLE – For the first ever Hermès accessory-only boutique, StoreyStudio turns retail into an ‘explorative journey’. 

Billboard Copenhagen trip
Billboard Copenhagen trip
Design

Creative workspace by Asd|Sky connects character with a contemporary visual language

ATLANTA – Asd|Sky’s design of an office space for online marketing communications agency MailChimp contrasts historic and contemporary elements. 

Mixed Use

West8 landscape architects sculpt New York experience

NEW YORK – Governors Island has been derelict for decades. After a substantial redesign by landscape designer Adriaan Geuze, for the views of Manhattan alone the archipelago is worth a visit.

Mixed Use

A fin-shaped tower erected by SOM lets the US Air Force fly high

COLORADO – Ladies and gentlemen, we would like to invite you to the greatest force that has ever existed, the US Air Force. Stay with us to marvel at architectural wonders of the military world.

Residential

SCI-Arc students build a home with Habitat for Humanity LA

LOS ANGELES – In a fruitful collaboration, students from the architecture school SCI-Arc use their skills to help a local charity build innovative housing for a small price.