Articles tagged Modular

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A studio merges branding and architecture to set a healthcare company up for expansion

New York City – Cactus develops a modular, reproducible presence for NYC cosmetic dermatology clinic Ever/Body by letting the architecture inform the branding.

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Futureproof department stores rely on modular design, shows Selfridges' De Bijenkorf

Amsterdam – A grid-like men's department by i29 interior architects in De Bijenkorf's Amsterdam flagship highlights the strategy that keeps Selfridges Group-owned department stores …

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Digital? Physical? Phygital? Snøhetta does it all for a Norwegian fashion house

Oslo – Snøhetta designed a showroom, flagship store and digital retail channel to create a seamless experience for clients of Oslo-based fashion house Holzweiler.

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As everything can be an office today, this Italian brand makes ultra flexible furniture

Bergamo, Italy – Office furniture brand Pedrali is designing products to outfit offices that are dynamically adaptable, capable of accommodating both teamwork and focus.

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Can Kengo Kuma translate the essence of Barcelona into a Camper store?

Barcelona – The footwear brand asked the Japanese architect to design its new Barcelona store. The result is a thoughtful homage to the city’s unique design mindset. 

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Prada’s response to today’s fast-changing fashion is surprisingly ancient

PARIS – Fashion Week demands a constantly refreshed look. This spring, Prada keeps its boutique outfits up-to-date with a device that dates back to the Han dynasty.

Common Ground by Urbantainer. Photos Kyungsub Shin / Young Kim
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Urbantainer breaks down the negative stereotypes of modular building

SEOUL – Built from 200 shipping containers over a 5300-sq-m area, Common Ground is the world’s largest retail platform made of container modules.

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Stockholm Design Week 2017 – the best that lit up the room

STOCKHOLM – Frame looks at the fair’s standout pieces, from a shelf that’s always ready for its next home to ethereal luminaires that embrace darkness as much as light.

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In a world of diminishing resources, modular construction proves its worth

TECHNOLOGY – Suitable for everything from fashion to furniture, modular systems meet the needs of both designer and user.

Four units are stacked to form a spacious apartment with two offices below.
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Finch Buildings crafts modular boxes as a flexible solution with durability

AMSTERDAM – Dutch company designs standardised units that are made from wood and could set new standards for sustainable construction.

Through resemblance to architectural scale models, it is easy to perceive what it could feel like to move through the spaces.
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David Umemoto's modular sculptures are in a constant state of transformation

MONTRÉAL – The Canadian architect and sculptor recently revealed a collection of sculptures resembling characteristics of the brutalist architecture movement.

Flexibility is integral to the concept, as the individual units can suit a variety of living arrangements.
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Kraaijvanger Architecten's detached units introduce a home's essential elements into shell spaces

ROTTERDAM – A freestanding modular system offers all the necessities of an apartment within compact units.