Articles tagged wood

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A new Camper store in Italy pays tribute to terracotta

Fidenza, Italy – Francesc Rifé Studio uses terracotta, rope, steel and oak to connect the Mallorcan shoe brand to local traditions in Fidenza.

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Atelier van Berlo breathes new life into an old Philips building

Eindhoven – The Van Berlo Design Agency makes its home inside the Innovation Powerhouse, a new office building born out of the skeleton of a Philips power plant.

Leaderboard: Rietveld Academie
Leaderboard: Rietveld Academie
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A Spanish taqueria offers a ‘city within a city’ experience

Vigo, Spain – Newly opened Sierra Madre Taquería invites diners to Monterrey, Mexico by way of Vigo, Spain – through colour, space and tacos.

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A 90s house in Seoul gets a colourful update

Seoul – Daniel Valle Architects brought a typical 90s dwelling straight into the present with a process that mirrored the history of the neighbourhood. 

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This Japanese ‘shaire’ salon mixes co-working with hair styling

Tokyo – What can the hair salon industry learn from co-working spaces? Go Today, a new sharing concept in the competitive Tokyo market, has a good answer. 

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A coffee shop in China brings some pause to the fast takeaway model

Guangzhou – While the timeframe of service at .jpg Coffee is meant to go as fast as a photo, the quality of the experience is also meant to leave a permanent memory.

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In Amsterdam, a Java Island hotel goes greener

Amsterdam – A new hotel in the Dutch capital’s Java Island looks to the nation's past in order to be better equipped to respond to a more sustainable future.

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Kengo Kuma provides a sensorial experience in the age of e-commerce

Milan – When a heritage company like Valextra evolves, its stores evolve as well. Case in point: the tactile Kengo Kuma installation at the flagship Milan shop.

Dutch Design Week
Dutch Design Week