5 Experiential Retail Spaces That Invite a Sense of Play
Treat yourself in these five inviting retail spaces around the globe, which feature bold design aesthetics.
Gucci’s prolific creative director, Alessandro Michele, led the creation of the fantastical Gucci Dallas Space involving mid-century design icons, shag carpeting, and vintage cars. Read more.
Architect Xiang Li is fascinated by Shenzhen’s meteoric ascent to the summit of global economic prowess. The founder and chief designer of X+Living sought to capture its tension between familiarity and strangeness in her concept for bookstore chain Zhongshuge’s first shop in the city. Read more.
Athens-based design studio Saint of Athens recently dipped its toes into a unique retail project, pairing with Dive Architects for Italian jewelry brand Gavello’s Mykonos storefront. Read more.
The fashionable fitness brand, Bala, enlisted Ringo Studio’s Madelynn Ringo to bring these disparate creative forces together for their first ever retail store, located in the heart of New York’s SoHo neighborhood. Read more.
For womenswear brand FLORA&aiLEY, woman-led firm JYDP sought to showcase the company’s ethos, melding practicality with creativity. Read more.
Various Associates Looks to Shanghai’s Past to Create a Cosmetics Store of the Future
At the cosmetics emporium Haydon Shanghai, Various Associates looked to the city’s past to deliver a store of the future.
Leaping Creative Designs an Otherworldly Flagship for Inclusive Clothing Brand, Bosie
Echoing its meteoric success, inclusive clothing brand Bosie’s Shanghai flagship by Leaping Creative appears to soar in from outer space.
George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg Earn a Best of Year Award for This Chic Parisian Store
2021 Best of Year winner for Large Retail. A complex of fin de siècle, art nouveau, and art deco buildings, the last completed in 1928, La Samaritaine, a once-fabled department store in the first arrondissement, has reo…
Balcon Studio Has This Homeowner Seeing Green
For a unit inside a residential complex in Moscow, Balcon Studio opted to blend modern furniture with classic elements.
ZGF Architects Rises to the Living Building Challenge With This Office Complex in Portland
Take a look at this living building in Portland by ZGF that was designed to last 500 years.
Jones Haydu and Evans Design Studio Employ a Sustainable Strategy for this San Francisco Office
In a San Francisco warehouse, Jones Haydu and Evans Design Studio create a rustic, sustainable headquarters for an investment company.