FREITAG New York

After Davos, Hamburg, Zurich (1&2), Cologne, Berlin, and Vienna, FREITAG is proud to open their first overseas flagship store in New York City. Whoever visits the store at 1 Prince Street – across from the New Museum, right on the boarder between SoHo and the Lower East Side will be spoilt for choice. Over 1,000 one-of-a-kind bags and accessories await you in the drawers of the award-winning, modular V30 FREITAG SKID shelving system. FREITAG bags started in 1993 with two brothers, design Read more […]
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Lords South Beach Hotel

The young NY-based design firm BHDM, designed the Lords South Beach, a gay boutique hotel located in Miami Beach. Here is the project description: Lords South Beach is the first gay boutique hotel brand in the US, and the hotel just opened this year in Miami Beach.  The concept has been very well received, and Brian Gorman – owner of the hotel and founder of the Lords brand – has plans to open in other US cities. Located at 11th Street and Collins in the heart of South Beach in the Read more […]
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East Village Penthouse

Turett Collaborative Architects combined two identical units, one atop the other, into a duplex home with a helical slide in New York City. Project description: In a newly constructed multi-residential development, in the East Village of NYC, we had the opportunity to meet a unique client’s desire to combine two penthouse condos… with a helical slide. In this transformation, two identical 1-bedroom units, one atop the other, were combined into a duplex 2-bedroom home with the option to Read more […]
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Inkanta Design Store

NC-office designed the interior for this retail store located at the 1111 Building on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach. The space is defined by two walls which contain the display cases. The walls are inflected to engage the customer from the exterior and to provide an integrated display at the storefront. The kink within the walls increases the display surface area while at the same time making every portion of the store visible to the sales-person. The sales area is defined by stainless steel Read more […]
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The Kendrick House

Studio B Architects designed this small three level property part of a Historic Lot Split in Aspen, Colorado. The Swiss style house has a floating stair linking them and also serves as a light shaft to the lower level with its open detailing and light. The public upper level is wrapped by a large walkway serving two decks and there is a spiral staircase from the rear deck that accesses the rooftop terrace. This walkway provides privacy for the house and acts as a roof for the entry into the Read more […]
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Angry Monkey Offices

Jensen Architects designed this office located in San Francisco with custom mobile workstations to allow employees to easily relocate. Each desk has a formed polycarbonate privacy screen. Other elements in the office include a two-story-tall plant wall that screens the glare from eastern windows, a tunnel-shaped room that takes its form from the vertical bicycle storage, and a dining counter for lunch and meetings. Built-in upholstered banquettes provide extra seating and give the space a Read more […]
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Apartment for Space-Age Lovers

Dash Marshall renovated this minimalist apartment in New York. Here is the project description: Our clients come from the future. They live in a small space capsule docked into the shell of a building designed by IM Pei in the 1960s. Smooth surfaces and strong reflections are familiar to them: life reflected in the curved glass visor of a space suit. They wanted a home to charge up between missions; they wanted a place where every boot and book, every single little thing could be hidden Read more […]
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Collector’s Loft in New York

UNStudio designed the interior of this loft located in Manhattan that explores the interaction between a gallery and a living space. The existing loft space was characterized by challenging proportions: the space is long and wide, but also rather low. gently flowing curved walls were introduced to virtually divide the main space into proportionally balanced spaces. This created zones of comfortable proportions for domestic use, while simultaneously generating a large amount of wall space for Read more […]
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Siki Im + Leong Leong Concept Store

The concept store, developed in collaboration with fashion designer Siki Im, is the latest in a series of projects by Leong Leong that explore the transformation of a existing space through the insertion of a foreign figure or shape. The structure, which is the former sales trailer for the HL23 building designed by Neil Denari, is filled end to end with large ramp-form that creates an unexpected gathering space with undefined programmatic possibilities. Soy-based spray foam is used to cover Read more […]
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