Lison de Caunes, Boutique Cartier, Geneve. Photo by Gaelle Le Boulicaut

Devotion to beauty

On a dresser, for example, the straw marquetry becomes three-dimensional thanks to the ‘pointe-de-diamant’ technique. On wall panels, a Milky Way of mother-of-pearl appears, with aluminium stars and inlays of laser-cut constellations. Such refined...
Gotham, Naters, Switzerland

Alias: design for coworking with a view

Client: Gotham CoworkingArchitecture & Interior design: Gotham design studio/BaulinkFurnishings: AliasPhoto credits: Jost Kutter The Aletsch Glacier, in the Bernese Oberland, is the largest in Switzerland and the entire range of the Alps. At its feet,...
Xapo, Gibraltar

Where archeology meets the cybersphere

Owner: XapoArchitectural & Interior design: LaGranja DesignLighting consultant: reMMFurnishings: Haworth, LaGranja Collection, Noumena, custom made by 3D printing and solid oak envelopeLighting: LaGranja CollectionFlooring: MarazziPhoto credits: courtesy of LaGranja Design Cryptocurrencies are a complex world...
LeBron James Innovation Center, Beaverton, USA

The poetic finish of fast

Owner: NikeArchitecture & Interior design: Olson Kundig, Tom Kundig, Kirsten Ring MurrayFurnishings: Arper, Athletic Seating, Magis, Winnebago; custom made furniture by Made-Studio & RAD; custom cabinetry designed by Olson Kundig and built by GCEnvironmental...
The Chuan Malt Whiskey Distillery - Photo © Chen Hao

Tao and the harmony of opposites

Client: Pernod RicardArchitecture & Interior design: Neri&Hu Design and Research OfficeLandscape design: YIYU DesignConstruction: K&H International, Suzhou Hezhan, Qiían GroupExperience design: BRC Imagination ArtsFF&E design: Design RepublicFurnishings: Carl Hansen, Classicon, De La Espada, Stellar...
Hermès, Paris

The (re)creative spirit of the Hermès world

Owner: Hermès Interior design: RDAI Artistic director: Denis Montel Project interior architect: Nathalie Gonon Interior architect: Joanna Andreassian Lighting consultant: Metis Lighting Furnishings: RDAI design and selections Photo credits: Guillaume Grasset The extraordinary exploratory approach that defines Hermès’ creations come through powerfully...
Digital Economy Innovation Industry Base, Beijing, China

Wellbeing at work

Client: Shaoxing Shuimuwan Science Park Company Beijing BranchInterior design: Qucess DesignStructural consultant: China Academy of Building Research Co.Furnishing team: Hu Kun, Li Tingting, Luo YunBranding team: Li Yuhan, Lele Brand Strategy AgencyPhoto credits: Zheng...
Posti Helsinki 10

You’ve got mail

To wrap, to label, to close, to reopen, to recycle, to send, to return. An open invitation to do things at Posti Helsinki 10, a post office where efficiency and organization meet contemporary style...
EssilorLuxottica, New York

Working in Manhattan

Owner: EssilorLuxottica Contractor: Schimenti Construction Company, Extravega, Lualdi Architecture: Brennan Beer Gorman Architects Interior design: Park Associati Local architect & Executive planning: Phase Zero Furnishings and fittings: Cassina, Kvadrat, Lualdi, Unifor, Vitra Lighting: Viabizzuno Photo credits: Tommaso Sacconi When you enter the...
Ep Yaying, Shanghai

In Shanghai, a house from the 1930s becomes a boutique

Shanghai’s urban fabric is in constant transformation, but every so often one comes across a piece of history. Like Hengshanfang, a group of 11 independent houses with gardens, and two rows of more basic...