Daytrip channels Margate beach in the refurbished Turner Contemporary store

Daytrip channels Margate beach in the refurbished Turner Contemporary store

Design studio Daytrip looked back at the dramatic beach landscape of Margate when designing this store for the Turner Contemporary Gallery located on the city’s coast. The gallery, designed by David Chipperfield, featuring an opaque glass shell and a spacious view of the ocean, recently reopened after a renovation project that included a shop, along…

Schissel Montgomery Architects is renovating an apartment in Brooklyn for an art gallerist

Schissel Montgomery Architects is renovating an apartment in Brooklyn for an art gallerist

New York-based architectural office Schissel Montgomery has completed a minimalist renovation of a three-bedroom apartment in the Park Slope neighborhood. Named Wendy’s, the studio arranged the apartment’s 1,300-square-foot apartment to create a “quiet, generous backdrop for art and life”. Schissel Montgomery Architects also turned one of the bedrooms facing the street into a study. The…

Ashiesh Shah creates the “visually soft” interior of a restaurant in Mumbai

Ashiesh Shah creates the “visually soft” interior of a restaurant in Mumbai

Textured surfaces and winding shapes inhabit this outpost of the vegan chain of restaurants Sequel in Mumbai, designed by local architect Ashiesh Shah. Housed in an office in the Bandra Kurla city complex, the interior is designed as a soothing antidote to a busy business district. “The restaurant alludes to timeless charm, celebrating an ethos…

Ten L-shaped kitchens with large work space

Ten L-shaped kitchens with large work space

The latest lookbook from our series that explores the layout of kitchens highlights L-shaped kitchens with two worktops that meet at 90 degrees. L-shaped kitchens are organized in an L-shape, often fitting into a corner, but sometimes with one of the surfaces protruding like a peninsula. In larger spaces, islands can be built into the…

FOG Architecture is creating a “modern cave” for ToSummer’s store in Beijing

FOG Architecture is creating a “modern cave” for ToSummer’s store in Beijing

The Chinese studio FOG Architecture added curved walls, mirrored surfaces and artificial stone to the interiors of the leading aromatherapy store ToSummer in Beijing. Located in Beijing’s Taikoo Li Sanlitun Shopping Village, FOG Architecture designed the 170-square-foot ToSummer store to recall the atmosphere of the cave. Top: A mirror screen is placed at the entrance…