Best Practice Leans on Materiality for Seattle Menswear Boutique Eames NW

Simple materials employed effectively can elevate a space. Case in point is a Seattle menswear boutique, Eames NW, designed by Best Practice. The c...

PROJECTS

When I-Miun Liu decided to transform a former Sun Liquor distillery space into a cocktail bar, he brought on local art studio Electric Coffin&...
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A hotel room door featuring a modified X Collection door handle. Photography courtesy of Rocky Mountain Hardware. Since 1994, Rocky Mountain...
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Photography courtesy of DIRTT + Lane Office. JDA Software, a world leader in supply chain tech, needed a new office that would make a proper f...
Hengyang, in southern China, is famous for its soup of rice, or Hunan, noodles. When chef Chao Wong, a native of the city, was planning a restauran...
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Lush living walls provide these projects with a welcome breath of fresh air. 1. Etsy headquarters by Gensler   Coders tend to stay r...
Last fall, San Diego celebrated the opening of Born & Raised, an Art Deco extravaganza helmed by CH Projects and twice Michelin-starred ex...

Domani Goes Literal and Symbolic for Teen Streetwear Flagship in China

LEDs illuminate its “steps.” Photography by Shaon Liu.

36 steel plates

15 feet high

Thirty days of installation

2 coats of spray paint

On-site at the Roaringwild store in Shenzhen, China, by Domani Architectural Concepts, steel plates were cut with angle grinders. Photography courtesy of Roaringwild.
The plates were spot-welded to a galvanized-steel structure. Photography courtesy of Roaringwild.
A primer of white latex paint was sprayed on before the whole structure was spray-painted red. Photography courtesy of Roaringwild.
Sketch rendering courtesy of Domani Architectural Concepts.
Located in the Uniwalk mall, the structure forms an R, for the first letter of the brand’s name. Photography by Shaon Liu.
Piercing the 2,100-square-foot store’s second floor, the element resembles a staircase but is actually just decorative. Photography by Shaon Liu.

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