Register your Blog
( What is this? )
I Home I More views Today I xxx I xxx I xxx I xxx I xxx I Register your Blog I

BIG converts 1930s bank to create major new store for Galeries Lafayette in Paris

architecture and design
Add to Flipboard Magazine. Fuente: dezeen - View all news from this site
BIG converts 1930s bank to create major new store for Galeries Lafayette in Paris BIG converts 1930s bank to create major new store for Galeries Lafayette in Paris

BIG converts 1930s bank to create major new store for Galeries Lafayette in Paris

Bjarke Ingels' firm has created a "retail laboratory" for French department store Galeries Lafayette inside an art-deco bank on the Champs-Élysées in Paris.
BIG sought to celebrate the history of the 1930s building, matching its original art-deco details with opulent displays.
But the space is designed to function as more than just a store ? Galeries Lafayette sees it as hybrid retail model, which will be used for hosting fashion shows, brand events and other activities.

"The raw space has an almost urban scale and character that makes it capable of accommodating even the wildest interventions, which makes me excited to imagine what I might expect to find here next time I come back," said Bjarke Ingels.
"And it shows me that Galleries Lafayette is not only opening a new department store on Champs-Élysées, rather, they have opened up a new urban room for the Parisians," he explained.
The move will be a first for the brand, which started when Théophile Bader and Alphonse Kahn started selling fashion items from their haberdashery store on Rue La Fayette in 1895. It is now the city's most important luxury department store, with branches across France and around the world.
"Working with a family and a company that can look back 100 years gives you, not only the possibility, but actually the responsibility to attempt to look as far ahead as you can look back," explained Ingels.

"With the advent and omnipresence of online retail, the...
articulo visto
veces, esta semana
BIG converts 1930s bank to create major new store for Galeries Lafayette in Paris BIG converts 1930s bank to create major new store for Galeries Lafayette in Paris


Fuente de la noticia: dezeen
Fecha de publicación: 05-06-2019 22:02
visto: 2

Si te gusto esta noticia puede que te interesen estas..

Recommended Video section of our Architecture videos - Watch More Videos in Architecture videos

Cooke Fawcett's rooftop observatory gives views of London's skyline from above a Peckham car park

Go TO TV Architecture videos

Si te gusto esta noticia puede que te interesen estas..

The Wing Williamsburg is a black and beige co-working space

Women-focused co-working company The Wing has used a combination of neutral tones and pops of black for its Williamsburg space, which contrasts the co ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Watch the video of Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg's keynote l

Artist and designer Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg discusses the nuances of what it means to design "a better world" in this video of her keynote at Dezeen ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Caroline Baumann resigned from Cooper Hewitt after wedding i

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum director Caroline Baumann stepped down from her role after an investigation into her conduct acquiring a wedd ...
17-02-2020 21:57

LOHA creates Dillon617 apartment complex in LA's Silver

California firm LOHA has incorporated stepped terraces and outdoor corridors into this four-storey apartment building in Los Angeles. The project, cal ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Ab Rogers Design harnesses colour for Royal Marsden Maggie&#

Ab Rogers Design has built a Maggie\'s Centre for the Royal Marsden cancer treatment hospital clad in glazed red terracotta and surrounded by a Piet O ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Foster + Partners reveals visuals of co-living apartment blo

Foster + Partners has released visuals of Qianhai Talents\' Apartments, an apartment block with co-living spaces that is set to be built in Shenzhen, ...
17-02-2020 21:57

NEST moving crate opens up into a minimal home kit for gener

Malessa Studio\'s wooden NEST crate unpacks to create a bed, desk, bench and shelf designed in response to the increasingly nomadic lifestyle of young ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Max Siedentopf suggests alternative masks to protect against

Underwear, vegetables and carrier bags could all be used in the fight against coronavirus, suggests designer Max Siedentopf. Siedentopf, a German-Nami ...
17-02-2020 21:57

CF Møller Architects reveals Sweden's tallest timber bu

CF Møller Architects has revealed photos of the Kajstaden Tall Timber Building, which has recently completed in the city of Västerås and is  Sweden\'s ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Antoni Arola illuminates pendant lamp with single LED strip

Dezeen promotion: designer Antoni Arola has designed a lighting system for Spanish brand Santa & Cole, in which strips of light are shaded by curved m ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Massproductions' modular fair stand uses grid structure

More than 90 prefabricated plaster tiles are arranged to form an exhibition stand designed by French architects Julien Renault and Paul Vaugoyeau for ...
17-02-2020 21:57

This week's most impressive architecture and design rol

Our selection of the most impressive architecture and design roles on Dezeen Jobs this week includes positions at Herzog & de Meuron and Foster + Part ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Avenier Cornejo designs Parisian apartment block with patter

French practice Avenier Cornejo Architectes has completed a social housing block in Paris with a brickwork facade with a pattern of blue glass bricks. ...
17-02-2020 21:57

cute creatures inhabit alessandra baldereschi?s animal farm

the italian designer brings an assortment of wildlife to delicate, hand-blown glasses and jugs.  The post cute creatures inhabit alessandra balderesch ...
17-02-2020 21:57

shyue woon revisits ginza?s nagakin tower block for ?capsule

portrayed by a series of photographs, the book tells the story of an architect who is trapped inside the tower and trying to escape. The post shyue wo ...
17-02-2020 21:57

C.F. møller architects completes sweden?s tallest timber bui

all its parts consist of cross-laminated wood, including walls, joists and balconies, as well as the lift and stairwell shafts. The post C.F. møller a ...
17-02-2020 21:57

043: Inside the Firm

So you?ve graduated from architecture school and received a university degree in architecture – so what happens next" What exactly does an ...
17-02-2020 21:57

Minecraft Inspired Building in Seoul

Aoa Architects came back with a new project in South Korea by covering a building with red and white tiles, in reference to the Minecraft video game.N ...
17-02-2020 21:57

ryue nishizawa’s jining art museum in china, photograp

the images not only illustrate the main museum building, but also two additional structures: a café and a pergola. The post ryue nishizawa’s jining ...
17-02-2020 21:56

francesc rifé situates austere and minimal AdH house within

the house is designed with a clean, minimal language to balance the vitality of the owners? art collection. The post francesc rifé situates austere an ...
17-02-2020 21:56

a balance of soft pink and austere black adorns ‘la mo

the design by one fine day studio & partners creates a visual divide between two separate retail areas. The post a balance of soft pink and austere bl ...
17-02-2020 21:56

An Introverted House for Two Brothers in the Suburbs of Kuwa

Studio Toggle designed a house in Mishref, a suburb of Kuwait City, for two brothers and their families with what they call an “introverted composit ...
17-02-2020 21:56

Cascade Residence / Carney Logan Burke Architects

For a project in Jackson?s Teton Cascades development, Carney Logan Burke?s clients were specific that their 6,000-square-foot home should feel like a ...
17-02-2020 21:38

The Evolution of Design: 50 years of Technology, Sustainabil

Estimated Reading Time: 4 min | Fondly dubbed ?the decade that taste forgot?, the 1970s marked a transitional period between late-modernist and postmo ...
17-02-2020 21:34

Wood Ribbon Apartment by Gabrielle Toledano

This contemporary apartment located in Paris, France, has been designed in 2018 by Gabrielle Toledano. Description This Appartment is a typ ...
17-02-2020 21:20

Casa P by Michele Guizzo

This inspiring apartment redesigned in 2018 by Michele Guizzo is located in Trento, Italy. Photography by Habitat interiors Visit Michele Gui ...
17-02-2020 21:20

Casa Burés 1 by Coblonal Interiorisme

Located in Barcelona, Spain, this elegant apartment has been designed in 2020 by Coblonal Interiorisme. Photography by Sandra Rojo / Coblon ...
17-02-2020 21:20

Apartment PM by Archiplan

Recently redesigned by Archiplan, this modern attic apartment is situated in Busto Arsizio, Italy. Photography by G. Gradella Visit Archiplan ...
17-02-2020 21:20

Walker Warner Architects takes cues from traditional Hawaiia

Large pitched roofs top the volumes of this Hawaiian house, which US firm Walker Warner Architects designed to "strike a balance between modernity and ...
16-02-2020 21:55

Pastel hues decorate New Haven's B-Natural Kitchen by A

US studio Atelier Cho Thompson has contrasted soft and bold finishes in this restaurant in New Haven, Connecticut. Atelier Cho Thompson designed the ...
16-02-2020 21:55

Zigzag roofs top extension in Melbourne by Austin Maynard Ar

Two terraces in Melbourne have been joined together and given an extension with a zigzag roof by Austin Maynard Architects. Called RaeRae House, the p ...
16-02-2020 21:55

Seven vibrant homes that use colour to make a statement

A growing number of designers are ridding homes of nondescript magnolia walls and instead painting surfaces a rainbow of colours. We pick out seven st ...
16-02-2020 21:55

Discover all the Serpentine Pavilions on this week's Pi

Serpentine Gallery has unveiled the design of this year\'s Serpentine Pavilion. Use our Pinterest board to explore images of all the projects from the ...
16-02-2020 21:55

Pentagram and Yoto design screen-free audio player for child

Tech startup Yoto teamed up with Pentagram to develop an interactive audio toy that plays stories, music, radio and podcasts for children without the ...
16-02-2020 21:55

antony gibbon clusters charred wood volumes with his residen

the height of each volume is exaggerated with a vertically clad charred wood finish and soaring, full height glazing. The post antony gibbon clusters ...
16-02-2020 21:55

?the rise of vietnamese robots? pays homage to the forgotten

the project re-conceptualizes traditional window patterns as futuristic robots and flying machines. The post ‘the rise of vietnamese robots̵ ...
16-02-2020 21:55

Vaulted concrete roof tops brick house Casa Martha by Naso

Architecture studio Naso has built a pale earthen brick house on a sloping site in rural Mexico to replace a property left devastated by the country\' ...
15-02-2020 21:54

StudioAC designs Toronto house "disguised as a gallery&

Canadian architectural practice StudioAC has taken cues from the work of late American designer Donald Judd for fittings inside this Toronto home. Ca ...
15-02-2020 21:54

Lundgaard & Tranberg clads cylindrical school in perfor

A perforated metal facade screens a round school in Denmark designed by Lundgaard & Tranberg Arkitekter around a central triple-height gym. Rings of c ...
15-02-2020 21:54

Bilbao's Mixtape Apartment has a baby-pink kitchen

A baby-pink kitchen and a colourful patchwork carpet help revive the interior of this formerly lacklustre 1960s apartment in Bilbao, Spain, which has ...
15-02-2020 21:54

This week, timber buildings were proposed in France, Canada

This week on Dezeen, architects and governments alike bet on the future potential of wood as a construction material, with plans unveiled to build pub ...
15-02-2020 21:54

Stockholm's historic national archive hosts first ever

To coincide with Stockholm Design Week, the city\'s 19th century Gamla Riksarkivet played host to The Archive exhibition exploring the "shared aesthet ...
15-02-2020 21:54

Use Hidden Lighting Under Shelves To Create A Dramatic Wall

Architect Alejandro de la Vega Zulueta was commissioned to apply his attention to detail to the interior design of a high-rise apartment in Mexico Cit ...
15-02-2020 21:54

?container atlas? charts the evolution of shipping container

the architectural guide is back for a second edition, documenting the innovative ways containers have been used in the past decade. The post ‘co ...
15-02-2020 21:54

MIT?s sensorized skin gives soft robots an idea of touch and

once covered with it, MIT?s sensorized skin will give robots proprioception or the awareness of motion and position of its body. The post MIT’s ...
15-02-2020 21:54

Village-Like Capsule Hotel in Kyoto Designed for Socializing

Originating in Japan with the “Capsule Inn Osaka” by architect Kisho Kurosawa and popularized by Tokyo’s odd-looking Nagakin Capsule Hotel, the ...
15-02-2020 21:54

Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA | Simone Micheli

Designed by Simone Micheli, The story of “Aquatio Cave Luxury Hotel & SPA” begins with a drop, simple and pure figure that with its incessant fall ...
15-02-2020 21:54

Generate to build carbon-neutral CLT apartment block in Bost

Architecture studio Generate has unveiled plans to build a carbon-neutral apartment block, named Model-C, in Boston using a cross-laminated timber "ki ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Scientist suggests damming the North Sea to protect Europe f

A scientist employed by the Dutch government has suggested building two dams to enclose the North Sea and defend northern Europe from rising sea level ...
14-02-2020 21:55

The Future Perfect turns 1970s Beverly Hills house into thir

Design gallery The Future Perfect has created its third Casa Perfect showroom to pay homage to its 1970s aesthetic of the Beverly Hills house it inhab ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Six alternative approaches to seating from Object Rotterdam

Unusual, innovative and avant-garde approaches to seating were among the highlights of Dutch design fair Object Rotterdam, which took place earlier th ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Zero-water garden created in Sharjah to show how desert plan

Architecture studio Cooking Sections and engineer AKT II have created an experimental landscape in Sharjah to demonstrate how desert plants could be u ...
14-02-2020 21:55

"We don't give children the freedom to play"

American toy designer Cas Holman advocates "open-ended play". She tells Dezeen that with children\'s lives becoming increasingly regimented, we need t ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Less is a Bore book celebrates "postmodern architecture

Less is a Bore by Dezeen columnist Owen Hopkins reveals the diversity of postmodern architecture from around the world. Here, he spotlights 10 signifi ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Sugalabo V is Louis Vuitton's first restaurant

Louis Vuitton has opened a restaurant and cafe inside its new store in Osaka, Japan, with interiors fashioned by the brand\'s in-house design team. Su ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Useful Workshop's Curvature furniture is made from pres

Seoul design studio Useful Workshop has created a furniture series made from sheets of aluminium that are bent to form curves using industrial machine ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Nomo Studio creates angular stacked holiday home in Menorca

The rocky north coast and traditional white-washed buildings of Menorca inform the irregularly stacked boxes of a holiday home in Coves Noves by archi ...
14-02-2020 21:55

A Hanging Platform Creates A Bedroom In This Renovated Wareh

Architect Pia Mendaro was asked by her friend to help her convert a warehouse space in Madrid into an open plan living space, however this also needed ...
14-02-2020 21:55

Clay Tiles Add Texture With Some Artistic Flair To This Work

Manoj Patel Design Studio has recently completed a corporate office in Vadodara, India, and as part of the design, they chose to include terracotta wa ...
14-02-2020 21:55

iranian designer reza mohtashami envisions the sweeping ?con

the curving structure is situated carefully, lightly suspended atop an array of pillars. The post iranian designer reza mohtashami envisions the sweep ...
14-02-2020 21:54



Would you like your blog and posts leave here?


News most viewed Today

Park in Jurbarkas / ARARTE

Park in Jurbarkas / ARARTE

This is the landscape project in the center of small town Jurbarkas in western part of Lithuania. The site area was very close to the town center and main square, near the government buildings, school, library and shops. Still situation of the site... -
The Cosham Street House by Martin Friedrich Architects

The Cosham Street House by Martin Friedrich A...

Photography by Derek Swalwell   Martin Friedrich Architects have renovated a house originally built in the 1930s (and renovated in the 1980s) in Brighton, Australia, and transformed it into a modern house with clean lines, for a young family... -
Riviera 65 by Metricon

Riviera 65 by Metricon

Located in Sorrento, QLD, Australia, this beautiful contemporary two-story house was designed by Metricon. Photography courtesy of Metricon Visit Metricon -
Small and cozy modern barn house getaway in Vermont

Small and cozy modern barn house getaway in V...

This minimal modern barn house was designed by Joan Heaton Architects, along with builder Silver Maple Construction, located in Weybridge, Vermont. This property was designed as a simple vacation getaway spot for a family to relax and enjoy the... -
The Internet Can?t Stop Trolling Flat-Earthers With 25+ Hilarious Memes

The Internet Can?t Stop Trolling Flat-Earther...

Millennials, the generation that thinks they know it all. Yes, we have unlocked all the secrets of the universe, including the REAL shape of the earth. According to a study by YouGovUS, millennials between the ages of 18 and 24 are more likely... -
Sodae House by VMX Architects

Sodae House by VMX Architects

Sodae house is a family home designed by Dutch studio VMX Architects. The house is located in Amstelveen, The Netherlands. Situated in a precious piece of? Continue reading -
?puff? the rubber chicken bong squeaks when you smoke it

?puff? the rubber chicken bong squeaks when y...

designed by studio MSCHF, \'puff the squeaky chicken\' features a perpetually open mouth and lazily bloodshot eyes. The post ‘puff’ the rubber chicken bong squeaks when you smoke it appeared first on designboom | architecture &... -
This Sculptural Wood Object Is Actually A Modern Cat Tree

This Sculptural Wood Object Is Actually A Mod...

Photography by Tomooki Kengaku   Yoh Komiyama has designed NEKO, a modern cat tree that offers a natural wood home for the family pet that also fits in with a contemporary interior.   Photography by Tomooki Kengaku Designed in partnership... -
A Couple Of Contemporary Cottages Overlook A Lake In Canada

A Couple Of Contemporary Cottages Overlook A ...

Photography by Maciek Linowski   Trevor McIvor Architect Inc, have completed a multi-phase project in  Penetanguishene, Ontario, that overlooks Georgian Bay, which is part of Lake Huron.   This project included three phases: the main... -

More Blogs

- English ------------------------------
Interior Design & Decoration facebook twitter facebook twitter facebook twitter
Food & Recipes facebook twitter facebook twitter facebook twitter
thevegetarianrecipesclub facebook twitter
Motor facebook twitter facebook twitter
Luxury facebook twitter

beauty & Cosmetics facebook twitter facebook twitter facebook twitter facebook twitter
Healt&Fitness facebook twitter
Weddings facebook twitter
Moms & Babies facebook twitter facebook twitter
Iphone & Android twitter
Fashion & Style facebook twitter
Travel facebook twitter facebook twitter
Fragrance facebook twitter
Architecture facebook twitter facebook twitter
--- Español ---------------------------------
Fashion & Blogs facebook twitter
Recetas facebook twitter facebook twitter facebook  
Decoracion facebook twitter facebook twitter
Bodas twitter
Belleza facebook twitter facebook twitter


Motor facebook twitter facebook twitter
Salud facebook twitter facebook twitter
Viajes facebook twitter facebook twitter
TV-cine twitter
Corazon twitter
Libros twitter
Madres facebook twitter
Mac Android facebook twitter
Lujo facebook