Sleek and Sophisticated Law Office by Nino Virag

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A vast majority of designed offices are stuffy and filled to the brim with large, clunky wood desks and library books to the ceiling, walls full of accolades and green and burgundy leather furnishings. Take a second to wipe those harrowing images from your memory as you look at this sleek and modern office by Nino…

eBay Istanbul Office by OSO Mimarlik

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Commercial design can seem so daunting when you look at an overall project, but with this most recent office for eBay in Istanbul, designer OSO Mimarlik likely spent more time planning the materials and finishes than the open office layouts. Overall this space is a visually stimulating work of art that incorporates various languages, colors and…

Barbie’s Shanghai Flagship Retail Store by Slade Architecture

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Where do we even begin with Barbie? Slade Architecture surely knew when they were chosen to design the flagship store for the iconic femme figure in Shanghai, China. With a 35,000 square foot footprint, Mattel’s relationship with Slade Architecture grew to involve the full service exterior, interior, fixtures, and furnishings of the space. The various floors…

FIDM San Diego by Clive Wilkinson Architects

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Art and Design schools tend to be very plain and modern, or over the top outrageous and exciting. While they both have the same thought of promoting creativity (one by not interfering and influencing, and the other by providing ultimate stimulation); The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in San Diego, California has a design that…

VitraHaus Building by Herzog & de Meuron

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The Vitra brand has grown exponentially throughout the years, and their home collection is one of the more inspiring contemporary brands to really boom and flourish past the commercial side of things. Now the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein is home to “VitraHaus” by Basel architects Herzog & de Meuron. With this amazing building being…

Greenhouse Garden by OpenAD Architecture

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Commercial design and space planning has been shying away from cubicle and closed off work stations for quite some time now, and on the opposite end of the spectrum people want to be completely open and provide a high level of collaboration. OpenAD Architecture came up with not only a collaborative space in this Riga-based office;…

‘McQ’ Alexander McQueen London Flagship Store by David Collins Design

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If there’s one late designer who has been an influential and integral part of fashion for many years– it’s been Alexander McQueen. It’s been a long time coming, but the high fashion brand has got its own flagship store on Dover Street in London. David Collins has designed the space, with plenty of regal textures, finishes…

SGAE Offices by Ensamble Studio in Spain

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If there’s even a way to be discreet about this giant, lone-standing office in Spain– the SGAE Offices are it. Constructed by Ensamble Studio out of a whole lot of carefully placed boulders, the offices (similar to America’s RIAA) are neatly located within the interestingly ancient looking structure. It is a giant commercial space, with over…

Futuristic BMW Central Building by Zaha Hadid

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Zaha Hadid may be one of Architecture’s more famed practitioners, and it’s certainly a testament to her innovative works. One of her great buildings is a match made in heaven– between herself and German native BMW. BMW’s Central Building in Germany was built by Zaha from 2001 to 2005, and she claims it as “a more…

Tron Inspired University of The Pacific by Metropolis

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There’s nothing that gets people enticed more than some neon lighting and clean, futuristic lines. That must’ve been the look that Metropolis was going for when they created the concept for the Peruvian University of the Pacific. With a front facade that looks like something out of the movie “Tron,” the interior is just as clean…