Luxury Perfume House Makes US Debut With New York Brick And Mortar

Amaffi Flagship, New York, TPG Architecture, Pure Freeform, Lumiflon USA, REED Photographic
Brick and mortar design is more competitive now than ever as retailers compete with a heavily successful online marketplace. Therefore, storefronts have the extraordinary task of enticing passersby and breathing new life into walkable retail design. In an age of failing retail stores, Manhattan’s Billionaires’ Row is flourishing. The newest addition to the luxury stretch is the Amaffi US Flagship store.

Headquarters In France Features Modern And Literal Interpretation Of Green Design

Office 64 de IHabitat, Bayonne, France, Patrick Arotcharen Architecte, Photography Vincent Monthiers
The headquarters for French housing association Office 64 de l’Habitat in Bayonne is both a modern and literal interpretation of green design. Patrick Arotcharen Architecte describes, “It is both discrete and significant, re-interpreting the codes of public architecture.” The building utilizes a plethora of materials to achieve its stunning design including glass, timber, concrete, and iridescent aluminum composite panels.

The Use Of High Performance Coatings Systems On Bridges Around The World

Castle Bridge, Finzels Reach, Bristol, UK, Photography Temple Point Finzels Reach
FEVE fluoropolymer topcoats have been used in Japan for nearly four decades. Over the years, the material has been seen as the superior topcoat system in the bridge market due to numerous advantages. As a result, most bridges in Japan are coated with this technology. Some of these bridges, which were coated over 30 years ago, still showcase excellent color and gloss retention. Gaining momentum, this technology is utilized on bridges around the world.