Commercial

Tod’s Omotesando Building, Tokyo - Japan, Toyo Ito

Tod’s Omotesando Building

Tod’s is a substantial L-shaped building that needed to make the most of its narrow facade on Omotesando Avenue, Tokyo’s most prestigious shopping street. Ito’s innovative structure does this through […]

VivoCity, Singapore, Toyo Ito

VivoCity

VivoCity is an iconic retail, entertainment & lifestyle destination that constantly surprises and stimulates visitors with its vibrant mix of retail and entertainment concepts. It features wide, open spaces for […]

Galeries Lafayette

The presence of a department-store on a major throughway should be an event and be attractive.  The passer-by should feel called out-to on the pavement.  The shop, itself a public interior space, should […]

Prada Store (Epicenter)

Herzog and de Meuron 2003 2003 Prada’s Tokyo “epicenter”, in the fashionable Aoyama district, is the company’s second radical approach to fashion-store architecture, following Rem Koolhaas’ flagship store in New […]