Pasticceria Marchesi, Monte Napoleone

The opening of Pasticceria Marchesi in via Monte Napoleone, 9 marks the first expansion of the historic Milanese café from its original home in 191 years. Founded in 1824 in via Santa Maria alla Porta, in the ...

Knock Kitchen & Kicks by Onion, Bangkok

Combining the worlds of food and sneakers, Knock Kitchen & Kicks makes its mark on the Bangkok landscape. Located in the trendy Thonglor district, this new hybrid space has been conceived by architecture f...

Castello 4 Restaurant & Bar in Hong Kong

Located within a commercial building in the heart of Hong Kong, the recently opened Castello 4 Italian restaurant and bar welcomes its guests with an astounding visual impact that appears when the elevator do...

Bar-Pool-Gallery by BCMF + MACh, Brazil

On a Brazilian hillside overlooking the stunning valleys of Nova Lima, 12 km away from the city of Belo Horizonte, firms BCMF and MACh architects have designed the Bar-Pool-Gallery for the Casa Cor MG 2014 as...

Kengo Kuma Refurbishes A Beijing Tea House

Kongo Kuma and Associates has renovated a Siheyuan-style building located directly opposite the East Gate of the Forbidden palace in the heart of Beijing. The design team used four different traslucent block ty...

Coffee Bar Kearny by Jones Haydu, San Francisco

Coffee Bar’s tiny Kearny Street shop by Jones Haydu sits right at the entrance to a large parking garage and caters to the busy people of the Financial District. Utilizing the Japanese Shou Sugi Ban technique...

Starbucks Express Format Store in New York

Starbucks opens its first express format store in New York, an experiment in servicing commuter customers. New York moves at fast pace – whether in the boroughs, in The Bowery or on Broadway. Manhattan nearly...

Bar Raval in Toronto by Partisans

Located in the heart of Toronto's Little Italy district, the new Bar Raval by local studio Partisans pay homage to the Spanish Art Nouveau design. The brainchild of celebrated Canadian chef Grant van Gameren an...

Nude Coffee & Wine Bar by FORM bureau, Moscow

Russian architecture studio FORM bureau refurbished Nude Coffee & Wine Bar, a small family establishment located in a 1930s  building in the picturesque heart of Moscow. The design was informed by the mate...