Simon Störk — Berlin, Germany

“Every project and every client has its own characteristics, that need to be met. So the design process for a restaurant is not very different from that of other projects. The challenge is always to understand what is really needed to meet all communication requirements. What was new for me, in the process for the Huadou soy concept store, was...

Formascope Design — Yerevan, Armenia

How do you find designing for a restaurant different to other identity projects? “The working process and structure are the same, but tasks are different. In every project the most important thing to us is to provide the conceptualized and business working idea. For example, in the case of Gastropolis, the client came up with the idea of creating a...

Ho Yun-Fang — Taipei, Taiwan

What is your most memorable window-display design? “I really love the paper wonderland that Zim & Zou crafted for Hermès windows in Dubai. Forest and woodland were carefully cut, crimped, folded and fashioned from various styles and shades of paper sheets. Those vibrant scenes full of imagination gave me so much energy.”...

Raquel Costa — Little Black Spot Studio — Braga, Portugal

What is your most memorable window-display design? “The annual themed window-display designs created for Hermès truly stand out. For the elaborate fantasies they evoke, for the powerful fascination of alluring scenes designed to pull in the observer, to make us dream, inciting us to dissect their intricate surfaces, and explore their visuals in depth. They demonstrate an absolute mastery of...

A’Design Award & Competition 2020 — Winners Announced — Italy

A’Design Award & Competition, one of the World’s largest and most diffused international design awards announced results of the 2019/2020 design competition: 2089 Winners from 107 countries in 105 different design disciplines. Entries were carefully evaluated by an internationally influential jury panel composed of established scholars, prominent press members, creative design professionals and experienced entrepreneurs who devoted great care and...

Elpida Magkoura — London, UK

“One of my favourite designs is the Berry Bros & Rudd giant corks. I love that it is a simple idea, it is visually striking and has a touch of humour. I also like that the product is absent from the display and allows the windows to become more of an art installation. I believe that great window displays promote...