XSRE, Multiple locations - 04/11/13
With a legacy of developing spaces that tell stories,
award-winning designer and retail guru James Mansour
was tapped to develop the brand architecture for XSRE,
a fashion accessory label.
Element/Co-Op at the Hotel on Rivington, New York, NY - 03/14/13
When designer Robert Stettner, principal of his eponymous
firm, approached the design of this bi-level nightclub, he
was on the hunt for products that would convey movement.
Stettner specified Eco-Dimensions Bamboo Wall Panels...
Tempur-Pedic, Natick, MA - 02/20/13
Needing a signature material that would reflect fine bedding,
dash Creative Director Jhipo Hong, worked with Architectural
Systems to specify Ornamental Surfaces, which were applied
to a curved display fixture in a focal point of the store, the
material accurately reflects the brand.
La Prairie Spa at Hotel Bel-Air, Los Angeles, CA - 01/30/13
The La Prairie Spa at Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles, designed by
Champalimaud, fills a two-story space in the hotel. Featuring a
new gym and seven treatment rooms, the spa has been realized
with timeless materials, including ASI’s European Hardwood
Collection in Oak, that truly evoke a sense of place.
Magaschoni, New York, NY - 11/29/12
To translate a leading luxury lifestyle brand, Architect
Gulliermo Varela selected Fusión Wood Panels to embrace
the indulgent feel of cashmere for the Magaschoni shop-in-
shop, inside Bloomingdale’s Manhattan flagship store.
Nix's Mate at the Hilton Hotel, Boston, MA - 10/17/12
Michael Nedeau, President, Michael Nedeau Designs, faced
several challenges designing a new hotel restaurant concept
in the Hilton Hotel, a landmark in Boston. Eco-Tech™ Resilient
Floating Floor worked perfectly with his vision.
FirstMark Capital, New York, NY - 09/28/12
Kathleen Peragine, President of Concept 3D, successfully
captured a contemporary yet natural space for a NYC venture
capital firm, juxtaposing a range of ASI materials, including light
and dark woods and metallic accents, all in an organic setting....
Hampton Designer Showhouse, Water Mill, NY - 08/1/12
Inspired by the E.L. James trilogy 50 Shades of Grey, an adult
developed that literally used 50 different shades
of the signature color...
L'Occitane, New York, NY - 07/11/12
To honor its line of fine, natural bodycare products, Barbara
Clauvel, Design Manager, L'Occitane en Provence, worked
with design firm Callison to develop a concept for its Fifth
Avenue, Manhattan flagship store that spoke to the
sophistication and simplicity of the brand...
Clearwater Systems, Middletown, CT -
Clearwater Systems, part of Centerpoint Connecticut, a new
office park development in Middletown,
was designed to evoke
a green sensibility. Designer Michael Tyre, principal, Tyre Studio
communicated the sustainability of the building through
materials, applying the Sculptured™
Collection, customized with
a water-like hue, for the feature walls in the reception area.
Tryp Times Square South, New York, NY -
The TRYP by Wyndham, a new brand in the spotlight, just
opened its first property in New York City, designed by
Glen Coben, Glen & Company. Playing upon the brand theme
(Own this City), the hotel acts as a Plaza Central, drawing
from the open plaza style prevalent in Spanish cultures...
New Vision Lingerie, Lake Placid, NY - 03/29/12
Reflecting the natural, classic look of its Lake Placid, New York,
home, New Vision Lingerie was designed to charm both local
and vacationing urbanites...
West Marine , Ft. Lauderdale, FL - 02/09/12
In December, West Marine completed a 50,000-square
foot Mecca for boating enthusiasts in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Referencing the brand's nautical theme, the teak colored
ASI Wood Vinyl Flooring with a dark feature strip simulates
a boat deck...
VIP Dental Suite, New York, NY - 01/18/12
A recently completed healthcare project by Andrew Fredman Architect, LLC, includes a VIP suite for patients of a renowned cosmetic dentist in midtown Manhattan. The space, which serves an exclusive clientele of entertainers, personalities and foreign dignitaries, features luxurious ASI Hardwood Flooring VI in warm African Sapele throughout the patient suite.
Macy's, Warwick, RI - 11/30/11
When the river in Warwick, RI overflowed and Macy’s was flooded,it was a
daunting yet exciting challenge to redesign the space. Given the opportunity
to start over, they used this model as the strategic concept for a national
rollout, from layout to material selection. As Architectural Systems has been
a long time materials partner for Macy’s, the design team relied on ASI to
provide the perfect materials for this renovated store.
Elle Spa at Eden Roc Renaissance, Miami, FL - 7/7/11
In the years that I’ve worked with Architectural Systems, they’ve always
been open to exploration in finding the best possible products for my projects.
There’s no such thing as ‘can’t be in done’ in their vocabulary, and that’s
really refreshing! ... ASI has been a true partner in my work every step of the way.”
Lisa Sternfeld, Principal, LSID, Inc.
L'Oreal Offices, New York, NY - 6/16/11
"I was looking for a surface material that looked upscale, appropriate for
the Luxury Products Division of L’Oreal. I like the jewel-like appearance of
mother of pearl and the mosaic Eco-Essence® worked perfectly with the
concept I was pursuing."
Stephen Killcoyne, Partner, Allen + Killcoyne Architects
Godiva, Istanbul, Turkey - 4/13/11
"Architectural Systems understands our challenge and takes the design
aesthetic to the next level. ASI provides materials that are fresh to market,
allowing us to create unique environments globally. The collaboration is
what makes ASI a great partner."
Linda Lombardi, VP, Global Store Design and Visual
Merchandising, Godiva Chocolatier
Colorado Sports Bar, Denver International Airport
Denver, CO - 3/31/11
"Iconic from far, textured up close, and dynamic at any scale, ASI’s
Sculptured™ Collection enabled us to create a unique and memorable
Derek Rubinoff, AIA, Principal, Derek Rubinoff, Architect
Aeropostale, Times Square, New York, NY - 3/23/11
“As a brand we’re so excited to have a location in the Crossroads of the
World. We wanted to bring the energy of NYC and Times Square right into
our store. The design team was inspired by so many things throughout the
city. We knew that when we needed assistance, our partners/friends at
ASI would be there step-by-step as always, providing us with the right
Tim Anderson, VP of Construction, Aeropostale
Bloomingdale's, Santa Monica, CA - 3/09/11
The smaller-scale Santa Monica Bloomingdale's offers an edited selection
of merchandise for the sophisticated, yet hip, customer. Designed by
Mancini Duffy, the choice of materials reflect a more casual California vibe,
with interesting textures and contrasts. Read more...
Bloomingdale's, Dubai, UAE - 3/09/11
Bloomingdale's knows the value in designing a memorable space for the
customer. Though the regional details may vary, maintaining the signature
of the brand is always executed beautifully, as exemplified in Dubai.
303 East 33rd, New York, NY - 1/14/11
STUDIO V Architecture was chosen to design the condos at 303 East 33rd,
with the challenge to incorporate flooring that complemented the clean,
contemporary aesthetic of the interiors and contributed toward LEED® credits
for certification. Vertical Grain Bamboo Flooring, a naturally rapidly renewable
material, was installed throughout all the residential units. Read more...
Office of Integrative Medicine, New York, NY - 1/13/11
Crystallized Glass Stone in Pure White was the ideal material to reflect the
Office of Integrative Medicine's philosophy of combining the traditional and the
alternative with its luminous, monolithic aesthetic, while the non-porous, stain
resistant attributes met the requirements of a healthcare environment.
DDC Domus Design Collection, New York, NY - 11/10/10
Taking a departure from the norm, DDC Domus Design Collection dazzlingly
puts a showroom spin on a retail space. The soaring 30,000 square foot
retail showroom on Madison Avenue houses an unmatched collection of
innovative contemporary furnishings, in a space designed in white as a blank
slate to emphasize the furniture on display. Read more...
Opening Ceremony, New York, NY - 9/15/10
We celebrated Fashion Week in NYC in style! One of our favorite new
clothing and accessories shops, for which ASI supplied the flooring, is
Opening Ceremony in the fabulous Ace Hotel. The brand hosted an "Epic
Flea Market" themed event during Fashion's Night Out - an evening where
retailers open their doors and promote a fun night of shopping.
The Monticello Motor Club, Monticello, NY - 8/25/10
What comes to your mind when you hear the words The Monticello Motor
Club? Do you think of a luxury automotive lifestyle resort and track with an
array of services and amenities? Well you should! In addition to the stunning
and challenging circuit, designed by preeminent track architect Bruce Hawkins
and race legend Brian Redman, the Club offers professional instruction, track-
side support, premium car storage, fine dining and five-star service.
Playboy Enterprises, New York, NY - 07/21/10
It seems like Hugh Hefner is everywhere these days! The 84-year-old founder
of Playboy is making a bid to buy back his mighty empire in an effort to
"reinvigorate the brand," and it reminded us of our involvement in the renovation
of the Playboy Enterprises New York City office. Read more...
Seven Clans Casino, Bemidji, MN - 06/03/10
In planning the Seven Clans Casino, input from tribal community members was
incorporated to celebrate the heritage and culture unique to the Red Lake
Band of Chippewa Indians. The team from DSGW Architects came to ASI to
help facilitate some of the themes called forth in the design. Read more...
Neiman Marcus, Bellevue, WA - 03/08/10
The Pacific Northwest might be better known for Gore-Tex than Gucci, but
that’s changing now that Neiman Marcus has opened its 41st full-line store in
bucolic Bellevue, Washington. This is just one of the many locations for which
ASI has supplied materials. Read more...
United States Tennis Association, White Plains, NY - 03/01/10
Established in 1881, the USTA is a progressive and diverse not-for-profit
association, which is the largest tennis organization in the world. The USTA
invests 100 percent of its proceeds to promote and develop the growth of
tennis, from the grass-roots to the professional levels. So how to convey that
mission in the redesign of headquarters’ lobby? We worked with Esposito
Design Associates on just that task. Read more...
Papillon, City Center, Las Vegas, NV - 01/22/10
A firm renowned for its creative approach, nakaoka / roberts was tapped
to design Papillon, an accessories boutique in the Aria resort, one of 5 hotels
within CityCenter. The challenge for this retail project was blending sustainability
with sophistication. nakaoka / roberts looked to Architectural Systems for a
cutting-edge material that would meet the green criteria and the aesthetic of
this spectacular shopping destination. Read more...
Yankee Stadium, New York, NY - 11/20/09
It was an exciting season for New York Yankees fans, celebrating a World
Series win and a new home stadium! And since our global headquarters are in
NYC, ASI was thrilled to be involved in this high-profile project, working with two
world-renowned firms, II by IV Design Associates and Populous™ (formerly
HOK Sport Venue Event). These firms were challenged with designing a
luxurious environment for fine dining in a sports arena venue. Read more...
Central Pacific Bank, Honolulu, HI - 11/02/09
The designers for the Central Pacific Bank needed a warm and natural material
to complement the "Pacific-feel", and they found what they were looking for
with ASI Ecotextures® - Wood Panels. Read more...
Hampton Designer Showcase, Water Mill, NY - 08/07/09
ASI Sculptured™ Collection Wood Panels were featured in the Hampton Designer
Showhouse during summer 2009. Read more...
The Real Estate Group, New York, NY - 06/30/09
The Manhattan residential sales and rentals brokerage, The Real Estate Group
(TREGNY), has grown exponentially since its inception in 2004 by achieving
marked success through superb customer service. Part of that superb service?
An inviting office in which to welcome its clients. Read more...
Liz Claiborne at Macy's-Herald Square, New York, NY - 03/31/09
The Liz Claiborne Shop-in-Shop at Macy’s Herald Square is an exciting unveiling
of the resurgence of a struggling brand. Isaac Mizrahi took the reins at Liz Claiborne
and debuted his first season’s line along with the new shop, based on his white-on-
white signature concept. Liz In-House, who worked with Kramer Design Group,
chose ASI Flooring Crystallized Stone Glass Collection in Pure White to complement
the clean, modern lines of the shop area. Read more...
Bloomingdales, Chevy Chase, MD - 02/27/09
Bloomingdale's 40th store, in Chevy Chase, MD, wonderfully translates the experience
of shopping in the New York flagship. In the home store, Lisa Contreras, Senior
Associate, Mancini Duffy, used ASI custom-colored Bamboo Flooring, in whitewashed
and dark stains to enforce the checkerboard theme. Read more...
Completely Bare Hi-Tech Spa, New York, NY - 01/31/09
The Completely Bare Hi-Tech Spa in New York City, which features ASI’s Agglomerate
Stone Collection II, is stunning and is poised to defy the economy with its beauty, service,
and sleek design. Read more...