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Bulgari Kuala Lumpur / MVRDV


LR7_BULGARI_Kuala_Lumpur Bulgari Kuala Lumpur / MVRDV Architecture © Daria Scagliola and Edit – Stijn Brakkee
  • Architects: MVRDV
  • Location: Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Design Team: Winy Maas, Jacob van Rijs and Nathalie de Vries
  • Area: 103.four m2
  • Project Year: 2018
  • Photographs: Daria Scagliola and Edit – Stijn Brakkee
  • Concept Phase: Design Team: Jacob van Rijs, Fokke Moerel with Sanne van der Burgh, Aser Giménez Ortega, Elien Deceuninck, Rico van de Gevel and Junxiang Zhang
  • Design And Material Development Phase: Design Team: Jacob van Rijs, Fokke Moerel with Aser Giménez Ortega, Elien Deceuninck, Simone Costa, Frane Stancic, William de Ronde, Marek Nosek and Rico van de Gevel
  • Construction Phase Design Team: Jacob van Rijs, Fokke Moerel with Aser Giménez Ortega, Simone Costa and Marek Nosek
  • Material Research: Delft University of Technology – Rob Nijsse, Frederic A. Veer, Telesilla Bristogianni, Faidra Oikonomopoulou, Lida Barou and Kees Baardolf
  • Structural Research: ABT bv – E.H.J. ten Brincke, P.A. Bulsink, M.LW. van Veghel, E.A.M van den Broek
  • Engineering And Construction: Tensoforma Trading s.r.l.- Stefano Bertino, Laura Finazzi, Ilenia Longa and Fabio Pettenati
  • Resin: Estro s.n.c – Marco Salvioni
  • Concrete: CDF s.r.l – Jacopo Antonioli
  • Glass: Vetraria Bergamasca Tecnovetro s.r.l – Sonia Bonesi
  • Glass Film: Euroline for 3M – Massimo Schetz
  • Diagrams: MVRDV
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Text description equipped via the architects. Bulgari’s flagship retailer in Kuala Lumpur has opened with a brand new façade that imagines the posh logo’s heritage, and experiments with conventional fabrics. The storefront is the primary in a chain of MVRDV façade designs for the posh logo. This concrete and resin facade is permeated via gold gentle to create a marble-veined façade.

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For over a century, Bulgari has set the tempo for Italian taste with a forward-looking, ingenious spirit that pulls inspiration from the undying great thing about Roman artwork, whilst giving it a particular fresh contact.

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MVRDV’s design attracts on inspiration from the posh logo’s heritage. The cornice of by way of Condotti is a collection component used asymmetrically in numerous places over the arena, and its iconic marble façade now reinvented and reinterpreted via subject matter experiments. In Kuala Lumpur, a façade which via day is placing however natural, while at night time, a extra dramatic impact is completed.

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This leading edge façade advanced from a research-process in collaboration with Technical University Delft, and Tensoforma, who labored on façade manufacturing. The results of which was once a brand new product for the shop. Glass Reinforced Concrete (GRC) was once minimize in line with trend and stuffed inside with resin then illuminated via amber LED Lights. A chrome steel sheet acts as a base for the resin, with panel joints hidden and built-in into the vein trend. Either all the way through the day or at night time time, the Bulgari façade that achieves the specified translucent impact emanating a heat amber glow.

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The new catalogue for long term Bulgari storefront façades may also be followed globally, making them right away recognisable and distinctive in any context. An means providing never-ending chances that mix refined detailing with fine quality fabrics.

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