Category Archives: Design

FLOATING APPLE STORE – SINGAPORE

Apple recently announced their “most ambitious retail project” yet – a floating Apple Store atop Singapore’s iconic Marina Bay.   Structured into a 114-piece glass dome sporting 360-degree views of the surrounding skyline, this new Apple store will be the tech giant’s first ever location to sit directly on the water. The floating-like mega sphere brings a new and captivating […]

CRETAN SUMMER HOUSE

Sitting in the foothills of Rethymno, Greece, Architectural Design company POLYERGO, has created a stunning, modern summer home on the rural island of Crete.   EXTERIOR DESIGN  Organically merging with the local landscape and Grecian housing traditions, the property is carefully inserted in the sloping terrain with a main central courtyard. Each separate building revolves around this central area, the “avlì”, and a staircase that directs views toward the surrounding hillside while separating the […]

PINE COVE HOUSE

Amid the isolated Covid-19 pandemic, the Ukrainian design team at Dezest has created a stunning vision of a forest retreats labeled as the Pine Cove House.   Pictured as an escape from congested metropolitan areas, where the air is more breathable and the green more abundant, this break-taking architectural project is worth marveling over. The Dezest team comments on the design: “Even […]

ROLLS-ROYCE UNVEILS NEW BRAND IDENTITY

“Take the Best that Exists and Make it Better“. Since these words were spoken by the marque’s co-founder, Sir Henry Royce, Rolls-Royce has experienced evolutionary change, from the creator of the ‘Best Car in the World’, to the world’s leading House of Luxury. The company’s products are today revered as exemplary examples of hand-craftsmanship, born […]

TOM DIXON “OCTAGON” EXHIBIT – LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL

Famed designer Tom Dixon has recently announced his plans for this year’s London Design Festival. His London headquarters will be transformed into an “OCTAGON” exhibition. The new design installation will see the space divided equally into eight different architectural sections, each one showing a different aspect of Dixon’s designs. Within the eight spaces there includes a […]

BUGATTI DIVO | THE DESIGN PROCESS

Bugatti. An automotive company more well known outside the car community for speed and cost than design and innovation. But in this industry, amongst its peers, they are recognized as being the pinnacle. The process of designing a car, especially one of this caliber, can take in upwards of a year or more. Bugatti has […]

CREATING THE ULTIMATE ROADSTER | MCLAREN ELVA

We’ve heard Rob Melville, Design Director for McLaren Automotive, speak about the new Elva. We’ve watched him chat with our Motorsport Director Parris Mullins about design and function. We listened as he described in great detail the elements of the Elva and what inspired them. Rob has multiple times mentioned what his perfectly spec’d Elva […]

MCLAREN P1 – HOW IT WAS DESIGNED

The Holy Trinity. To some that has religious meaning. To those who have petrol running though their veins, it means another. The McLaren P1, one of the three hypercars to be released at roughly the same time, has become known as possibly the most beautiful of the three and most befitting the hypercar moniker. The […]

JOSHUA TREE INVISIBLE HOUSE

Residing within the desert valley of Joshua Tree, California is an architectural wonder we haven’t seen anywhere else.   DESIGN   The Joshua Tree Invisible House is a 5,500-square-foot building spanning over 90 acres, wrapped in a mirrored façade reflecting the surrounding scenic desert landscape.  Seeming to almost disappear amongst the rolling sand hills and rocky terrain, […]

TOP 5 O’GARA VIDEOS WITH LUCA BRINCIOTTI

We recently sat down with our incredibly talented videographer, Luca Brinciotti, about his backstory, and what have been his favorite pieces to work on during his time at O’Gara. “I have always defined myself as an “aesthetic person”, and by that, I mean that I constantly seek for the best looking and visually-pleasing qualities in everything […]