Volume B Store by Marcio Kogan

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Architect: Marcio Kogan
Location: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Site Area: 504 sqm
Constructed Area: 250 sqm
Website: www.marciokogan.com.br
Marcio Kogan project for a retail furniture store Vitra located in São Paulo. Materials were used in their extreme condition, such as visible concrete executed without any concern about precision or finishing, or the skin of the back volume where they used various layers of a steel frame which is usually used on the inside of the concrete slabs and were found at the site. Continue for more images and info after the jump:

Likewise, the interior walls did not get any special finishing and still have the original chalk markings left by the workers during the construction, almost an archeological discovery. The external floor is made of pebbles which are also used to mix concrete. – from ArchDaily
Source | ArchDaily
Photo: Fran Parente, Nelson Kon