A double-height, full-length void space lines the interior's perimeter so clients immediately know there are basement and upper levels upon entering. Handbag and luggage areas featuring “bag bars” and separate areas for the Men's and Women's collections can be discovered while journeying further into the store.
The three-flight plasma video stairs are a showcase for continually morphing video art. “It may be the first suspended staircase in the world”, interior architect Peter Marino says.
Seven thousand stainless steel strips with undulating profiles and different alternating finishes coat the frontage with cascades of silvery flows. At the same time, this subtle arrangement creates the impression of a highly capricious checkerboard.