Hangzhou AN Interior's Black Cant System Named World's Best Interior of 2016
Hangzhou AN Interior Design's design for the retail brand Heike has been named the world's best interior of 2016. Announced at the INSIDE World Festival of Interiors in Berlin, which took place alongside the World Architecture Festival, the winner of the prize was selected from among 9 category winners, which in turn were picked out of a shortlist totaling 62 projects. The Black Cant System was also the winner of the retail category.
Described by the designers as a "glum interior" with a "futuristic melancholy atmosphere" for the retail brand, the centerpiece of the design is a large, dark wedge housing many of the store's functional components such as fitting rooms and staircases.
Read on for more images of, and for the full list of category winners.
Cite: AD Editorial Team. "Hangzhou AN Interior's Black Cant System Named World's Best Interior of 2016" 18 Nov 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/799702/hangzhou-an-interiors-black-cant-system-named-worlds-best-interior-of-2016/> ISSN 0719-8884