Tash Clark Architects

Birkenstock Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach, NSW, Australia

James Lyall Smith

Architects
Project Type
  • Commercial Hospitality
Location
  • Bondi Beach, NSW, Australia
Lead Architect
  • Tash Clark
Project Year
  • 2017
Photographer
  • James Cant
Builder
  • Twig and Co.
Manufacturer
  • Feast Watson Liming
Location
  • Bondi Beach, NSW, Australia

The Birkenstock Bondi Beach shop by Tash Clark Architects needed to respond to the beach it sits on, as well as representing the ethos of the Birkenstock product, within a tiny budget, a tiny space, and a tiny construction time frame.

The graded colours of ply, reflected in the mirror, are a nod to waves. They’re also an adept way of drawing customers into the narrow deep space! Tash Clark wanted to produce a shop with the lowest possible environmental impact. There was less than 2% waste from cutting the ply.

One of the biggest considerations in the design was how to turn the two massive columns on the left hand wall into an asset, not a disaster. The curved seating solution allowed customers to sit close to each other in a non confrontational manner.

To view more Tash Clark Architects Inspired Architecture Archives head to their TLP Designer Profile.        

Keep up to date with The Local Project’s latest interviews, project overviews, collections releases and more – view our TLP Articles & News.

Explore more design, interior & architecture archives in our TLP Archives Gallery.

Gallery Of Birkenstock Bondi By Tash Clarke Architects Local Australian Design And Interiors Bondi Beach, Nsw Image 6
Gallery Of Birkenstock Bondi By Tash Clarke Architects Local Australian Design And Interiors Bondi Beach, Nsw Image 1
Gallery Of Birkenstock Bondi By Tash Clarke Architects Local Australian Design And Interiors Bondi Beach, Nsw Image 3
Gallery Of Birkenstock Bondi By Tash Clarke Architects Local Australian Design And Interiors Bondi Beach, Nsw Image 4
Gallery Of Birkenstock Bondi By Tash Clarke Architects Local Australian Design And Interiors Bondi Beach, Nsw Image 5

James Cant

Our Favourites

Sign Up for News & Deals