Designed by top architect Gwenael Nicolas of Curiosity Studio, the new Dolce & Gabbana boutique in Miami was inspired by the Teatro alla Scala in Milan. the opera house is one of Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana’s favorite places, and the store is created like the set design of a theatrical play.
This conceptual luxury store located in the Miami Design District, place of urban style and design, this interior design project, merge art, street style, and Dolce & Gabbana‘s spirit in a dynamic and fascinating way.
Waves in the glass facade of the building architecture reassemble a theater curtain and highlight the ceiling illuminated by the fiberglass sculptures and statues inside the store.
The classic aesthetics of La Scala are found throughout the store including the glass and stone facade to the modern and sophisticated interior which blends old with new. Crossing the grand and elegant entrance, Dolce & Gabbana’s world takes center stage, exhibiting all collections surrounded by a refined selection of stone busts and statues, Baroque mirrors and counters, walnut furniture as well as gold and velvet finishes with clothing is displayed as a art.
The store’s luxury interior is a mix of polished and raw travertine and Veselve marble with a stucco ceiling on the ground floor.
A variety of elements help visitors to imagine the space as a real theatre stage. First, is the glass facade spanning both floors of the building with wavy movements and luminous reflections, recalling the curtains of a theatre stage.