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Reiss Store London : Oxford Street Shop

Oxford Street Store, London, England, UK – design by Squire & Partners

17 Sep 2008

Reiss Store

Reiss Headquarters, 10 Barrett Street, central London

Reiss London
picture from Squire & Partners

Location: off Oxford Street, north side, west end – close to St Christopher’s Place.

Phone: +44 20 7486 6557

Tube Station: Bond Street

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photos © Adrian Welch, Sep 2008

Reiss Shop + Headquarters, Barrett St, central London
Date built: 2007
Design: Squire & Partners

The Reiss Oxford Street shop cost £16m and has an amazing LED-lit acrylic facade

Squire and Partners won a limited competition to design this building, which functions as both a headquarters and an icon for the Reiss brand. The building incorporates three storeys of offices, cutting rooms and design studios, a further floor for corporate meeting rooms and David Reiss’s office, and a luxury penthouse flat. At ground level, a flagship store over two levels is directly overlooked by the shoppers passing down Oxford Street.

The façade consists of a double-glazed glass layer behind an acrylic screen with a complex machined profile. Solid panels of acrylic are cut away by large vertical gauges of varying width and depth, within which are etched even finer vertical striations. The abstract effect is similar to that of a bar code but when viewed obliquely takes on the shimmering quality of a sheet of silk.

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photos © Adrian Welch, Sep 2008

Reiss Store Oxford Street – Building Information

Client: Reiss Ltd
Façade subcontractor: Tuchschmid
Planning Consultant: The London Planning Practice
Services: Hilson Moran
Spatial Design: Collective d-raw associates
Structure: Fluid Structures

Reiss Store in London information from Squire & Partners Architects

Reiss London Store design : Squire & Partners

Address: 10 Barrett St, Marylebone, London W1U 1BA, UK


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Reiss Oxford Street shop building photographs taken with Panasonic DMC-FX01 lumix camera; Leica lense: 2816×2112 pixels – original photos available upon request: info(at)e-architect.co.uk

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