One of our favorite daily reads, Arch Daily, just brought some shine to the architecture firm, Johnston Marklee & Associates, who in 2007 worked on two fashion boutiques that would end up living side by side in Los Angeles. “The two fashion boutiques Mameg and Maison Martin Margiela sit side-by-side, in a single building. Their characters are different. Whereas Mameg creates an atmosphere of domesticity and comfort, Maison Martin Margiela creates a jarring world of collage and reflection. That the two boutiques, linked by a reflected-gold corridor, are so close physically and so distinct atmospherically prompted a simple division…” A fascinating look into the Mameg and Maison Martin Margiela Los Angeles shops at Arch Daily.
More great look into the build-outs of the Mameg and Maison Martin Margiela shops after the jump.