Apple store by Foster + Partners opens in Istanbul
The first Foster-designed Apple store has opened in Istanbul, Turkey. The British firm was commissioned in 2013 to design retail spaces for the computer technology, electronics, and digital distribution company, extending a collaboration begun with the ongoing project for Apple Campus 2, the Silicon Valley giant’s new headquarters in Cupertino. A glazed box on the main plaza of the Zorlu shopping center announces the presence of , and gives a view into, the two-level establishment tucked underground.
analyzes in each issue a theme related to a city, a country, a tendency or an
architect, with articles by leading specialists complemented by commentary on works
and projects illustrated in detail. Published bilingually, with Spanish and English
texts placed side by side.
covers current topics, taking stock of recent trends in set sections: cover story,
works and projects, art and culture, books, technique and innovation. From 2013
on, monthly and bilingual, with Spanish and English texts printed side by side.
is the third member of the AV family: a bilingual publication essentially focussed
on design projects (with special attention on competitions and construction details),
heretofore only laterally dealt with in the other two magazines.