Portfolio Category: Interior Design

LEROY STREET TOWNHOUSE

TCA’s bold, original design created a spacious, airy, and inventive house out of a former garage. The owner’s investment (purchase price and gross cost of the excavation) approximately doubled after the work was completed. A dramatic four-story staircase welcomes visitors as they enter the foyer; walking past, one will encounter a room flooded with natural… Read more

MARINHA GRANDE / MGLASS

The Marinha Grande mglass collection is an edition consisting of pieces in glass and crystal designed by 23 Portuguese designers. The mglass showroom in The New York Merchandise Mart at 41 Madison Avenue is their first showroom in the United States. It was designed and constructed by Turett Collaborative Architects in less than two months…. Read more

TORONTO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Hired by SSP (large British foodservice firm and Restaurant Associates to bolster the design of their Toronto Airport food concession rfp. Developed 7 restaurant concepts from scratch including logos and signage. Short timeline, worldwide team, worked smart by creating extranet to communicate and distribute documents via website. SSP won rfp.

TELEMEDIA ACCELERATOR

When the leaders of the TeleMedia Accelerator approached TCA in November of 1999, they had a vision of a workplace where energy and innovative ideas naturally emerge, where state-of-the-art design breeds open communication. TCA responded by creating a future-focused ‘lab’ environment that encourages a new workplace dynamic. The unique nature of the TeleMedia Accelerator project… Read more

CARICA MODULAR FURNITURE SYSTEM

The Carica furniture system was developed with the goal of combining innovative materials and construction methods with traditional furniture types forming a highly adaptable product. Aluminum tubes are the primary structure of the system. To create a single unit, tubes are joined by a variety of plastic and steel connectors. Solid panels are then attached… Read more

TOMMY BOY RECORDS

For this large and well known hip hop recording company, refinement comes in sleep forms, suggestions for feng shui and energy flow, and an untraditional office design complete with weightlifting space, an aerobics room, a dance studio an isolation chamber for quiet reflection. Balance was a major theme in Turett’s design these corporate offices have… Read more

CITY BAKERY

From the moment you first spy City Bakery it is obvious this is not a typical neighborhood bake shop. The bakery’s creator approached TCA with a well-formed vision for a shop that would stand out as unique even on Manhattan’s East 17th Street; Wayne Turett worked closely with the chef/owner to bring that vision to… Read more

NEWSBAR

In the mid-1970’s, Wayne Turett had designed a popular newsstand on the Upper West Side of New York City, which subsequently won a City Art Commission award for its clean lines and intuitive functionality. Newsbar took this experience one step further, as Turett envisioned a high-end coffee bar and retail space, great looking and comfortable… Read more

TRIBECA TREATS

The owner and chef at Tribeca Treats wanted a clean interior, underscoring the idea that her ingredients and methods are pure and simple. TCA took the cue and designed a bakery that is centered on dark and white chocolate. The walls are made of a series of horizontally placed wood boards that are painted a… Read more