Collection by Zachary Edelson

A Ten-Story Sculpture Inspired by Stained Glass in an Historic Paris Store


In the Paris' venerable Printemps department store, two Toronto-based firms were tasked with enlivening a new atrium and creating a unique experience for visitors. YabuPushelberg, partnering with UUfie, designed this stunning steel "sail" embedded with vibrant dichroic glass.

The new atrium is at the core of the revamped Printemps, an 1865 Beaux Arts-styled building that also features an...
Taking inspiration from the Printemp's cupola, this sculpture features petal-shaped pieces of dichroic glass: the glass...
With over 18 new escalators installed, the design has no shortage of potential viewpoints.