Conception and conversion of a department store — Chaengwattana, 1027 Ploenchit Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok, Thailand — 26,000 m² — 2009 — Central Department Store Group
Say it with flowers
There's hardly anything that can't be found here. In Bangkok's vibrant disrtict of Chaengwattana the six-storied department store of the Central Department Store Group satisfies needs, desires and longings. No matter whether one is looking for a bed, a saucepan, a tablet pc or a designer outfit. Or maybe just for a bunch of flowers fort he dining table and a take-away dinner because there's not time left for cooking. The choice of goods in this 26,000 square metres sales area orientates itself by the needs of the people living in the district. The super ordinate architectural concept structures the carious assortments of goods. The flower theme, so omnipresent in Asia, is translated in various shapes and colours and corresponds with the respective departments. Since 2003, blocher partners has been collaborating with the Central Department Store Group, amongst others: Zen Department Store Bangkok.