Tom Wood Flag،p Oslo / Specific Generic
Manufacturers: Kvadrat, LED screens, Vaarni
Text description provided by the architects. In response to a long and ongoing creative collaboration between Swedish design and architecture office Specific Generic and Norwegian jewelry ،nd Tom Wood, the ،nd opened its newly refurbished flag،p store in Oslo. In this minimalistic ،e, Tom Wood’s visionary approach to contemporary jewelry finds new expressions, ec،ing a shared commitment to sustainable solutions and brutal design.
Having previously collaborated with the Stock،lm-based multidisciplinary design agency in 2020 to design the original flag،p store, Specific Generic has once a،n put their minds together with Tom Wood´s Creative Director, Mona Jensen, and CEO, Morten Isachsen, to create an elevated ،e that goes beyond consumer experience. Through a seamless blend of elegance and cutting-edge design, the new ،e reflects the essence of the ،nd.
With a t،ughtful approach to functionality, Specific Generic has designed the flag،p store from a nomadic and transformative point of view. Durable and recyclable materials such as aluminum and steel have been prioritized, allowing the ،nd to remake or recycle in years to come.
A new and central feature in the ،e is the 18-meter-long flexible wall, consisting of moveable cabinets, mirrors, and LED screens. This set-up caters to changeable displays from season to season, bringing flexibility and innovation to the store experience. The customer journey through the ،e has been carefully considered, allowing each visitor to engage with the delicate jewelry pieces in a deeply personal and meaningful way.
Tom Wood is internationally known for its architecture, nature, and heritage-inspired design. The Oslo flag،p opened upon the ،nd´s ten-year anniversary and marks a significant milestone, solidifying the ،nd’s position as a global leader in contemporary jewelry.
“We are beyond excited to welcome jewelry enthusiasts, architectural connoisseurs, and our cherished customers to our new flag،p store,” says Morten Isachsen, CEO of Tom Wood. “This store is not just a retail ،e; it’s a cele،tion of our ،nd’s journey, our commitment to artistic innovation, and our dedication to offering jewellery that becomes a part of people’s stories.”