Puma City Movable Retail and Event Location Puma City was built for the 2008 Volvo Ocean Race. Overall, 24 shipping containers were used for this portable store that traveled around the world for a year. The light-filled, airy interior is a whopping 11,000 square feet and features plug-in HVAC and electrical systems, allowing it to be simply plugged in at each location. Between locations, the store was taken apart and loaded onto a cargo ship to be transported.
Isabel Marant's Bangkok store. Location: Bangkok, Thailand; firm: Parisian studio Ciguë; description: The intricate bamboo screens were handmade by local Thai craftsmen, and woven in three different patterns and densities.