Articles tagged Office


HOK’s high-rise tower stands out eccentrically against the urban landscape

ABU DHABI – The design for the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company tower in the United Arab Emirates capital is motivated by the attitude ‘less is more’.


Fránek Architects connects building research to the earth

SLAVKOV U BRNA – Originally constructed in 2015, the eco-friendly LIKO-Noe office building is now seeing results.


A blunt, bold volume by a|911 transmits a strong physical presence

HIDALGO – The elongated office building marks the entry point to the Platah industrial complex which is a location so isolated that a purpose-built road was laid before users could …

Mixed Use

Sprawling stairs twist around PPAG’s artificial mountain

DEUTSCH-WAGRAM – The well-known phrase ‘just because you can, doesn’t mean you should’ falls to pieces thanks to Pah Cej Kah; a multi-use project in Austria.


Guillermo Santomà fills a Barcelona workplace with the magic of Miami

Barcelona – The new headquarters of ad agency The Keenfolks in Barcelona are a poetic example of how to achieve more with less.


Free-floating pods add intimateness to MullenLowe’s headquarters

WINSTON-SALEM – If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. While the maxim may not normally fly in the volatile world of advertising, New York-based TPG Architecture stuck with the building’s existing …


Workplace readers' choice: top projects of 2016

Taking the humdrum out of the working day, these office spaces use functional and visual elements to conjure up excitement and enthusiasm for staff and businesses alike. Sneak a peek at Frameweb's …


Gensler gets self-sufficient at Etsy's headquarters

BROOKLYN – Gensler devises a 60,000 sq-m interior for Etsy that runs on its own regenerative ecosystem.


Those Architects presents a grown-up office space for a maturing company

CHICAGO – Australian studio Those Architects has generated a sophisticated response to the ongoing dilemma of the work/life balance for financial data services company Ansarada.


Gensler draws on the domestic appeal of a Sydney home for tech giant Dropbox

SYDNEY – Despite the global nature of the client, themes and imagery from Australia were vital in the development of the design. 'We want it to have the DNA of the Dropbox family but with a design …


Workers inhabit the walls in Linehouse's design for NextEV

SHANGHAI – In a studio for a Chinese electric-car company, Linehouse houses the central working area in a shifting timber-and-glass shell.

Interior Design

Co-working hub by Supermachine Studio is a conduit for creativity

BANGKOK – Hubba wanted a playful format for a mixture of business and individual clients who require workspace for a range of independent needs.