Articles tagged Workspace

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'I aim to be free from any associations to create independent architecture,' says Tadao Ando

Osaka – Japanese self-taught architect, Tadao Ando reveals his approach to architecture wich stems from his engagement with nature.

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We’ve finally found the perfect chair for people who work from home

Copenhagen – Muuto’s new Doze lounge chair and ottoman are a living-room combo option. In reality, they could be a boon to remote workers with limited space at home. 

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The new Selfridges office puts your nomadic workstations to shame

London – The new Selfridges head office in London, as designed by Alex Cochrane Architects, is an ‘open, flexible and homely’ space that leads to high productivity.

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In Amsterdam, a high-tech HQ gives employees a phygital personal user journey

Amsterdam – Fokkema & Partners Architecten created a tailored office – one that doesn’t look or feel like a workspace – for Edge Technologies’ new home base in the Dutch …

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‘Frustration can disappear very quickly when you’re surrounded by silence’

Is Aresus, Italy – Kyre Chenven (a Californian designer) and Ivano Atzori (a Milanese former graffiti artist) decided to open their studio in a rural area of Sardinia.

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This millennial-friendly Shanghai work campus upends conventional office typologies

Shanghai – Ippolito Fleitz developed SOHO 3Q WuJiaoChang, a colourful workspace campus fit for the lifestyle of Shanghai’s young professionals.

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Note Design Studio transformed a heritage London building into a co-working space

London – The Stockholm-based practice brought art deco and Swedish Grace together for The Office Group’s newest office building, at Summit House.

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Don’t drive to your studio for over an hour unless it’s worth it, says a Japanese designer

Kyoto – Teruhiro Yanagihara’s former studio was buried in the north of Kyoto and served also as a residency for international creators.

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A streetwear-brand’s office in Tokyo shows a little elegance can improve teamwork

Tokyo – Mastermind’s offices in Tokyo don’t look like what you’d expect from a streetwear apparel brand. And yet, to design studio I IN, it made HR sense.

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Slack’s new Californian HQ honours the hiking trail that leads to its Vancouver office

San Francisco – When Studio O+A was asked to design the San Francisco head office for workplace app Slack, the team found inspiration in an odd place: the Pacific outdoors.

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In Southern China, this work site was built to safeguard and revitalise an ancient craft

Jingdezhen, China – Jingdezhen’s BingDing Wood Kiln by AZL Architects is a contemporary workspace centred on the traditional wood kiln of porcelain craftsmen.

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To operate construction machinery remotely, a Japanese lab designs a special space

Tokyo – Designed by Domino Architects, the Kobelco Lab at the University of Tokyo is equipped to control a heavy crane located 800 km away.