Offices

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Project • By ATÖLYEOffices

Dubai Future Foundation Accelerators Space

The Dubai Future Foundation’s “Accelerator Space” sought to create a holistic brand experience across the Area 2071 technology hub to create a vibrant and productive space. The main purpose of the space is to host emerging technology start-ups that participate in accelerator programs in cooperation with the government and also private sector entities. Caption ATÖLYE’s goal was to design a scenario-based layout system to enable different modes of interactions and different acts of working. Our research showed that, in order to build a holistic experience and establish Area 2071 as a leading innovation platform on a global scale, effective interventions needed to be made.  Caption After 80 hours o... More

Project • By NoName ArchitectureOffices

Vertical City

ClientNational University of La PlataYear2017LocationLa Plata, Buenos Aires, ArgentinaProject authors:No Name Architecture (Arch. Juan Verdaguer Aguerrebehere) Caption Caption "Buildings in the city, thought of as a city."It seeks to change the conception of movements in the city, change the concept of distance traveled and minimize it, concentrating part of the occupation program in the building, to stop thinking about changing from one neighborhood to another, but to change from one building-city to another. other.The floors of the building reflect that the programs interact on the same level, expanding or contracting at the different heights of the tower.The combination of color programs and places materialize a volume marked... More

Project • By Kjellander SjöbergOffices

Paushuset

The point of departure for the project has been to promote a vibrant urban environment in central Enköping, transforming the Bagaren city block, referred to as Paushuset, into an open and inviting meeting place with low thresholds. The aim is to intensify the central public flows and to reinforce the position of Stora Torget as an important place for the entire town. Caption History and urban fabricEnköping was originally established as a market town. During the Viking Age, shoreline of the Mälaren lake was further inland, and there was an important port where Stora Torget lies today. The clearly defined grid structure of the urban fabric gives the inner town its character, with remnants of older timber townhouses. The... More

Project • By Dietrich | UntertrifallerOffices

DC3 Tower

The tower in Vienna’s Donauplatte area complements the towers DC 1 and DC 2 by Dominique Perrault and offers 832 apartments for temporary living. The 100-meter-high building is connected on several levels to the existing Donaucity quarter as well as to the transport network via public plazas and paths. The projections of the three-dimensionally warped façade elements correspond to cozy alcoves, which frame the view of the Danube and the city in every room. Dietrich Untertrifaller Urban Context The narrow property – hardly more than a traffic island, surrounded by Wagramerstraße, motorway access and underground line – presented us with great planning challenges. But the attractive location on the Danube... More

Project • By Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & PlannersOffices

NYPL, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

Ongoing renovations at this New York City and National Historic Landmark in midtown Manhattan will enable the library to provide a greater range of public facing-programs, exhibitions, and amenities, augment research facilities, and improve logistics and services for its many constituents as the building continues into its second century. Spaces formerly serving back-of-house uses are restored for public use—including the Center for Research in the Humanities, dedicated to research and scholarly work. Other proposed enhancements include the Marshall Rose Plaza, a new public entrance and terrace, new exhibition, retail, and café functions, as well as adding vertical circulation and upgrading building systems, all in deference to... More

Project • By OPENBOOKOffices

MMC Village

Architecture and interior design project for the new Marsh & McLennan Companies’ headquarters in Lisbon (Mercer, Marsh and Guy Carpenter). An office designed to enhance group culture and staff engagement.  spacesandplaces.pt spacesandplaces.pt spacesandplaces.pt More

Project • By Liqui GroupOffices

Seedrs Office

Liqui’s commercial interiors team provided a full concept to reality service for Seedrs new London headquarters; delivering a comprehensive office design and build. This included virtual reality renders; together with furniture and lighting design and manufacture; as well as total project management and complete office fit-out. The Scandinavian inspired workspace design reflects the client’s collaborative nature. Upon entering the office you are met by a Birch Ply canopy that encompasses the reception area. Also visible is the stunning events space with hexagonal tiered seating. The new interior office design also includes informal sit/stand workstations, a suite of meeting rooms and a coffee shop inspired kitchen/cafe area whi... More

Project • By Work of ArchOffices

Project No3

Project No 3 designed by Work of Arch Studio; as the management floor of a six-storey factory. It has been designed with 4 executive offices, a meeting room, a reception and a wating area on a single floor of 350 m2.   It is aimed to create a warmer and natural environment by making maximum use of perspective and daylight in an office design. Different concepts have been considered in the design of the spaces. in the color scale, more natural tones and textures are preferred in some rooms, while black and gray tones are used in others to give a masculine and eclectic effect. The existing frescoes and heirloom furniture have been reconsidered within the design integrity in the executive rooms where the second generation works actively... More

Project • By OB Architecture LtdShowrooms

Lanzante Showroom

The supercar showroom, offices and storage facilities we designed for Lanzante automotive company with overnight accommodation for guests and clients, all combined together in one building. OB Architetcure OB Architetcure The offices and storage facilities are set behind the showroom and are divided from each other by double height glazed links. Different materials help create definition to the different functions, but the overall palette is calm and muted to tie everything together. OB Architetcure OB Architetcure More

Project • By GROUP AOffices

HQ Dow Benelux

GROUP A designed the exterior, interior and layout of the site of the new headquarters for Dow Benelux, the Terneuzen Diamond Center at the debouchment of the Westerscheldetunnel. Knowledge sharing and cooperation where the important spear points of the MVP. Dow therefore has set up an “Innovation & Meeting Centre” in the new office building, open to the public, in order to stimulate cooperation in the chemical sector.Since 1964 Dow Benelux has been located west of Terneuzen (Netherlands). The various functions are spread over the entire factory site. For the new headquarters Dow chose to place this outside the site.This new location is located at the outlet of the Westerscheldetunnel embedded in the Zeeuws-Vlaanderen polder... More

Project • By Isidoro Mastronardi ArchitetttoOffices

Merrild Training Center and offices - Denmark

In 2015, Lavazza acquired the Danish group Merrild, a leading coffee manufacturer in the retail industry in both Denmark and the Baltic region. With the take-over came a desire to reorganise the company’s structure and image and to undertake the much-needed refurbishment of the Danish offices. So, the main intent was to draw attention to the fusion of the two conglomerates, although still granting visibility to Merrild and its respective culture. The refurbished building has typical Northern-European features, with 1800 sqms set in extremely pleasant and quiet surroundings. The client’s main requirement was to integrate, from the standpoint of style and image, the distinctive brand identities of Lavazza and Merrild, by combin... More

Project • By Isidoro Mastronardi ArchitetttoOffices

Carambar offices - Paris

Carambar’s offices in Paris combine analysing the company’s visual identity and spatial planning. Designing the new Parisian offices of French confectionary multinational Carambar, known around the world for its sweets and delicacies, also required meant finding an effective visual identity. This resulted in a thorough analysis of the brand’s corporate image, starting from the architectural design and moving on to find a visual identity. The key players in this project are the bold colours chosen for the communication strategy and the neutral tones of the office furniture. The offices for Carambar are an example of how to combine visual identity with spatial planning. The overall layout is inspired by the principles o... More

Project • By Isidoro Mastronardi ArchitetttoOffices

Carte Noire offices - Paris

In 20016, Lavazza acquired Carte Noire, a French top-quality coffee maker with similar characteristics as to quality, customer base, attention to image and communication. Construction work run alongside the acquisition of the subsidiary company. The new offices are located at number 58 Avenue Émile Zola, in the heart of Boulogne-Billancourt, a neighbourhood near the centre of Paris, which has undergone recent redevelopment. Here, Carte Noire employs approximately 140 people and occupies two floors, the sixth and seventh floor of a recently constructed building, which stands out for its irregularly shaped, narrow floorplan. The interior is bright as it is flooded in natural light. The real challenge of this project was to convey th... More

Project • By FlosOffices

Riva Offices Milan

Riva Group is Italy's largest steel producer and the fifth biggest player in the European steel industry. Founded in 1954 by Emilio Riva, a pioneer in postwar Italian steel, the Group has specialised in the manufacturing of products using electric arc steelworks, and in 60 years of business it has achieved an international leadership, expanding in the main European countries, thanks to high production standards and to a focused and steady strategy of growth and investments. Chaired by Claudio Riva since May 2014, the Group is privately owned and employs almost 5,000 people. To think of new lighting systems in the most modern design sector is one of the priorities of the Riva Group. For this reason, specialised and custom made Flos' luminai... More

Project • By FlosOffices

Alberto del Biondi Offices

Alberto del Biondi Offices is situated in Padova (Italy). It is a Design and Product Creation Company in the Shoe and Accessories Industry, realizing unique and brand right solutions, supported by intensive research and creativity around materials. Its founders, Alberto del Biondi and Sabrina Maschio, combine state of the art innovation and traditional artisanal know how, allowing its clients to develop unique product solutions and to dramatically accelerate the speed to market.   To think of new lighting systems in the most modern design sector is one of the priorities of the company Alberto del Biondi. For this reason, specialised and custom made Flos' luminaires have been used in their offices.   Images: © Santi Caleca More