Interior floor tile company Technistone has appointed Haddonstone as its UK distributor. Principally for use in hotels, offices, airports and prestige private residences, the robust Technistone material is available in a variety of colours. Both companies will be exhibiting on stand no. 139 at this year’s show.
The Dual Ultimate glass boardroom table from Futureglass creates a corporate image that is contemporary and dynamic. The table-top can be produced in a rectangular, barrel-shaped or round form in any size, in a range of colours, including frosted or black finishes. The top can be customised by engraving, printing or etching on a company logo. It is available as a full-size, single-piece glass boardroom table, but can be split into two for small meetings.
The Klara couch, designed by Kim Klelund, is made of a solid timber frame with turned legs. It is finished in a rich purple lacquer and covered in a Gocken Job’s fabric, Rabarber – supplied by Swedish textile company Jobs Handtryck. The cushions add comfort and are inspired by the settle couches of the Gustavian period, a reflection of Klelund’s Scandinavian roots.
Alumina is a table made of environmentally friendly, forested hardwoods and 19mm toughened glass, which creates a meditative ambience. The image is sandblasted onto the reverse of the glass and highlighted by the coloured LED lights in the base, which can be phased through a spectrum of colours or set to suit the environment. The image can be sandblasted with any design including a company logo. It is especially suited for bars, clubs or reception areas and can be made to bespoke requirements.
The Royal Borough of Windsor houses Eton College, Ascot racecourse, the Queen, most weekends, and less expected, one of Britain’s top ad agencies.
Geoff Fox was browsing ebay for scrap metal one evening when he stumbled across a disused building for sale. The owners were stunned when his team turned up and dismantled it, piece by piece for rebuilding.
You wouldn’t want to walk into Burberry’s new HQ underdressed, this building would show you up. Corinthian grey marble floors, dark oak panelling and polished black chrome all spell out classic, unbudging style.
Zpstudio is an architectural and design company that produces innovative and sustainable installations, art and products. One playful example of the company’s designs is the Cowhere pouf, which has been given a “cow” effect by featuring a map of the world. The pouf is made of a printed PVC sheet, which is stitched at the four sides to create a stool.
JWT is one of the oldest and largest advertising agencies in the world. When it turned to Clive Wilkinson architects, however, to convert its New York headquarters, the notion was to reinvent the agency to appeal to the up-and-coming generation of advertisers.