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Grown-up new workspace for academic tech firm

Align director Gurvinder Khurana leads me into Mendeley’s user testing room. It’s actually a pair of rooms designed for observing…
18 Jul 2016

Nordic in New York

Danish design studio SPACE Copenhagen is known for the distinct new-Nordic minimalism that runs through its work, which ranges from…
05 Jul 2016

Shoreditch offices by Studio Octopi

Transforming industrial buildings into cool workspaces has been prevalent in global office design for years. As independent design studios such…
28 Jun 2016

Lookup office, Bangalore, by Bhumiputra Architecture

The home of Lookup’s new HQ is Koramangala, one of Bangalore’s largest and most cosmopolitan districts. “The new app is…
07 Jun 2016

Brunel performance space by Tate Harmer

In the 19th century, engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel designed the first underground tunnel in the world under the River Thames.…
02 Jun 2016

Citizen Relations office by YourStudio

At Citizen Relations’ workspace in London’s Alphabeta building, it was the personality of the company that provided the key to…
12 May 2016

Greens are good for you

Office plants are as varied as the companies that install them. From the humble spider-plant to grand tropical trees, greenery…
21 Apr 2016

Berghaus HQ, Sunderland, by Rock Townsend

It’s safe to say this is the first workplace OnOffice has published that has drawn inspiration from a dry cleaner’s.…
07 Apr 2016

Can art increase workplace productivity?

Art defines nations. Globally, it’s a multi-billion-pound industry. We learn about art from a young age, fill our homes with…
17 Mar 2016

The open office: breaking the mould

The modern office is failing. This is hardly a revelation, but it’s a truth that employees around the globe endure…
08 Mar 2016

Madison Avenue offices by Rockwell Group

You know chefs are the new rock and roll stars when a major talent agency includes crucial design features specific…
18 Feb 2016

YourStudio designs colourful workspace in Alphabeta

YourStudio has designed what it describes as “the ultimate social workspace” for social media agency We Are Social in the…
01 Feb 2016

The secret to workplace happiness

Happiness = (T9+A8) + (F7+HC6) – B7 This, according to an office design specialist, is the formula to apply if…
14 Jan 2016

Airbnb's low-tech and flexible Portland office

You could say that the new office of airbnb’s Customer Experience centre in Portland, Oregon is the very antithesis of…
22 Dec 2015

Which is your Shoreditch tribe?

Miniature versions of 30 local residents, business owners and stalwarts are on display at a new office building in London…
10 Dec 2015

AB Concept's Chinese motifs with a difference for W hotel Beijing

“Our brief was to integrate Beijing’s rich history with its pulsating modern vibe”An ancient Chinese maxim goes head-to-head with maximalist…
13 Oct 2015

British Land's Marble Arch HQ by MoreySmith

Most workplace design projects can be split into two camps: speculative space for a developer, and bespoke space for a…
05 Oct 2015

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