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Stand-up meeting or seated conference: The desk range designed for both

With the benefits of active working now well established, furniture in the office is becoming more flexible. Standing desks are becoming a common sight in

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Grant Gibson looks back at Emeco’s 20-06 chair by Foster + Partners

Ostensibly this column is about the 20-06 chair designed for Emeco by Foster + Partners, which featured in the first-ever issue of this magazine. But

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Swedbank HQ with 3XN’s statement staircases

Staircases, says Kim Herforth Nielsen of Danish architect 3XN, are the practice’s statement pieces, and the dramatic spiral examples – there are two – in

Architecture
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The Global Change Institute by Hassell

The University of Queensland’s climate-change research institute is based in an ultra-sustainable home, naturally “It is very rare that you get a brief from a

Architecture
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A-Lab’s super stack for Statoil

To quote that singular thespian of our times, Keanu Reeves, “Whoa!” Ordinarily, it’s skyscrapers that stupefy, at least in the workplace design world, but A-Lab’s

Architecture
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National Archives of France by Studio Fuksas

In Futurama, the quirky sci-fi animation sitcom dreamt up by Simpsons creator Matt Groening, the series protagonist visits an imperious Speerian building – the Mars

Architecture
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Hillcrest green digs by Nicoll Russell Studios

When Hillcrest Housing Association first floated the idea of a new company HQ, its aspirations were by no means run-of-the-mill. Indeed, the brief that they

Architecture
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Trumpf factory by Barkow Leibinger

Most workplaces try to impress from the front, prioritising receptions and client-facing areas – but machine tools producer Trumpf’s recent factory extension in Hettingen, Germany,

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UK’s most striking cladding

From primary-coloured facades and walls with eyes in the heart of London to the pigeon-repelling surface of a “jewellery box” building in Birmingham, we discover

Opinion
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Otto Block HQ by Gnädinger Architekten

Gnädinger Architekten has put its stamp on Berlin’s Potsdamer Platz with a futuristic cube for prosthetic limb developer Otto Bock  Since Berlin’s reunification, the development

Architecture

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