Posts tagged 'culture'

Arif Riyanto|||

Five prize-winning books about work that offer a new perspective

An emerging genre of fiction in France is providing an unlikely brand of escapism. Growing numbers of French writers are choosing work as their subject

Mike Kononov|||

The most successful businesses understand ideas come from everyone

Katrina Larkin, co-founder of Fora, says agile working and a creative culture lead to innovation and new solutions This year’s most successful companies run on

Michael Grimm

The Calgary Central Library starts a new chapter

On 1 November last year, when the new Calgary Central Library opened, hundreds of people lined up to see their new cultural institution. A couple


Waltham Forest prepares for its year of culture

To borrow of words of Sam Hunt, creative director for the Mayor’s London Borough of Culture 2019: “The history of Waltham Forest is one of makers


Inside OnOffice November: the culture issue

Culture may be one of the most layered, far-reaching concepts ever to exist. Spanning a range of traditions, values, norms and ideas, it has long


On Culture: Katrina Larkin falls for the Scandi way of doing things

Way back in 2001, a certain DJ friend started playing a groovy electronic tune with an addictive hook that seemed to slow down then speed


Dutch music venue rocks contrast of rough & smooth

Dutch practice Ector and Hoogstad Architecten has designed a modern music venue that combines a historic factory building with a contemporary structure of Corten and


A traditional visionary

Antonio Citterio fights off the label of a signature designer. “I’m a banker, you know, or like a guy who works in insurance,” he says.



Workplace | Design | Architecture