Archive for the ‘office & healthcare’ category

WSU Enrollment Services Center by Robert Maschke Architects, Dayton – Ohio

November 5th, 2013

A bamboo-clad canopy extends into the main lobby of the building and seamlessly folds into the centers’ shared reception area. This element continues through the space, enveloping and unifying all of the shared spaces within the program. Inflections in the bamboo surface not only allow for seating but also expand views between spaces.

Zazzle office by O+A, Redwood City – California

November 4th, 2013

Thus the company’s “poker room,” a space that may be used for meetings or for recreation, boasts double garage door entrances, fine leather armchairs and custom-designed wallpaper. None of these grace notes are essential to a meeting space—or to poker—but by providing them Zazzle communicates to its workers (and its visitors) a value infrastructure that reflects the quality of its products.

James Irvine Foundation office by ASD, San Francisco – California

November 3rd, 2013

James Irvine Foundation office by ASD, San Francisco – California

Automattic offices by Baran Studio Architecture, San Francisco – California

November 2nd, 2013

The primary objective for Automattic’s new headquarters was to create a space that could accommodate the usual contingent of maybe 15 or 20 people, but also transform to comfortably ‘plug-in’ a few hundred coders for a special program or event.

Random Studio office by X+L, Amsterdam – Netherlands

November 1st, 2013

They filled the space with lush green plants – pockets of mini gardens on the floor and huge fabric bags hanging from the sealing filled with greenery. The mirrors, high ceilings and sky lights make use of the natural lighting. And the use of wood makes the space feel warm and inviting. 

Polar Securities office by MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects, Toronto

September 30th, 2013

Polar’s identity is figuratively incorporated as Arctic imagery in the design: a fractured and minimal arctic landscape inspires the physical expression of the office, resulting in a white palette of sliced and folded planes reminiscent of breaking ice.

Kaiser Permanente Information Technology office by Huntsman Architectural Group, San Francisco

September 29th, 2013

Transitioning staff to a more open work environment meant supplementing with amenity spaces.Private offices double up as neighborhood project rooms via pocket doors with writing surfaces.

Pocket Change’s office by Blitz, San Francisco – California

September 28th, 2013

Fostering a sense of community is important to the Pocket Change team. As a result, the team dines family-style in a communal dining area, and team members share desks. No one has a separate office, so Blitz added meeting rooms to accommodate conferences and the occasional need for privacy.

Megde consultancy office by DAPstockholm, Stockholm – Sweden

September 27th, 2013

Megde consultancy office by DAPstockholm, Stockholm – Sweden

MAME beauty clinic by ZYCC, Oasaka – Japan

September 26th, 2013

MAME beauty clinic by ZYCC, Oasaka – Japan

US Assure headquarters by Gresham, Smith and Partners, Jacksonville – Florida

September 26th, 2013

Large glass panels bring natural light into interior offices and conference rooms, reinforcing the principle of transparency. Workstation footprints were reduced, low panel heights were used for workstation walls, and collaborative spaces were dispersed throughout the floor.

VIGOSS Textile showroom and design office by Zemberek Design Office, Istanbul – Turkey

September 26th, 2013

In accordance to the concept of the shell, working space is designed as a monolith form , on the purpose of creating a perception in terms of “integrity”. Designer’s desk is formed as a massive concrete plate in the middle, supported by columns.

[e-spres-oh] office by Ezzo Design, Timişoara – Romania

September 25th, 2013

[e-spres-oh] office by Ezzo Design, Timişoara – Romania

Belgo-Seeds office by Vincent Van Duysen Architects, Kortrijk – Belgium

September 24th, 2013

The brick ceiling and cast-iron columns are restored nods to the industrial past of the building, while the dark timber wall paneling, light oak floors and soft hues of fabrics and furnishings add a comfortable feel.

Bubble’s office, Prague – Czech Republic

September 23rd, 2013

Bubble’s office, Prague – Czech Republic

Migo office by Utwentysix Design Studio, Taguig – Philippines

September 22nd, 2013

Migo office by Utwentysix Design Studio, Taguig – Philippines

Konami office by Area Sq, Windsor – UK

September 21st, 2013

The office design and fit-out included fully integrated audio visual and video conferencing facilities, meeting suites, a ‘pub-style’ breakout space for staff and life-size action figures from their gaming products.

3M headquarters by THERE, Sydney – Australia

September 20th, 2013

Large scale illustrations and graphic portraits pay homage to key inventors and innovators from 3M’s past, while the company’s rich heritage was further celebrated with an unconventional and visually impressive timeline, welcoming visitors to the Australian headquarters and showcasing the company’s brand evolution over the last hundred years.

Lithium headquarters by Huntsman, San Francisco – California

September 19th, 2013

The new facility also supports complete flexibility through a variety of work environments ranging from private to highly collaborative, low to high-tech, and casual to formal all within the constraints of a modest budget. Staff can easily reconfigure furniture, and spaces convert from “heads down” to “social” with simple devices like draperies, furniture screens, or sliding panels.

M.O.B studio office, Nicosia – Cyprus

September 18th, 2013

It was really challenging for us to manage the creation of a new concept without distorting the existing energy of the space. My main concept was to create a multilevel plan using the pictures of a city as a basic model. Where ever you stand in the studio, you get the feeling that you are watching the city through a large window.