Key materials in the space include steel, to represent strength and security; wood, to add a natural feel to the space. Blues and greens in the color palette represent land and sea, and add an “artistic” feel as requested by the CEO.
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Officinaleonardo pursues, in his works, several themes including the relationship between matter and light, the transparency of spaces, the inclusion of nature in the built, the ecological habitat in his self-sustainability, and psychological well-being of those living and working in the spaces created.
In terms of the office’s design itself, the space consists of a large bullpen area for the majority of employees, with breakout rooms and private offices (also known as casitas) nearby. Employees can also take advantage of bike storage and shower facilities which are a huge perk after cycling in the hot Miami sun.
We wanted to show that process of taking something raw and turning it into something so exquisite, in the same way that one’s personality can be revealed through wine consumption. The beautiful screen-printed graphic shows that gradual process as chaos becomes uncluttered when “filtered” through “En Oeno Alethea.”
Contrasting the ethereal aesthetics of poetry with the boldness of industrial style, the interior of the UXUS office prompts creativity and productivity. Inspired by the poetic trait of the “in-between”, the space is a tension of opposing elements. Soft and sharp, old and new, transparency and privacy collide to create an ever-changing environment that stimulates imagination.
Then came the fun part- creating a contemporary space that would both reflect our philosophy and function just as well. One of our maxims at IDL is based on the ethic of collaboration, and thus all workspaces were created to encourage this type of communication and transparency, which meant open spaces and no office doors.