// arthitectural / working space

Mariel Suárez
Catamarca studio


The site was a garage of 5.80 m x 2.50 m. The existing space, a black box, makes the emptiness present. Another box of wood inside the previous one is separated/detached from the floor 70 cm so as to give place to the working surface. The space between the box and the walls and roof […]


more

SPACE
Santillana


One of the most important publishing groups internationally needed to change offices to meet its needs for space. We made the most of the move to also make a much-needed culture change. Its offices had no identity and did not get any benefit from the great object they sell. For this reason our design is based […]


more

SCA design
Unilever


Spanning across an impressive area of 145,000 square feet, Unilever ‘Project Our Space’ in Maple Tree Business City has been lauded as the first of its kind in sustainable corporate interior design. The design concept brings forth Unilever’s strength as a global powerhouse administered in humanity. The core sectional area known as the ‘Heart’ of Unilever […]


more

Ippolito Fleitz Group GmbH
Headquarters Schlaich Bergermann und Partner


Schlaich Bergermann und Partner is an engineering firm with a global reputation, known above all for its stadiums, bridges and energy concepts. The firm has offices in Berlin, New York and São Paulo in addition to its main company headquarters in Stuttgart. The Stuttgart team of 110 employees used to be based in four different […]


more

Brooks + Scarpa
Jigsaw


The film editing profession requires small, dark environments free from distraction and light reflection—in essence, hermetically sealed boxes.  Yet at the same time, a film editing company, if it is to be competitive, must exist in a stimulating, socially interactive workspace, alive to workers and clients alike—a place where people will want to be. It […]


more

Sub Estudio
Santa Clara Ad Agency


Located in São Paulo, in a Isay Weinfeld’s new building, the Ad Agency Santa Clara was designed by Sub Estudio from the architecture project to the furniture.Occupying the middle of a street block, the building consists in two different parts, a square, that is right on the middle of the street block, and a real […]


more

Sergey Estrin Architects
Sanofi-Aventis Company’s Office in Moscow


The location for the new office – in the business center that was built where “Minsk” hotel had been located – was chosen by Sanofi-Aventis in the first place because of the convenience of being close to the city center, at one of its main streets. This “geographic” advantage, however, had its weak sides as […]


more

Camenzind Evolution
Google EMEA Engineering Hub


Google is not a conventional company, and does not intend to become one. This is readily apparent in their new offices for Google’s EMEA Engineering Hub in Zurich, Switzerland, where the design cultivates an energized and inspiring work environment that is relaxed but focused, and buzzing with activities. The new Google EMEA Engineering Hub in […]


more

Mathieu Lehanneur
The JWT Agency


Perpetually on the lookout for new ways to live, sleep, create and work, Mathieu Lehanneur turns the advertising agency JWT (Neuilly/Seine) into a “digital plant station”, a new reflection from the designer about contemporary working styles and the necessary invented depictions of them when applied to the professional world of communications. Hot on the heels […]


more

ABD architects
Siemens corporation Moscow Office


This year one of the winners of the Best Office Awards became ABD Architects project of the Siemens corporation Moscow office. “Design in accordance with LEED gold certification standards and interior with some peculiar Russian motifs – were the main clients’ requirements” – said Michael Gumankov, the chief project architect. In other words, the architects […]


more

Lemay associés
Astral Media


In the spring of 2010, Astral Media relocated approximately 350 employees to four (4) floors in the heart of the action in downtown Montreal. The goals of this large-scale project included elaborating new furniture standards, fitting up flexible meeting spaces and optimizing employee interconnectivity in a contemporary, energetic and versatile working environment. Based on the […]


more

KINZO
WORKOUT for adidas


Round about 1,700 adidas designers, developers, scientists and marketing strategists have moved into a new working environment at the corporation’s headquarters in Herzogenaurach, a building distinguished by an exterior and an interior which strike new paths – literally: glass walkways cross the inner courtyard, intertwining like the laces of a sports shoe. The Berlin Design […]


more

ID+S Design Solutions
Astral Media


For the second year running, Montreal design firm id+s Design Solutions has won the Shaw Contract Group’s “Design is…“ international award for Innovative new space, this year, for the executive offices of Astral Media, located on the 27th floor of the Maison Astral building at 1800 McGill College in Montreal, Quebec. Astral is one of […]


more

C+S Associati
HBB – Harbour Brain Building


HBB architectural design intercepts the atmosphere of the Venice Arsenale: a sequence of void spaces temporararily occupied by objects (the ships) which had to be built, repaired or were simply housed. The program for the building is that to become the harbour station housing the computers which control the seaport trafic at the new Venice […]


more

Resolution: 4 Architecture
RMS California


Directed by the vision of Hemant Shah, CEO and founder of Risk Management Solutions, RES4 was requested to implement an environmental transformation into the design of RMS’s new U.S. Headquarters, similar to the work completed by RES4 at their Hackensack, NJ office. Despite the ongoing economic crisis, the company’s growing success was taken in high […]


more

HASSELL
PTTEP Headquarters


PTTEP, Thailand’s national petroleum exploration company, occupies eighteen floors in the ENCO building in Bangkok, consolidating functions previously spread across a number of sites. The competition-winning design creates an open plan workplace, configured around a new internal stairway that provides a physical and visual link between all levels of the 45,000 square metre tenancy. Breakout […]


more

ShortList_0 Design Group
Solar Plaza Fargo


This new downtown destination is a place to congregate, shop, eat, live and work.  It also generates its own solar power.  The Solar Plaza’s unique sculptural shape, with sweeping solar panel surface and curvaceous wraparound glass, adds a new dimension to the progressive development of renewable resources. Site design philosophy retains the pedestrian-scale experience at […]


more

inFORM studio
HLA – Office for Houseal Lavigne Associates


The renovation of an eleventh floor suite in the 1926 Art Deco Metropolitan Building, located in the heart of the Chicago theater district, provided a unique opportunity for a young and progressive planning firm to increase their profile within the city of Chicago. The original space, layered with aging ceiling tile and threadbare carpet, quickly […]


more

Nomade architettura
Queen


The need of the customer (QU.E.EN), company that produces renewable-sustainable energy, was to join in a single environment the ordinary office activities with an unexpected showroom whose features would serve to show clients the company’s power plants that are already installed and running. The head quarter is located  in an open space ex- warehouse with […]


more

HASSELL
Deutsche Bank


Deutsche Bank seized the opportunity to create an innovative workplace when it relocated its head office to the International Commerce Centre in Kowloon. The new headquarters aims to demonstrate their strength, innovation and ambition in the region while nurturing its people and culture. Creating efficient shared facilities and connecting over 2,000 staff and several business […]


more