Wooden Boxes

1305 Studio

10 Apr 2014

Located in the Shikumen building in Shanghai's Jingan District, 1305 Studio's office is set to be a space of multi-creative functions. The space acts not only for architecture, interior or graphic design, but also for lots of other purposes including fashion shows, art exhibitions, cocktail receptions and professional lectures. In the interest of Shanghai Lane Culture, the architects tried

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Hawkins\Brown HQ


24 Mar 2014

Hawkins\Brown has renovated a former lift factory in Clerkenwell, London to be its new headquarters after outgrowing its previous office space. The practice, which has seen staff numbers rise by 53% over the last year to total 123 in January 2014, designed the new 1,200 sq. m studios to reflect its own working methods. The rise in workload, both in the UK and abroad, comes following a series of

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NTI Head Office

Liong Lie Architects

21 Mar 2014

Liong Lie Architects has designed the new interior of the NTI head office in Leiden, Holland. NTI stands for more than 70 years of cutting-edge distance education. The new learning according to NTI is the ideal combination of online learning and classroom meetings. The assignment was to link flexible working and learning to a strong brand experience of NTI ('Flexible learning starts here') and

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Hongcheng Office Building

Peter Ruge Architekten

18 Mar 2014

The Hongcheng skyscraper is located on the banks of the Qiantang River in the new administrative and business district of Hangzhou city and home to the offices of various companies. Commissioned by the building's owner, the brief called for a unified interior design throughout the common areas that included an upgrading of the main lobby, foyers, corridors and amenities. The three storey high

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The Barbarian Group

Clive Wilkinson Architects

18 Mar 2014

Clive Wilkinson Architects' client, The Barbarian Group, creates consumer experiences for the digital world, and has blazed a trail exploring how technology could invigorate and empower people in connectivity. With a highly constrained budget, they adapted an existing 20,000 sq ft office space for a flexible community of 125 -175 Barbarians, recycling perimeter rooms and services for acoustically

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