Threefold Architects deliver new coworking space Paddington Works
Inspired by Brunel’s iconic station, the design uses a limited palette of simple and robust materials that give the the space an industrial and civic quality.
AIS worked in close collaboration with their fintech client, creating a varied space for the company’s rapidly growing team.
For years we have been building convivial spaces for collaboration, culture and creativity, but the last few months of remote working have made us look again at a neglected activity – the precious ability to focus.
In an age of real-world social disconnect, where screens demand our attention and fast-moving trends drive the physical world we inhabit, Manchester-based Jolie Studio focuses on the power of real, emotionally driven experiences that can be influenced by environment and interior space.
With employers searching to create COVID-secure workplaces in order for staff to return safely, Zip Water has created the HydroTap Touch Free Wave, a contactless drinking water system that delivers instant filtered boiling, chilled and sparkling water.
Peldon Rose were tasked with creating an inspirational environment that would see the London office become iconic for the company, and support their identity as a truly international company.
This month’s Roundtable looks at human-friendly, planet-friendly and animal-friendly design and its connotations – from products and production methods, to the wider context of creating a brand and design differential in an increasingly segmented market. Will the ethics ever outweigh the economics?