Blend In With Nature
Selgascano, a Spanish design firm, located their new studio in the
middle of the woods outside of Madrid. The whole building is shaped
as a one-story pipe or a tunnel hiding among tall trees and grass.
Half of the curved roof, the side facing north, is transparent and
allows the sunlight be the natural illumination for the office occupants.
The bottom part of the “tube” is below the ground level,
which makes the desks almost level with the grass. Read more HERE.
Be Fun and Playful
found its next Stockholm home in a recently restored historical
building, Münchenbryggeriet, which is also a well-known landmark
of Stockholm’s skyline. In 1846 the building was built as
a clothing factory, and in 1857 it became Sweden’s largest
brewery until 1971. It is now Skype’s offices and the München
Brewery houses 100 employees. PS Arkitektur firm, the designer of
this fun office, was inspired by Skype brand’s playful spirit
and its mission to connect the world. Read more HERE.
Show Your Sweet and Girly Side
once run-down Melbourne warehouse has been transformed into the
dreamy world of a fashion label Alannah Hill by a very talented
architect David Hicks. The shell of the warehouse had to be structurally
upgraded, but the feel of the old building has been retained. The
designer brought together the incredible combination of the old
industrial structure - the ceiling trusses, exposed brickwork and
giant barn doors - with the softness and fun of the interior furnishings.
Read more HERE.
Be an Example of Sophistication
Take a look at what Stuart Stadler Architects
had in mind for this 5,000 s.f. space inside of the historical
Das Preysing Palais, a late Baroque masterpiece in Munich on 27th
Street. In contrast to the restored baroque, the new interior
is very modern with sophisticated lighting, texture, colors and
furniture. Read more HERE.
Make it Your Control Center
Perhaps one of the most difficult tasks for a
design firm is to design your own office. What would you create
if you were one of the most creative Holland design firms? Maurice
Mentjens Design is a creative design and animation studio in Holland.
Take a look how they resolved this difficult task. Read more HERE.
Are you thinking about making architectural changes
in your business? Contact us HERE!
See other office design ideas HERE.