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      Close encounters: co-working spaces make contact

      Peter Smisek

      09.10.2018

      The saying 'It's not just a job, it's a lifestyle' takes on a whole new meaning with our latest survey of co-working spaces from around the globe.

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      The clever furniture developer

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      12.02.2018

      As the company name suggests, Randers + Radius was established in 2012 following the merger of two companies, and can thus look back on a total of 60 years’ experience in high-quality designer furniture for the contract market – a good foundation

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      In good company: office architecture works it

      Peter Smisek

      05.02.2018

      Bold, geometric forms and compelling facades characterise a new cohort of office buildings internationally, whose cool, professional dress signals the fact that they definitely mean business.

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      Design for Health

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      23.01.2018

      Scandinavia is a design trendsetter. The puristic appearance of products from Norway, Sweden and Denmark is the result of relaxed understatement and a clear design language. The Norwegian company Flokk is the market leader in the design, development

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      Creating space for creativity and innovation

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      15.01.2018

      As a leading international specialist in the design and furnishing of inspiring office and working environments, Bene has been dealing with these requirements for many years and developed custom-made solutions for different office concepts.

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      Division of workspaces

      DETAIL - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail

      11.01.2018

      For over 15 years, Italian manufacturer ADOTTA has been designing and producing partition wall systems for high-end offices. Its latest product is the Wallen wall system.

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      Better Together: COR Lab

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      03.01.2018

      When it came to developing an innovative new furniture programme to address the increasingly collaborative way we're choosing to work, premium furniture brand COR developed a collaborative creative model. This is COR Lab.

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      Change Management: adapted office spaces

      Bethan Ryder

      07.08.2017

      Industrial buildings around the world are being converted by architects into inspiring office spaces for industrious workers. Change happens.

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      Working Future: Ben van Berkel

      Madeline Bouton

      03.08.2017

      Founder of Dutch super-practice UNStudio Ben van Berkel discusses the future of the workplace. And how he works best.

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      You Can't Fight City Hall: new civic architecture

      Alyn Griffiths

      19.03.2017

      When it comes to place-making and civic pride, town halls have a special status and a responsibility. Architects get busy with the new generation of people's palaces.

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      Show Business: Dauphin's new London office

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      10.11.2016

      In its staging of inspiring work environments, premium office-furniture manufacturer DAUPHIN HumanDesign Group's new London office speaks directly to architects, designers and other professionals.

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      Cell Division: Brunner

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      08.11.2016

      With its modular CELLULAR workspaces, the German contract furniture brand BRUNNER adapts the classical work cell to the demands of the modern open-space office.

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      acousticpearls: perceptions of space

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      19.10.2016

      The Bremen firm ACOUSTICPEARLS beautifies spaces not only visually, but also acoustically.

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      Sharing is Caring: new co-working spaces

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      15.10.2016

      With the co-working phenomenon globally showing no sign of abating, architecture and design has secured a valuable stake at the project table.

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      The Work Blues: Luctra

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      12.10.2016

      German brand LUCTRA has launched an LED system for the workplace that works with your natural biorhythm, not against it. It's all about the blue light, you see...

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      Nice Work: Nurus

      Brand story

      Clare Dowdy

      17.10.2016

      With its highly considered solutions for office and contract, Turkish furniture manufacturer Nurus works hard to make work itself an altogether more pleasant experience.

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      Working It: Workplace Strategy Expo, Zurich

      Katharina Sommer

      08.02.2016

      The modern world of work is in a process of constant change. Workplace Strategy Expo, being held in Zurich on 12 and 13 April 2016, offers ways of ensuring that our working environments are fit to meet the new challenges they face, thanks to its

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      Architecture Iran

      Dominic Lutyens

      26.01.2016

      With Iran coming in from the cold, as it were, the heat is definitely on in terms of its architectural scene. Then again, many argue that the straitened era of sanctions has itself provided fertile creative ground for young Iranian architects.

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      Tough Love

      Brand story

      Johannes Hünig

      16.12.2015

      Flexible, adaptable furniture shouldn't mean a compromise on comfort. With its invaluable know-how in office furniture, DAUPHIN brings the rigour it applies to products for the work sphere to its home brand. The result: peerless comfort, extreme

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      The End of the Cubicle

      Brand story

      Johannes Hünig

      17.06.2015

      When design-led office-furniture manufacturer Nurus partnered up with global professional-services firm Deloitte to reimagine their Istanbul HQ, the result was an environment as fit for forward-facing work culture as it is creatively inspiring.

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      Working It, Living It

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      21.03.2015

      Premium Italian design brand Arper has made it its job to look at our jobs – the ongoing changes in the where and the how we work – responding with a collection of high-performance furniture designs that don't slack off in the aesthetics

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      Work-life Balance

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      17.11.2014

      At this year’s Orgatec, Italian firm Pedrali added to its collection of furniture designed in response to the evolving requirements of the contemporary contract markets, with a particular focus on the shift towards workplaces that aim to emulate

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      Furniture That Works With You

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      27.01.2014

      Almost 70 years in business and forward-thinking Japanese manufacturer OKAMURA, renowned for, among other products, its super-engineered office furniture, shows no sign of taking its eye off the ball of innovation. Sit up straight, people.

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      Architecture in Ascendance: innovative staircase design

      Dominic Lutyens

      15.12.2013

      Staircases are overdetermined things. A highly functional element in the internal circulation of a building, they are also laden with cultural and psychological symbolism. We may live in the age of the lift and escalator, but this hasn’t stopped

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      The In-Betweeners: the rise of a new office-furniture ...

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      19.11.2012

      In the grand, teleological narrative of design, things are developed to make our lives increasingly better. New forms, materials and technological innovations are introduced, self-justifying, attended by a clarity of function and value. But what

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      We Can Work It Out: design and mobile working

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      21.09.2010

      October sees the 2010 installment of Orgatec in Cologne, the leading international design fair for office and work environments. In spite of the death knell being sounded some time ago for the traditional, fixed-location office, it's still with us.

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