Profiles

    Year

      Results: 71

      Regent Lighting’s Joker: a seriously good lamp

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      18.05.2020

      With its new Joker desk lamp, Swiss lighting specialist REGENT LIGHTING is revolutionising lighting for the workplace.

      Work hard, play hard with BoConcept

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      05.05.2020

      In their short film, Danish manufacturers BoConcept show how their products can be utilised equally well whether in a home, hospitality or office environment and give a taste of what contemporary living and work space can look like.

      Easy does it: Trendoffice

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      29.04.2020

      TRENDOFFICE’s to-sync collection is a simple and convincing office chair series for coworking spaces and start-ups.

      The best seat in the house: ZÜCO

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      08.04.2020

      ZÜCO may have been in business for almost a century, but that doesn’t stop the Swiss seating experts embracing the latest technology for enviable ergonomics.

      Don't shush me!: BOSSE

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      30.03.2020

      Decades of experience has secured German manufacturer BOSSE’s position as a pioneer of room-in-room solutions – sustainable and comfortable spaces for trouble-free communication.

      Light for more well-being at work

      LUCTRA

      20.03.2020

      Light has a considerable influence on performance and well-being. LUCTRA VITAWORK brings biologically effective light to the workplace.

      If walls could talk: Arlon Graphics

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      16.03.2020

      Print-graphics experts Arlon Graphics are moving into interiors with an architectural range of high-quality vinyl wallcoverings – spreading bubble-free creativity across both commercial and residential spaces.

      ON A ROLL: REGENT LIGHTING

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      28.02.2020

      Swiss lighting specialists REGENT LIGHTING's new rollable diffuser RUN+ finally makes uninterrupted, joint-free lighting planning possible. Nothing's going to stop us now.

      LETROH: ELECTROSOPHY

      Letroh

      26.02.2020

      Do not follow the flow, bring it where you want.

      Straight talking: System 180

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      17.02.2020

      With its dynamic, contemporary workplace-furniture solutions, Berlin-based brand SYSTEM 180 tells it like it really is.

      Book smart: Kinzo

      Alun Lennon

      05.02.2020

      Interior-architecture office Kinzo discuss their latest project in Berlin for publisher Suhrkamp, and how instagrammability is not how they gauge success

      Re:work – adaptive reuse in office interiors

      Peter Smisek

      05.02.2020

      Architects are adding value to the world of work via adapted workspaces that are small on carbon liability and big on creative solutions.

      Reuse it, or lose it!: Kinnarps

      Brand story

      James Wormald

      23.01.2020

      It’s fair to say that most people will do the right thing if given the chance – and with their new Better Effect Index rating tool, KINNARPS, the Swedish furniture manufacturer, are putting this theory to the test.

      Occhio: from evolution to revolution

      Brand story

      Julia Hauch

      22.01.2020

      Munich-based company OCCHIO has been revolutionising the light in our rooms for 20 years – systematically, brightly, with future-oriented technologies towards a new culture of light. And that’s only the beginning.

      On your marks!: Montana X Frame Creative Challenge

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      14.01.2020

      In cooperation with Frame, Danish manufacturer MONTANA is calling on young designers everywhere to take part in a special design challenge.

      Form follows informality: MELOUNGE from PALMBERG

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      02.12.2019

      Casual encounters can often turn out to be the most meaningful. PALMBERG's continuously reconfigurable, soft-seating system MELOUNGE is changing the face of the office meeting.

      Nice work if you can get it: Kusch+Co’s new Creva series

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      28.11.2019

      Premium contract-furniture manufacturer Kusch+Co is using design to transform traditional work cultures into something altogether more welcoming.

      Getting high: Kusch+Co helps make airports better places to ...

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      28.11.2019

      In addition to health and office, Kusch+Co demonstrates how seating for transport projects remains one of its enviable core competences.

      Go big or go home: Kusch+Co

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      28.11.2019

      With a new owner, a new look and new strategy, established German furniture brand Kusch+Co is setting its sights even higher.

      Island life: König + Neurath

      Brand story

      Norbert Philipp

      06.11.2019

      With their ultra-flexible room-in-room systems, German manufacturer KÖNIG + NEURATH offer solutions to every imaginable layout scenario required of the modern office – without interfering with the existing structure.

      Everything is illuminated: Luctra Vitawork

      Brand story

      Claudia Simone Hoff

      23.10.2019

      Light is an essential component for well-being in the workplace. With VITAWORK, the German manufacturer LUCTRA has developed a flexible floor lamp that can illuminate entire offices with both direct and indirect light.

      Villeroy & Boch: Collaborative workspaces – ...

      Villeroy & Boch

      21.10.2019

      Fabrik N°09: an office concept that brings new and sustainable life to an existing structure and depicts modern working environments in an innovative high-tech area.

      Work away from Work, Stockholm: ERCO

      Brand story

      Erco

      15.10.2019

      Flexible working in Swedish: Modern office locations with LED light from ERCO

      We can work it out: Interstuhl

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      10.10.2019

      In order to create bespoke solutions for various different areas of application, INTERSTUHL has undertaken a detailed analysis of today’s work processes.

      The future of work: Interstuhl

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      10.10.2019

      With its new SPLACES concept, INTERSTUHL combines its high-quality product portfolio with a comprehensive planning service.

      You seem different: Interstuhl

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      10.10.2019

      The German INTERSTUHL brand is transforming itself from a chair manufacturer into an integrated provider of office solutions, developing optimal work scenarios together with architects and planners.

      My office, my way: new workplace design

      Peter Smisek

      09.10.2019

      Same chair, same desk, same office – not anymore. Today's office workers are increasingly demanding more from their workspaces and designers, as well as manufacturers, are responding. 

      On the move: Wagner D1

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      01.10.2019

      WAGNER's new D1 office chair family by Stefan Diez dispenses with complex mechanics but is nevertheless movable on all axes – resulting in aesthetic as well as comfort benefits.

      Sitting in motion: Wagner Dondola 4D

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      01.10.2019

      Thanks to the equally simple and ingenious Dondola 4D joint from WAGNER, ‘sitting’ now becomes a thing we ‘do’.

      New Work City: Interstuhl Splaces and HUB

      Brand story

      Barbara Jahn-Rösel

      17.09.2019

      INTERSTUHL has carefully analysed the way we work today and, with Splaces, developed a platform concept for interior architects and office planners which unites all services and products.

      Out of office is so yesterday: Fantoni Atelier

      Brand story

      Dominic Lutyens

      12.09.2019

      With the new Atelier collection, Italian manufacturer FANTONI is launching a highly flexible, functional and elegant working environment for the office of tomorrow. It could be that employees won’t want to take holidays anymore.

      Have we met?: USM

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      03.09.2019

      If you think you know premium Swiss brand USM – with its iconic modular storage and display system – think again.

      Office gossip: Palmberg on Palmberg

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      27.08.2019

      Palmberg’s in-house office planner Gutha Schellhorn explains how the company puts its money where its mouth is.

      Aural sex: Palmberg’s acoustic collection

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      27.08.2019

      Leading German office-furniture manufacturer makes sweet love to your ears with its range of sound-managing products.

      Believe the spin: DISC from Palmberg

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      27.08.2019

      Palmberg’s new, super-agile, sound-absorbing DISC space-divider makes for agile offices.

      Yes, we can: coworking spaces up their game

      Peter Smisek

      21.08.2019

      Not just hubs of industry and knowledge exchange, the latest cohort of coworking spaces serve as social platforms, too. And all gloriously analogue.

      The feel-good factor: Palmberg

      Brand story

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      24.07.2019

      Want to learn to love your workplace? And without the use of medication? German office-furniture brand Palmberg, with its flexible system of space-shaping products, has the solution.

      Keep it in the family: Steelcase Cavatina

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      11.07.2019

      With its new Cavatina collection, the office-furniture manufacturer STEELCASE offers a versatile, uncomplicated chair family that is suitable for all purposes of modern working environments, from individual workstations to large, open meeting areas.

      Sea change: Dauphin Reefs

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      18.06.2019

      With its new Reefs collection, German office-furniture manufacturer DAUPHIN provides planners with a flexible, modular tool that transforms open spaces in the workplace into a multifunctional infrastructure for working, exchanging and relaxing.

      In high office: Pedrali at NeoCon 2019

      Brand story

      Alyn Griffiths

      14.06.2019

      Leading Italian design manufacturer Pedrali draws the crowds in Chicago at the world’s foremost contract-design fair.

      Screen time: Vibe by Kinnarps

      Brand story

      Anna Winston

      04.06.2019

      The new Vibe screens from Swedish office-solutions specialists KINNARPS transform noisy workspaces into calm oases.

      The tables are turning: Steelcase Bivi

      Brand story

      Norbert Philipp

      09.05.2019

      The office furniture manufacturer STEELCASE found inspiration for its new workplace series Bivi by studying the success of start-ups.

      Support group: Wagner's D1 swivel chairs

      Brand story

      Katharina Schwarze

      30.04.2019

      The D1 swivel chair family designed by Stefan Diez for WAGNER keeps users moving with its innovative joint mechanism, while fundamentally changing our conception of how office chairs look.

      Enjoy the silence: Bosse

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      24.04.2019

      With the "Bosse Cube 4.0", German company BOSSE offers an easy-to-install and variably adaptable room-in-room system with high-quality technological equipment for the office of tomorrow.

      LET'S BLUE-SKY THIS!: NEW OFFICES BUILDINGS

      Peter Smisek

      22.01.2019

      With their bold and expressive forms, textured facades, and sustainable-design features, new office blocks around the globe are showing that they mean business – now and in the future.

      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.

      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

      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.

      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

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      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.

      acousticpearls: perceptions of space

      Brand story

      Katharina Sommer

      19.10.2016

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

      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.

      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.

      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...

      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

      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.

      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

      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.

      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

      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

      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.

      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

      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

      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.