Advertising has changed significantly in the past decade or so and requires a more collaborative and fluid team-based approach. BBH’s challenge to Urban Salon was to help them change from being a business with a creative department to a vibrant, integrative studio.
Global’s new office chair, the Arti, features our new patented flexible back support system. Arti offers a productive and comfortable, healthy back chair ready to support you through periods of prolonged sitting. Arti minimizes the possibility of resultant aches and pains with a chair back that freely moves with the user, providing excellent back support.
Rock Companies wanted a design for their new executive suite that reinforced the entrepreneurial spirit of the company. Working with ROSSETTI, they produced an eye-popping, yet sophisticated environment with just the right balance of life, work, and play.
\”â€œIt–Ã¢â€žÂ¢s becoming a –Ã‹Å“go-to–Ã¢â€žÂ¢ place,– said Joel Smith, AIA and partner at Neumann/Smith, about Detroit’s new M@dison Building. “People are asking, –Ã‹Å“Have you been to the M@dison?–Ã¢â€žÂ¢Ãƒâ€š I didn–Ã¢â€žÂ¢t realize what an impact this has had on the city.Ãƒâ€š It has been a game-changer, with everybody wanting to experience it.–
The momentum and interest in coworking seems to be increasing, which is phenomenal for full-time freelancers like me who love the home office but regularly miss the social aspect of the office-office.
As part of that movement, coworking apps that connect people to desks (and people to people!) are making their debuts seemingly every month. And even though Washington, DC, is still working to define its coworking spaces for entrepreneurs in the region, I know that at least three coworking apps — LooseCubes, DeskTimeApp, and (the forthcoming) SharedDesks — can help me expand my network and get new ideas when I’m traveling.
I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing designer Matthew Smith, Principal at SquaredEye, on his role in spearheading CoWork Greenville (SC). Check out the images of CoWork Greenville (taken by Mykal McEldowney) and Matthew’s answers to my questions — all to get a peek into their modern cowork environment *and* understand the context, dynamic, and goals behind its existence.