Fairphone HQ’s

The Amsterdam head office of smartphone manufacturer Fairphone was created in 2015 by Studio Yvonne Modderman in collaboration with MDID. Located in a former industrial building, the interior is informed […]

Alexander Schärer: project50

To celebrate 50 years of USM Modular Furniture, the Swiss company has launched project50, an initiative that aims to encourage a new generation of creators from various countries to explore […]

Lucie Koldová’s writing desk

Czech lighting and furniture designer Lucie Koldová, now based in Paris, presented a writing desk this past spring called Sheets, which exhibits a classically pristine look. “This writing desk reminds […]

HAY: Soft Edge

Soft Edge, the chair series de- signed by Iskos-Berlin for Hay in 2015, represents the next step in the development of the moulded plywood technique. Using regular veneers, it provides […]

Susan Cain’s Quiet Spaces

Research shows that 31% of full-time employees do most of their work away from their official workplace, seeking physical and emotional comfort and familiarity. In her bestselling book Quiet: The […]

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Once a month, from October 2015 to May 2016, Italian brand Fantoni is organising ‘blind lunches’ at which the most diverse personalities from various sectors are invited to share their […]

Rianne Makkink and Jurgen Bey

In recent years, Studio Makkink & Bey has been increasingly focused on interiors. “We often develop special products for certain interiors, which are subsequently launched on the market”, explains Jurgen […]


String® Works is a pioneering series of ergonomic office furniture elements that are fully functional, flexible, friendly, and visually appealing. Designed by Swedish-duo Anna von Schewen and Björn Dahlström, the […]


The two products Diesis and Bemolle, by Alessandro and Francesco Mendini, constitute a new phenomenon in environmental acoustic design. Mounted on shiny black steel self-supporting structures, the composition of these […]

Lorenzo Damiani’s Flying Office

Italian designer Lorenzo Damiani has created and directly manufactured an office that is literally mobile. “The Flying Office is a mobile office, a flying one. This project renews the traditional […]

Arki-Table by Pedrali

The Arki-Table family comes in various configurations, each with a 6mm thick, solid laminate top, an extruded aluminium frame, and steel trestle legs. The high version, at 110 centi- metres, […]

Zilenzio’s space-dividing textile screen

Focus, an intimate product within ZilenZio’s collection, is a space-dividing textile screen for mounting on the desktop to help define one’s personal sphere. Note Design Studio, which devised the screen, […]

Nina Graziosi for Lensvelt

This year  presented a system of adjust- able desks called UNM (You and Me), devised in various materials by Italian/Dutch designer Nina Graziosi. However exclusive the desks might appear, they […]

Steve Symons

Young Belgian brand BuzziSpace and family-run Danish fabric firm Kvadrat joined forces at Maison&Objet in Paris and at 100% Design in London, where they launched the first range of BuzziSpace […]

Michael Schmidt, designer at code2design for Haworth

“As places where people meet and communicate, office meeting areas should fulfil two key criteria: communication should be a pleasant experience, and the meeting environment must be appealing, comfortable, and […]