WE recently completed furnishing the refurbished meeting rooms at Workspace groups meeting rooms in the Canterbury Court, Clerkenwell and Canalot sites. Working with Generate Studio the project utilised the CPH30 meeting table from Hay with the linoleum worktop and the About a chair, also from Hay. The chairs were supplied in a couple of different finishes to...Read more
The installation of the Alcove seating at Canterbury Court took place over the Summer. Workspace Group created some additional breakout/meeting space for their tennants on the mezzanine area of Canterbury Court in Kennington Park.
Redesign and refurbishment of the central food court in one of Britains largest shopping centres. Intu Lakeside shopping centre in Thurrock Essex is the 7th largest shopping centre in the country and as part of ongoing major investment in the centre, the food court area has undergone a major facelift.
WE are often asked for assistance in creating a good looking and functional conference space. To try and help with this we have presented a quick shortlist on how to achieve this goal.
Shown below are some very real concerns that should be addressed when specifying seating for conference centres and auditoriums and some of our examples of where the advice has been followed.
When the people watching a presentation are squirming in their seat...Read more
One of our recent shopping centre food court projects is the Victoria shopping centre in Londons Victoria train station.
As part of Victoria Place Shopping Centres remodelling works, Working Environments worked alongside Haskoll architects to help specifiy and supply the central foodcourt loose furniture package.
The Catifa 44 chair in a range...Read more
WE have been working with A.G. Leventis Gallery in Nicosia, Cyprus, to source and supply the seating for the auditorium space in their new museum. Staff from the museum came to Clerkenwell last year to look at seating options and after a few showroom visits they decided on the Theo chair from Chorus Furniture.
Photo: James Hudson
If you didn't explore the extremities of last month’s Clerkenwell Design Week you will have missed one of our favourite exhibits. Tucked away in the garden of St James' Church Clerkenwell, fantastic Scandinavian manufacturer Vestre used this backdrop to showcase some of their collection.
We love their beautifully designed, colourful, fun range of products for public spaces. Seeing the the range in this setting allowed us to not only view how...Read more
The Norse chair designed by Simon Pengelly for Modus has been awarded the prestigious Design Guild Mark. Now in its seventh year, the Guild Mark rewards excellence in the design of furniture in volume production. The criteria are for excellence in four fields -design,the use of materials, manufacture and function.
The Norse chair, designed by Modus long term Modus collaborator Simon Pengelly...Read more
The Design Guild Mark, now in its seventh year since launching in 2008, rewards excellence in the design of furniture in volume production. By the award of this Guild Mark for designs which meet The Furniture Makers’ Company criteria, the designers receive due recognition and the industry is made more aware of the importance of investment in design.
The Design Guild Mark rewards the work of...Read more
Another beautifully classic piece from Tonon Italia.
Pit modern and minimalist. WE think the design team of Maly Hoffmann Kahleyss have surely created a new masterpiece. We aren'nt alone with the chair winning a prestigious Red Dot design award.
The perfect intergration of design and craft the minimalist shape of the shell, fully...Read more