Three questions to: Anna and Dag Klockby (GÀrsnÀs)

„Day“ office chair (design: Pierre Sindre)
© GÀrsnÀs

Premiere at ORGATEC: In Cologne, Swedish manufacturer GĂ€rsnĂ€s presents itself on the German market for the first time. Pieces of furniture by the tradition-steeped manufacture are to be found in almost every public building in Sweden and in many renowned offices. Three questions to the two chief executive officers, Anna and Dag Klockby, about timeless Scandinavian design and the significance of quality in today’s product world.

Three questions to:
Joachim H. Faust (Managing partner HPP Architects)

Dreischeibenhaus, DĂŒsseldorf (Architecture: Helmut Hentrich and Hubert Petschnigg)
© Momeni Gruppe

The “Dreischeibenhaus” in DĂŒsseldorf is considered an international icon of modern architecture. The award-winning modernisation by HPP Architects made the office building fit for the future. We asked Joachim H. Faust, managing partner of HPP, three questions concerning the moderate treatment of existing building structures.

Destination for New Ideas:
Vitra presents “Work” at ORGATEC 2016

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© Vitra/Florian Böhm

From 25 to 29 October, Vitra presents ‘Work’ at the ORGATEC trade fair in Cologne – a dedicated hall exploring the role that work plays in our lives and culture and examining how we furnish the dynamic spaces that enable it. In partnership with other renowned brands, ‘Work’ showcases all the elements that will impact the workspaces of today and tomorrow.

Enjoyment of work:
Playful office concepts (part 1)

Alphabeta Building (Architecture: Studio Rhe), London ©Hufton+Crow
Alphabeta Building (Architecture: Studio Rhe), London ©Hufton+Crow

Communicative, young and colourful: these are the main characteristics of latest projects focussing on fun and creativity in daily work routines. With playful designs and exceptional interiors, these working environments provide for a special office experience – while simultaneously increasing the motivation of the staff.