SourceYour | So You Know Better
Breaking News
Cool offices: Golin in Chicago, USA
TPG Architecture has developed an office space for Chicago-based communications...
Markant Office Furniture filed for bankruptcy
Dutch manufacturer of office furniture Markant has filed for...
Cool offices: Ballard Spahr headquarters in Philadelphia, USA
Francis Cauffman designed the renovated regional headquarters of Ballard...
Furniture: Flying Wave armchair by å Studio
Flying Wave armchair by å Studio. Defined as a wave...
Cool offices: Ammunition in San Francisco, USA
Standard Studio has developed a new office design for industrial...
Furniture: Brackets-lite series by Nendo for Kokuyo
The ‘Brackets-lite’ series of office furniture designed by nendo...
Interview with Jacob Holm, CEO Republic of Fritz Hansen
In an e-mail interview with Austrian professional furniture producer...
Martela improves its results
Finish producer of professional furniture, Martela, announced its results...
Cool offices: NIKE offices in Hong Kong
openUU ltd. is proud to announce the completion of...
Cool offices: Future Deluxe in London, UK
44th Hill have recently completed design of offices for Future...
New TIMBA furniture line by BENE
A new spin on the office: Bene brings fresh...
Cool co-working space: Neuehouse in New York City, USA
Rockwell Group has designed a new co-working space located...
Cool offices: AKQA Clerkenwell offices in London, UK
Amos and Amos have referenced London’s historic docks and...
Cool offices: Jive Software office in Berkshire, UK
Office Principles created a colourful, quirky and friendly office...
Images of this year’s Orgatec
For images of this year’s Orgatec, which will end...
Cool offices: Mover Office by Alexander Fehre in Schorndorf, Germany
Alexander Fehre designed Movet Office Loft for manufacturer Movet...
Furniture: Satyendra Pakhalé debuts Assaya furniture for Poltrona Frau at Orgatec
Following its original conception for Poltrona Frau‘s centenary in...
Green offices: vertical garden
Vertical Garden Design’s latest project is a 113 square...
Cool offices: no overtime
For far too many of us, the workday has...
Cool offices: SkyScanner headquarters in Singapore
SkyScanner Singapore, the headquarters of Asia-Pacific operations, opened in...
Cool offices: AMS-IX office in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Established in the early 1990s as a not-for-profit organisation, AMS-IX...
Cool offices: Microsoft Gurgaon Offices in India
DSP Design Associates has developed a new office space...
Furniture: Piet Hein Eek prints Rijksmuseum artworks onto flatpack stools
The most recognisable paintings from the art collection of...
Cool offices: Arent Fox in Washington, USA
Arent Fox offices designed by STUDIOS Architecture. STUDIOS created...
Pedrali to launch furniture collections at Orgatec 2014
Italian furniture brand Pedrali will showcase its new and...
Cool offices: Stacy and Witbeck in Alameda, USA
FME Architecture + Design has designed a new office...
Spanish office furniture market expected to grow
The Spanish office furniture market is expected to grow...
Everyman Theatre Wins RIBA Stirling Prize 2014
London-based firm Haworth Tompkin’s Everyman Theatre in Liverpool has...
Cool offices: Swire Pacific Offshore in Singapore
Sennex Consultants have designed a new office space located...
Cool offices: Alien Trick in Hengelo, The Netherlands
Full service media agency Alien Trick has recently moved...
Knoll reports strong Q3 2014 results
American professional furniture maker, Knoll, announced its results for...
Cool offices: cubicles with windows inside office space
Warsaw studio MFRMGR has subdivided this office space in...
SitOnIt Seating releases limited-edition chairs to raise funds for breast cancer
Last year, SitOnIt Seating and IDEON raised more than...
Cool and sustainable offices: Google’s super-headquarters in London, UK
Google has gone to great lengths to make their...
HNI reports strong Q3 2014 results
American maker of professional furniture, HNI Corporation, announced sales...
Cool offices: Rabobank Dommelstreek office in Geldrop, The Netherlands
Rabobank Dommelstreek in Geldrop, Noord-Brabant, the Netherlands completely re-designed...
Cool offices: Radian offices in Philadelphia, USA
NELSON has developed a new office for mortgage insurance...
Cool offices: GE Design Center by Rapt Studio
GE Design Center designed by Rapt Studio. Few notes...
Cool offices: Lookout headquarters by Unispace in London, UK
Lookout Mobile Security partnered with Unispace to provide design...
Arper goes 100% office for the first time
Italian manufacturer of design furniture, Arper, introduces the Kinesit...
Cool offices: VicSuper in Melbourne, Australia
Gray Puksand have recently completed a new workspace for VicSuper...
Cool offices: Colliers International in Vancouver, Canada
SSDG Interiors developed a new office space in Vancouver, British...
Cool offices: iProspect in Fort Worth, USA
iProspect offices in Fort Worth, USA designed by VLK Architects....
Law school by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners opens in New York
The ‘New Fordham Law School‘ has opened its doors...
Furniture: strong and light honeycomb aluminium table
When working with metal, designers usually have a difficult...
Furniture: 3D-printed soft seat by Lilian van Daal
‘Biomimicry’ by Lilian van Daal is designed as an...
Cool offices: New City Hall Utrecht, Netherlands
Cool offices: New City Hall Utrecht, Netherlands. Designed by...
Kimball International will complete separation this month
Kimball International will complete separation this month. In January...
Cool offices: Mozilla Corporation in San Francisco, USA
San Francisco-based MKThink has designed a 54,000 square foot...
Cool offices: CEOffice in Moscow, Russia
CEOffice has recently moved into a new office and...

SourceYour and Charity

Everybody deserves a chance to know better We believe in education and in re-thinking the way things are done. So much talent is wasted in this world because many people (children and adults alike) do not have the opportunity to get the education they would need to make a difference in this world. Our charity donations are aimed at knowing better and improving the life circumstances for people around the globe through the means of education. We donate 5% of our revenue to charities which have education support as their main aim.

Latest News

TPG Architecture has developed an office space for Chicago-based communications firm Golin. Other than a...

Renovation is one of the most sustainable things you can do in architecture and...

London studio Hawkins\Brown carried out the conversion for University College London’s Faculty of the Built...

Dutch manufacturer of office furniture Markant has filed for bankruptcy. The manufacturer was started...

Francis Cauffman designed the renovated regional headquarters of Ballard Spahr in Philadelphia, to accommodate up...

TPG Architecture has developed an office space for Chicago-based communications firm Golin. Other than a few enclosed conference rooms, every workspace, meeting space and social space is completely open. Even the executives sit in an open “way,” separated by a non-permanent furniture solution. This was a particularly bold move for Golin (formerly known as GolinHarris), which […]

Renovation is one of the most sustainable things you can do in architecture and SOM just proved it with their latest project – 680 Folsom in downtown San Francisco. The dark and monolithic 1960s building was reinvented into an airy, glass structure that has just been awarded LEED Platinum. Reusing the strong steel structure, SOM […]

London studio Hawkins\Brown carried out the conversion for University College London’s Faculty of the Built Environment – The Bartlett – on Hampstead Road, north London. The firm has created the interim space for architecture students and staff while it remodels the school’s permanent campus in central London. “The fit-out has been designed to provide the school […]

Dutch manufacturer of office furniture Markant has filed for bankruptcy. The manufacturer was started in 1948 under the name Argo Office BV and was one of the largest office furniture brands in the Netherlands. As recent as a couple of months ago, Markant had moved to the old Samas’ headquarters, another Dutch office furniture manufacturer […]

Francis Cauffman designed the renovated regional headquarters of Ballard Spahr in Philadelphia, to accommodate up to 250 attorneys and firm-wide support staff. The offices required the development of a logical layout and more collaborative spaces and included a new conference center to serve as the front door of the firm. Perimeter common areas for informal gatherings […]

Flying Wave armchair by å Studio. Defined as a wave of the ocean to relax, this chair its own special character can punctuate the space with its voluptuous curves and allows to consider different configurations according to the desires of each. Armchair realized with the participation of Ateliers Charles Jouffre and M1 society. Source

Standard Studio has developed a new office design for industrial design firm Ammunition which is located in San Francisco, California. Source

In this week’s Bids from Hell 213: did you really win the bid? “Bid segment 2 will be awarded to three bidders. The one who has entered the best bid will be awarded the orders below the value of EUR 25,000. For each order above this value, the three selected vendors will have to enter […]

The ‘Brackets-lite’ series of office furniture designed by nendo for Kokuyo provides a variety of workplace communication spaces through the various combinations of its bracket-shaped units. Careful attention to the support of speedy inter-office networking in a compact space has driven this constellation of tables, chairs and work surfaces to its maximum capabilities. Modules provide […]

In an e-mail interview with Austrian professional furniture producer Bene, Jacob Holm, CEO of Danish design furniture maker Fritz Hansen, talked about Fritz Hansen’s design DNA, explained why Danish design is so popular and told what makes employees creative. Founded in 1872 by the carpenter Fritz Hansen as a carpentry workshop, today the Republic of […]

« Older Posts

© 2013 So You Know Better

Subscribe

* indicates required
Email Address*
Profession

Email Format


×