Tag: Workplace

Will neighbourhood office hubs replace swathes of central-city office space, and short walks replace crowded commutes?
News | Rory Hyde | 27 Jul 2020

A new world: surviving a crisis

Rory Hyde asks what sort of world we want to re-enter when we emerge from the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Made of roughly 34 tonnes of steel, the stairwell twirls effortlessly above a garden bed.
Projects | Camille Khouri | 6 Nov 2019

On a good buzz: B:Hive Smales Farm

This co-working space on Auckland’s North Shore by BVN is, by all accounts, a success story for its owners and its tenants.

Piazza Dell'Ufficio by Branch Studio Architects.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 21 Oct 2019

Branch Studio Architects wins Dezeen Award

An Australian project has been named the winner of a 2019 Dezeen Award for Small Workplace Interior of the Year.

Rooftop garden of 10 Fenchurch Avenue by Eric Parry Architects.
Discussion | Rebecca Gross | 4 Sep 2017

‘The workplace as a service’: 2017 Work Place / Work Life forum

The workplaces of the future will need to cater for a higher degree of mobility, flexibility and adaptability to remain environmentally, socially and economically sustainable and attractive to a new talent.

Sliced Porosity Block in Chengdu by Steven Holl Architects.
News | ArchitectureAU Editorial | 29 Jun 2017

Work Place/Work Life 2017 program announced

Australasia’s leading practitioners will gather in Sydney this August for a forum about the future of workplace design.

The Association of Consulting Architects 2017 salary survey found 17 percent of firms are underpaying their staff.
News | Patrick Hunn | 16 Jun 2017

‘Worrying trends continue’ in 2017 architect salary survey

An increased number of practices are underpaying architects, while the gender pay gap persists, the latest salary survey by ACA suggests.

Paramount by The Office Space
Projects | Sing d'Arcy | 14 Sep 2016

Paramount by The Office Space

Housed in the iconic Art Deco Paramount House in Sydney’s Surry Hills, this shared office designed by Woods Bagot is both thoughtful and handsome.

2016 Work Place/Work Life keynote speakers.
News | 9 Aug 2016

Keynotes announced: 2016 Work Place / Work Life conference

Keynote speakers and case study presenters revealed for 2016 Work Place / Work Life conference.

108 Flinders Street, Melbourne by Bates Smart
Award | 24 Mar 2016

2016 AIDA Shortlist: Workplace Design

Workplace Design finalists in the 2016 Australian Interior Design Awards.

The sophisticated and layered office makes art and architecture synonymous. Artwork (left to right): Untitled #35 by Bill Henson and Staging Silence 2 (2013) by Hans op de Beeck.
Projects | Freya Lombardo | 2 Feb 2016

Urban interior: Bresic Whitney

Chenchow Little Architects’ fitout for this real estate agency in Hunters Hill, Sydney departs from suburban conventions to differentiate its brand and culture.

Natural light reaches deep into the building through the atrium.
Projects | Andrew Mackenzie | 26 Nov 2015

Freedom at work: Medibank Place

With the aspiration to create one of the healthiest headquarters in the world, Medibank enlisted multidisciplinary design firm Hassell to create a head office where employees have freedom to choose how and where they work.

Kennards self storage head office is “a series of spaces within a space.”
Projects | David Welsh | 4 May 2015

Colour blocking: Kennards Self Storage

In northern Sydney, SJB Interiors has created a new working environment for this storage company – a series of spaces that reflects the communal and relaxed ethos of the family-owned business.

The L-shaped cafe and hub space encourages staff collaboration.
Projects | Peter Davies | 7 Apr 2015

Ideas exchange: CHE Proximity

Designed by Bates Smart, this new Melbourne workplace for creative agency CHE Proximity is textured and personable, encouraging staff to interact and share ideas.

Architects Office by David Edelman Architects.
Award | 13 Mar 2015

2015 AIDA Shortlist: Workplace Design

Workplace Design finalists in the 2015 Australian Interior Design Awards.

Taking the form of a barcode, aluminium screens in three finish tones enclose public areas.
Projects | Sing d'Arcy | 12 Mar 2015

The total package: Australia Post

Carr Design Group re-design both the architecture and the interiors of Australia Post’s Sydney HQ, totally transforming it.

A bulging wall of tall, black columns surrounds the Mandala Room.
Projects | Brett Seakins | 12 Jan 2015

Under the dome: La Trobe Chancellery

DesignInc’s refurbishment of La Trobe University’s chancellery features a dramatic boardroom beneath the building’s original dome.

The Bunker houses two companies on the upper level. On entering the building company's side of the office, visitors are greeted with a palette of concrete and plywood.
Projects | Marcus Baumgart | 1 Dec 2014

Blackwood Street Bunker

Dubbed ‘The Bunker,’ this shared workplace gives new purpose to a building “only an architect could love.”

2014 Work Place/Work Life
News | 21 Jul 2014

2014 Work Place/Work Life

Work Place/Work Life forum presents discussion and debate on workplace design.

Open-plan offices: Greater productivity?
News | 7 Jul 2014

Open-plan offices: Greater productivity?

Work Place/Work Life speaker Remi Ayoko to challenge contemporary thinking in workplace design.

View of the ASB North Wharf building and Auckland City from the harbour.
Projects | Bill McKay | 17 Dec 2013

ASB North Wharf, Auckland

Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter’s first flagship office building, designed by BVN Donovan Hill in association with Jasmax.

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