Workstation power and connectivity is increasingly important for commercial interiors. With the need for agile working and hot desking, the proliferation of mobile devices that require USB charging, and the potential to integrate wireless charging with workstation furniture, innovation in workstation power requires a varied array of talents and job roles to bring concepts to… Read More >

12 January 2022

Collaboration is key

Collaboration is a key component of our working lives and from floor plans to the influence of the hospitality industry, workplace design is now centered around how it can encourage and support collaboration amongst a workforce. Speaking to industry experts, I discussed how their designs and processes create the ideal space for collaboration. I caught… Read More >

18 October 2021

Innovation management platform Solverboard goes live

This month sees the formal launch of Solverboard, a new, all-in-one innovation management platform that helps companies of any size to test, optimise and validate their innovation programmes. Solverboard is one of parent company Istoria Group’s two in-house ‘Incubator Hub’ businesses, having undergone a period of accelerated development with Istoria Group mentoring, housing and underwriting… Read More >

1 September 2021

Quick-Fire Questions with Jordan Littler, 3Stories Design

Goods Way, Kings Cross is an award winning entertainment & hospitality destination located in London Kings Cross. An interior with an old-worldly look and feel, taking inspiration and influence from the vibrancy and energy of New Orleans. Testament to its success and quality, the venue had already secured an unprecedented number of bookings and high-profile… Read More >

1 September 2021

What is Biophilia Design?

Biophilia design is a long-standing concept that designs should embrace the natural world to bring natural stimuli into man-made environments in order to bring benefits to those who use the space, including boosting productivity and health. In particular focus on education and workplace, Yarwood Leather attended a seminar held by KI Furniture and biophilic design… Read More >

30 April 2021

Career Profile: Arjav Shah

In the next of Career Profile series we speak with Interior Designer Arjav Shah, Senior Interior Designer at Perkins & Will with a hope that you will find aspects of his career journey an inspiration for your own creative career.  What is your educational background? Design has no boundaries and is generated out of ideas… Read More >

26 April 2021

The Financial Modern Workspace

SpaceInvader has completed a boutique, 2,000 sq ft workspace for Manchester-based Tosca Debt Capital on the 5th floor of the Helical-owned Trinity Building on the city’s John Dalton Street. Not only was this a fast turnaround scheme, commissioned in July 2020, but it was designed and delivered by the SpaceInvader and wider installation team during… Read More >

3 April 2021

Interior Design Declares Climate & Biodiversity Emergency

A group of influential interior design practices have today joined forces to launch ‘Interior Design Declares’, as part of Construction Declares, calling on everyone “working in the design and construction industry” to adopt a “paradigm shift in behaviour” over climate change. The nine interior design firms behind the ‘Interior Design Declares’ clarion call to the… Read More >

1 April 2021