In recent times, many industrial companies have gone green to create a more sustainable and conducive working environment for their employees. They have incorporated a variety of things to make the dull walls to a bright and eco-friendly environment that helps them save cash and introduce a healthier environment for their staff.
Let’s check out the top cool office designs in the world.
UNIPLACES, Lisbon, Portugal
This historic location near the Rossio Railway Station paves the way to create this eco-friendly student-housing market start up in Lisbon Portugal. Uniplaces created an environment-friendly and stress-free environment for their employees. They have added a garden wall in their café to de-stress their employees with fresh air and a beautiful scenery outside the French windows.
They also made a giant hammock as a resting place for their employees during breaks. Aside from that, they have cozy open library areas for both business and pleasure.
Dropbox office in San Francisco, California
The file-syncing geniuses at Dropbox have moved into a spectacular office space located in San Francisco. Designed by Geremia Design and Boor Bridges Architecture, the office space provides a flexible environment for the fast-growing team.
The former Airbnb headquarters went local as they hired Farm to recreate their office. Farm gave a more Asian feel in every area of the building and lightened the café’s atmosphere by adding colorful flags on its ceiling. They also accentuated the café with the Kopitiam chairs that are popular in Singapore.
Another reason why Airbnb has one of the cool office designs in the world is their clubhouse/conference room. Airbnb and Farm went with a clubhouse design where employees would work on bleachers rather than the usual tables and chairs. They created reading nooks behind the bleachers, not just to save space but to create a relaxing place to discuss and brainstorm.
Jvantspijker’s office, Rotterdam, Holland
Architecture and urbanism studio Jvantspijker has redesigned a former steam factory in Rotterdam, transforming its main space into an open plan office. The project is organized around a glazed meeting room topped with an indoor garden.
Selgas Cano Architecture Office, Madrid, Spain
Selgas Cano went with the “Into the woods” concept by building their office underground. Iwan Baan had made an underground burrow with a transparent roof so that employees can view the trees above them. Their office space is painted with lime green to make the office’s ambiance cool and pleasing to the eyes.
This digital company went for a minimalist and eco-friendly office for their employees. AKQA had incorporated these two elements to recreate a more spacious office. They went with wooden furniture and indoor trees to match the dark gray walls of their office. One of the best highlights is their water balloon lights that add warmth to the spacious office.
Etsy, Brooklyn, NY
Another firm that made it to the top cool office designs in the world is Etsy. Etsy created a more creative vibe in their office area as they are hanged many of their handmade creation on the ceilings. The company wanted to create a space for their creative staff, thus, made their office a play area for their artistic minds. They went with wooden furniture and planted a variety of plants on their office walls to match the eco-friendly and stress-free environment. Many companies are in for the new trend as they slowly promote sustainability in their working environment. It is more conducive and more relaxed setting for the working class.