How will the office of tomorrow look like? 5 key design values shaping the contemporary workspace

THE CONTEMPORARY WORKSPACE - Undecided - left - at Manerba booth at Salone del Mobile.Milano 2019 - Photo by Manerba

Flexible, cocooning, private, verdant and healthily connected. The contemporary workspace might not be in an office at all, it will be connected, cocooning and, most probably, between the bathroom the living room, or in the nearest park!

Ore Streams: Formafantasma explores design solutions tackling the electronic waste global issue

Ore Streams cublcle - Photo by Formafantasma.

Gold and silver are some of the most unsustainably recycled materials in the global electronic waste emergency. With the Ore Streams exhibition FormaFantasma looks into this challenge starting from an imaginary office design collection.

Carlo Ratti’s responsive workspace for Fondazione Agnelli tunes new working habits with the internet of things

Fondazione Agnelli by Carlo Ratti Associati - Photo by Beppe Giardino.

Personalized thermal bubbles, suspended nets and a co-working office in the orchard. Carlo Ratti Associati completed a digitally responsive architecture for Fondazione Agnelli. The new hub in Turin embraces new ways of net-working by using bigdata and the internet of things.