Commercial Architecture November 2015 - (Page 38)

PROJECT interiors As clients walk into the reception area, they see a rolling, reclaimedwood ceiling, playful stacks of seating, and large, customizable display screens. Signature Space Created For PR Firm Shared design ideas produce an office that boasts sustainable products and maximum use of natural light. I nterior designer Christopher Grubb, IIDA, NKBA, The design combines a mixture of multi-functional environments, including individual offices, benching workstations, a media room, a war room, a kitchenette, and a meeting room. 38 COMMERCI A L A RCHI T EC T URE NOV/DEC 2015 light that is available inside the space. and his team at Arch-Interiors Design Group, Bev- At the beginning stage of the design phase, Weber erly Hills, CA, were charged with creating a unique Shandwick management asked the employees to share signature space for global PR giant Weber Shandwick's their design and furnishing ideas. They wanted to be Los Angeles headquarters. There were three main re- sure that the overall look and concept reflected the way quirements for the project: the company was viewed internally. Employees posted * ensure the design and overall look manifests the way employees view the company from the inside inspirational images of furniture, finishes, and various * reflect the firm's commitment to eco-consciousness * make maximum use of the small amount of natural According to Grubb, it was tricky to design for a cli- examples of interior spaces on a shared online board. ent whose employees had direct input into the design

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Commercial Architecture November 2015

Company Profile
Lighting Makes, Breaks Retail
Materials Create Honest Expression In High School
Fabric Filters Sunlight
Exteriors Products
Healthcare Puts Demands On Fixtures
HVAC & Plumbing Products
Aerospace Distribution Center Opts For Intelligent LEDs
Lighting & Electrical Products
Signature Space Created For PR Firm
Interiors Products
Office Fronts Encourage Interaction, Ensure Privacy
Windows & Doors Products
Adaptive Reuse Gives A L ift To Former Eatery
Building Technology Products

Commercial Architecture November 2015