THE Billboard that Breathes

Every once in a while a brief that really inspires comes along. This one was a breath of fresh air.  Time-coded fans to suck in air, an Air Quality Monitor, Real time display, loads of metal, mesh, pristine white hepa filters, and finally a compelling message. This billboard was more an urban intervention meets brand…

THE TIDAL EPIC: LIQUID, METAL, LIGHT

Tidal is a ‘geofeedback’ installation that bridges the gap between water bodies outside and inside us. THE Workshop was commissioned to build this, a suspended storm of metal clouds, illuminated with thousands of LEDs …

The real truth behind open-plan offices

Open-plan offices, flexible working, collaboration, innovation. Buzzwords or just zzZZZzzz’s? After working in an open-plan, supposedly collaboration boosting, creative-conversation-enhancing environment, I realised that there were definite flaws in the plan to power innovation in offices. So is the flow of information enhanced? Does it help build better conversations or produce more productive workers? Or, does it…