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How the pandemic worked in favour of co-working spaces

How the pandemic worked in favour of co-working spaces

With organisations and professionals rethinking work and the workplace, co-working spaces may just be the most appealing solution to the hybrid working model in a post-pandemic world.

These beautiful objects are made from waste

These beautiful objects are made from waste

Waste not want not! These bold and innovative creators are designing objects and fashion using waste as their starting point.

How to cultivate workplace wellness, culture and connectivity

How to cultivate workplace wellness, culture and connectivity

After working remotely for months, what do we want to see in the future workplace? Gensler’s Singapore managing director Angela Spathonis shares some innovative strategies for a new hybrid workplace model.

Citi Wealth Hub brings a colossal jungle inside

Citi Wealth Hub brings a colossal jungle inside

The Citi Wealth Hub’s giant, glass conservatory is home to a veritable jungle – just part of the reason it won at this year’s INDE.Awards.

The purposeful practice that is Collectively Ours

The purposeful practice that is Collectively Ours

Design consultancy COLOURS tears down the architecture and public space silos to create meaningful places for people and the environment.

FARM returns to origins for its design of Aesop’s new store

FARM returns to origins for its design of Aesop’s new store

Earthy orchards and elemental processes form the design genesis of Aesop’s store at ION Orchard in Singapore.

Reflecting on 2020 with the JAC Chair

Reflecting on 2020 with the JAC Chair

Design firms from Asia present their take on 2020 in a design competition by Zenith Interiors.

Studio SKLIM carves a café out of concrete in Singapore

Studio SKLIM carves a café out of concrete in Singapore

A curvaceous counter connects customers with their barista at Voids Café, a compact café in River Valley, Singapore, designed by Studio SKLIM.

[Don’t] Lose yourself at the Qantas First Lounge Singapore

[Don’t] Lose yourself at the Qantas First Lounge Singapore

One of only four worldwide, Caon Studio and Akin Atelier collaboratively see to it that you won’t want to leave the newly unveiled Qantas First Lounge at Singapore’s Changi Airport.

New space, new identity for Stylecraft Singapore

New space, new identity for Stylecraft Singapore

Stylecraft and HASSELL’s collaborative legacy of awe-inspiring showroom interiors has breached new frontiers with the new Stylecraft Singapore showroom.

A new cross-over typology: Project #13 by Studio Wills

A new cross-over typology: Project #13 by Studio Wills

With this smart and forward-looking renovation of a 30-year-old Singaporean public housing flat, STUDIO WILLS + Architects topped INDE.Awards 2019 Living Space category, partnered by Gaggenau.

How commercial doors secure the Changi Airport design

How commercial doors secure the Changi Airport design

When the Changi Airport needed commercial doors throughout their new terminal, they knew they needed something secure, but also stylish – enter the Australian Trellis Door Company.

Tropical colonial? HASSELL designs Dolcetto and Tea Lounge at the Regent

Tropical colonial? HASSELL designs Dolcetto and Tea Lounge at the Regent

HASSELL creates a duo of spaces that celebrate the art of enjoying afternoon tea with a unique take on the tropical colonial aesthetic at the Regent Singapore.

The Working Capitol, Robinson Road Singapore by HASSELL

The Working Capitol, Robinson Road Singapore by HASSELL

Has co-working been up-staged by the pervading popularity of an out-of-office culture? The answer is, not quite yet! In their latest design for The Working Capitol Robinson Road Singapore, HASSELL expertly subverts pop culture tropes to re-envisage co-working as a progressive yet playful model that speaks the language of the Millennial workforce.

RACE Robotics by Ministry Of Design

RACE Robotics by Ministry Of Design

Globally recognized design house Ministry of Design has recently aligned RACE Robotics Lab with what they call ‘Smart Industry’. MOD’s spatial experience and branding for the new RACE robotics facility provides education about industrial automation.

Zenith Interiors: Now in Singapore!

Zenith Interiors: Now in Singapore!

For the last 60 years, Zenith has been evolving, learning and growing.

Rebranding Lloyd’s Inn

Rebranding Lloyd’s Inn

Luxury boutique hotel Lloyd’s Inn, in Singapore near the bustling Orchard Road, has had a re-branding. Part of that meant a re-vamp of the entire design. Multidisciplinary practice FARM has taken a no-frills, minimalist approach, capturing the hotel’s holistic mission. Olha Romaniuk has the story.

Design for design Students: Singapore Polytechnic’s New School

Design for design Students: Singapore Polytechnic’s New School

How do you design a school for design students? For Singapore Polytechnic, the environment had to help shape students’ design thinking, inspire and spark new ideas and discourse.

International Furniture Fair Singapore

International Furniture Fair Singapore

It’s almost showtime in Singapore, Indesign’s Paul McGillick looks at what makes IFFS an increasingly important event on the globe’s annual design calendar