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A new framework for the modern workplace

A new framework for the modern workplace

Flexible while offering a sense of place. Private but not isolating. Designed for collaboration and to encourage focussed work. These days, workspaces have to tick quite a few boxes – and Steelcase Flex Active Frames do just that.

Steelcase acquires Viccarbe to bolster its offerings in the ancillary space

Steelcase acquires Viccarbe to bolster its offerings in the ancillary space

The acquisition is expected to drive strong social growth for Viccarbe, a Spanish designer of contemporary furniture for high-performance collaborative and social spaces.

Why this sit-stand desk is on our list of office ‘must-haves’

Why this sit-stand desk is on our list of office ‘must-haves’

Equipped for any work situation or design shift, Steelcase’s Migration SE Pro is a smart, accessible desk with stunning resolve.

The worldwide study on the post-pandemic workplace

The worldwide study on the post-pandemic workplace

A comprehensive survey conducted by Steelcase has birthed the ‘Global Report: Changing Expectations and the Future of Work.’ We take a look at the results.

More connection, less contact with Orangebox

More connection, less contact with Orangebox

Workplace Design in Post-Pandemic Times.

Finding middle ground between open and private workspaces

Finding middle ground between open and private workspaces

Orangebox’s Coppice provides offices with a compact single space work booth that allows for the safety and privacy seen in a working from home environment.

The office chairs giving current workplace trends a leg-up

The office chairs giving current workplace trends a leg-up

Accounting for the surge of demand for ergonomic furniture in home settings, Steelcase’s range aims to redefine the modern desk chair.

Carbon Neutral to Carbon Negative – The Steelcase Initiative

Carbon Neutral to Carbon Negative – The Steelcase Initiative

Leading an agenda of change, Steelcase has released plans that will help ensure sustainability for the company and the planet with a firm focus on the future.

Indesign In Focus: A list for learning

Indesign In Focus: A list for learning

Modern education is changing, so too are the spaces where learning takes place. We look at some of the products that are helping to reshape this new learning landscape.

Microsoft Technology Centre, by Tom Mark Henry

Microsoft Technology Centre, by Tom Mark Henry

How to make a global tech giant with a transient workforce feel at home? Find out with Sydney’s new Microsoft Technology Centre.

Making space for creative thinking: Steelcase’s ‘In The Creative Chair’ series hits Hong Kong

Making space for creative thinking: Steelcase’s ‘In The Creative Chair’ series hits Hong Kong

Inspiration can strike at any time. Recognising this, Steelcase has initiated a new talk series that offers creative inspiration from people outside of traditional creative roles. And the latest one in Hong Kong was a smash hit, with multi-disciplinary talent Rueben Wu taking to the stage.

Steelcase presents SILQ at FRONT

Steelcase presents SILQ at FRONT

With a deluge of design innovations being showcased at FRONT, Steelcase’s new SILQ chair stood out among the crowd.

These 7 brands work with the likes of Google, Apple, Tesla, and Microsoft – Now they want to work with YOU!

These 7 brands work with the likes of Google, Apple, Tesla, and Microsoft – Now they want to work with YOU!

These are the top brands, all with new and innovative product to showcase as FRONT exhibitors. And they have worked with the full gamut of desirable, elite companies worldwide, guess who’s next… you.

A double win for Steelcase at the Good Design Awards

A double win for Steelcase at the Good Design Awards

Steelcase walked away from the 60th annual Good Design Awards with two pieces of gold – for its Navi TeamIsland and Series 1 seating.

What makes Good Design?

What makes Good Design?

Last week saw hundreds of products across a wide range of categories awarded in the annual Good Design Awards. Here we highlight the projects and products that remain close to our heart – architecture, interiors and furniture.

Mirvac HQ

Mirvac HQ

When builder/developer Mirvac decided half-way through the development process for the EY Centre at 200 George Street, Sydney to move their headquarters into six levels of the building, it was a vote of confidence in their own project.

What Went Down At NeoCon?

What Went Down At NeoCon?

Biophilic design, privacy, adaptable furniture and technology were among the trends spotted at NeoCon this year.

Western Sydney University, by Woods Bagot

Western Sydney University, by Woods Bagot

Integrated technology might be commonplace in the workplace, but in education spaces it’s still a fairly new phenomenon. At Western Sydney University, Woods Bagot’s vertical campus design raises the bar in more ways than one.

480 Queen Street Brisbane, featuring BHP Billiton by BVN

480 Queen Street Brisbane, featuring BHP Billiton by BVN

What happens when private business goes public – in a commercial design sense, that is? Brisbane’s most recent commercial addition, 480 Queen Street by BVN, is designed to create a sense of community inclusiveness. It’s a new-think approach to the traditional public-versus-private model.

KPMG Headquarters Barangaroo by Davenport Campbell

KPMG Headquarters Barangaroo by Davenport Campbell

Workplaces are no longer just singular production hubs, but company showrooms used by and with clients. Designed by Davenport Campbell, the new KPMG headquaters in Barangaroo transforms the brave new world of agile working into a workplace to call home.

STEELCASE FINDS SOLUTION TO LACK OF PRIVACY IN THE WORKPLACCE

STEELCASE FINDS SOLUTION TO LACK OF PRIVACY IN THE WORKPLACCE

New Steelcase Research reveals lack of privacy in the office is taking a toll on employee engagement.

Steelcase Launch THINK

Steelcase Launch THINK

On the 27th, Steelcase hosted an evening dedicated to the launch of their new Think chair, in Sydney. It was a night of creativity and exciting ideas, including a talk on ‘privacy in the workplace’ held by Gale Moutrey, Senior VP at Steelcase.

How to design for the workplace of tomorrow

How to design for the workplace of tomorrow

Artificial intelligence, smart data, the gig economy… there’s no denying the workplace of the future is a bold new landscape, and how we respond to this as designers is an increasingly important concern.

STEELCASE GESTURE LAUNCH AT DESIGNFARM

STEELCASE GESTURE LAUNCH AT DESIGNFARM

On Wednesday 21st May, sixty industry guests attended the designFARM showroom for a cocktail reception to experience the latest innovation from Steelcase, the Gesture chair.

GOOD DESIGN AUSTRALIA AWARD 2014 WINNERS

GOOD DESIGN AUSTRALIA AWARD 2014 WINNERS

The winners for the 2014 Good Design Australia Awards have been announced, with the Caroma Marc Newson Bathroom Collection receiving the accolade of 2014 Good Design Award of the Year.

AWARDING EXCELLENCE – INDESIGN & RED DOT

AWARDING EXCELLENCE – INDESIGN & RED DOT

Indesign Publisher and CEO Raj Nandan has been invited to to be part of the expert judging panel for the prestigious Red Dot Product Design award, which recognises excellence in design and fosters new talent in the sector.

GESTURE BY STEELCASE

GESTURE BY STEELCASE

Do you strunch, trance or simply take it all in? Alice Blackwood discovers that a new study by Steelcase has found that the way we work today – across multiple devices and in increasingly untraditional formats – has shifted our ergonomic needs.

STEELCASE GESTURE LAUNCH

STEELCASE GESTURE LAUNCH

Steelcase unveils new Gesture™ seating, developed to support new postures, with launched in Sydney and Melbourne.

Buoy: Turnstone for Steelcase

Buoy: Turnstone for Steelcase

The Buoy chair is specially designed to support seat movement, and is so light and comfortable you’ll want to take it with you wherever you go.

Report: Worktech13, Melbourne

Report: Worktech13, Melbourne

A sell out event in Melbourne, Worktech13 explored the future of the workplace looking to local and foreign best practice, Stephen Crafti reports

Steelcase Introduce Urquiola’s Latest

Steelcase Introduce Urquiola’s Latest

At an intimate evening event, Steelcase introduce their new Patricia Urquiola range to members of Melbourne’s design community.