The new year is with us now and we are anxiously watching the development of everything from moon landings to Artificial Intelligence; cancer and heart attacks occurring too often to people too young to die; human migration and displaced people at ...
In the era of the collaborative economy, flexibility and nomadism, coworking is emerging as one of the responses to these changing needs.
Coworking entails renting shared office space, either on a one-off or on a subscription basis. The idea is to share an office, and in particular, to use this office only when necessary. What also appeals to coworkers, is working in a collaborative environment – a concept entirely in keeping with the times. The trend largely concerns freelancers and startuppers – in addition to gaining flexibility in workplace costs, these workers seek to immerse themselves in an innovative and emulative atmosphere. They are also looking to network, boost creativity and even grow their business. These “officeless” workers are progressively being known as “FreeWorkers”. In response to ...
Living Coral is Pantone’s Color of The Year for 2019
Colour expert Pantone has chosen a peachy orange shade named Living Coral, or Pantone 16-1546, as its colour of the year for 2019.
Announced on 6 December 2018, the Living Coral colour is described by Pantone as an “animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energises and enlivens with a softer edge”.
“Sociable and spirited, the engaging nature of Pantone 16- 1546 Living Coral welcomes and encourages lighthearted activity,” said the company. Following on from 2018’s colour of Ultra Violet, dubbed by the company as a “dramatically provocative and thoughtful purple shade”, this year’s ....
Hospitality Design: Conception, Identity and the Environment
An interview with Devy Anggraeny, Principal Designer of Indesign Domus. Devy Anggraeny is an Indonesian Interior Designer in private practice with Indesign Domus, PT. She majored in Architecture Engineering and received her Bachelor of Architecture from Brawijaya University, Indonesia in 2000. Soon after graduation, she did some low-rise buildings and interior projects such as private residences, real estate, office spaces, cafe and restaurants, retail, exhibitions and special function decor.
With design partner, Paul Tan, Devy aims to lead the company to be a professional Interior Design firm with international standard of services by developing the system, and most importantly to ...
Airbnb’s Backyard Initiative to Roll Out House Designs in 2019
Airbnb has announced a major move into the architecture and construction industry, with plans to release a new housing prototype late next year. ...
Hoteliers Find Alternatives to Plastic Water Bottles
Sustainability-minded hotels in regions around the world are reducing—or completely doing away with—the use of plastic water bottles onproperty by making reusable bottles and water stations readily available to guests. ... Read More