LOUNGE - WORK… IS EVERYWHEREIN A MUSEUM, AT THE AIRPORT, AT HOME OR IN THE OFFICE …
LOUNGE - WORKMEET AND RETREATToday it is generally acknowledged that work can be done more productively and efficientlyin relaxed, informal situations, and that a homely atmosphere is particularly well suited forcertain activities – meetings, brainstorming sessions, concentrated individual work, reading,creative relaxation – where it can also give rise to new inspiration. This realization has ledto a shift in the design of offices, where homely elements and furniture are now consciouslyincorporated to an ever greater extent. Sofas and armchairs are places of retreat in theseenvironments, enabling a brief moment of respite, informal communication, inner thought andthe completion of tasks in a focused manner. In the modern office, characterized bydifferent spatial situations and types of furniture, a zone for Lounge Work is a matter ofcourse.Vitra is promoting Lounge Work with a range of products designed especially forworking in relaxed positions.
LOUNGE – WORK SEATINGKEY SOLUTIONS FOR LOUNGE-WORK SPACES
ALCOVE WORKRONAN AND ERWAN BOUROULLEC, 2010Alcove Work is a new sofa workstation for concentrated individual work.The space is formed on the one hand by extra-high backrests and sides, and a fixed, leather-covered writing shelf with integrated cable ducts on the other. The shelf forms a stable, non-slip surface for working on a computer. At the same time, it forms the top of a practical boxwith storage space for materials and office utensils. The firm seat and backrest upholstery ofAlcove Work enables users to sit in an upright, table-oriented position.
CITIZEN OFFICEWEIL AM RHEIN (DE)LOUNGE INDIVIDUAL WORK
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ALCOVE HIGHBACK SOFARONAN AND ERWAN BOUROULLEC, 2006The Alcove Highback Sofa is the perfect retreat for concentrated work or a confidentialmeeting in a small group. With its characteristic, extra-high backrests and sides, it shieldsusers from both visual and acoustic stimuli. It is ideally suited for use in the open spaceoffice, where its special qualities form a room within a room. This effect is particularlyapparent when two Alcove Highback Sofas are placed directly opposite one another.
SUITA CLUB FAMILYSUITA CLUB SOFA SUITA CLUB ARMCHAIRANTONIO CITTERIO, 2010 ANTONIO CITTERIO, 2010
SUITA CLUB SOFA_SUITA CLUB ARMCHAIRANTONIO CITTERIO, 2010Sleek, geometrically pristine shells and bridge-like bases made of polished aluminiumdominate the formal features of the Suita sofa system. The Suita Club Sofa and the SuitaClub Armchair are specially designed for use in offices, lobbies and waiting areas. Theystand out through their firm, particularly durable padding that ensures a high level of comfortwithout the need for additional cushions. There is also the option of adding a high headpieceto the Suita Club Sofa, giving even stronger definition to the inner space of the sofa andevoking a shielding effect.
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