http://www.achaten-suisse.com/ 2016
Head office
1500 m2, 130 workstations

 

2016
Office concept, Rotterdam
5-12.000 m2,  485 business club seats
In collaboration with Sevil Peach, London
Role: executive architect

Spaces Hofplein is situated a stone’s throw away from Rotterdam Centraal station and as the gateway into Rotterdam city centre, it’s easily accessible by car. As one of the first high rises to grace the Rotterdam skyline, this is an office with history and soul. Its imposing concrete structure with large glass windows flood the office with natural light, while offering an excellent vista point over the city of Rotterdam and the Maas River, with views extending as far as Delft. Its exciting and innovative style conceived by internationally renown London based interior designer Sevil Peach, reflects the creative philosophy of Spaces. We designed a self-supporting steel structure inside that sits strongly in this Brutalist building, providing a background for warm, inviting workplaces. The use of warm cherry wood, rich fabric colors and custom made lights contributes to a very levitra dosage instructions special working environment.

 

2014 – until present
School and backoffices / studios, Amsterdam
4800 m2 / 2400 m2,  420 students

The renovation of the Film Academy was a challenging project. Inside this imposing, enclosed building, designed by Koen van Velsen was a need for space, contact and openness. With respect for the minimalistic design and restrained use of materials, we worked with the fire compartmentation, the corridor structure and voids so we could find over 200 square meters of extra space. In addition, we enhanced the use of space by allowing departments to overlap, thus creating more contact and interaction. The renovated interior is rough, blank and opinionated. Much as its students, and the building. Design classics stand alongside innovative designs and recycled furniture.

 

2015
Office concept, New York
3200 m2,  320 business club seats

Situated in the heart of New York’s thriving arts community, Spaces NYC is an exclusive location offering office space in a burgeoning, creative neighbourhood. The building’s unique design along with the tailored service concept, makes Spaces NYC an energetic, inspiring and unique working environment. Constructed in 1922, the historic Falchi building is a unique landmark on Long Island City, providing a creative oasis just a stone’s throw away from bustling Manhattan. This former famous New York Gimbels department store, now has a new life as office space for startups, entrepreneurs, and visit poster’s website killer coffee. The distinct European design, using warm wood, restrained colours and top class design furniture creates a unique environment that stands out from the crowd.

 

2005
Office for law firm, Amsterdam
7.000 m2,  220 people
In collaboration with David Chipperfield, London
This project was created when employed
by Rietmeijer Huisvestingadviseurs (now CBRE)
Role: executive architect

Freshfields Burckhaus Deringer conducted a complete renovation of their law office in Amsterdam, focusing on a modern look. David Chipperfield transferred this eighties building into a geometric, minimalistic sculpture. We designed the interior to match; sleek, strong lines, but also functional and fresh. The high attention to details, materials and the finish bring http://www.achaten-suisse.com/ the interior in line with the exterior. The result is a tranquil and open space that helps to calm and reassure clients, even when it is right at the edge of the hectic business district of Amsterdam.