Kamal Meattle is an Indian environmental activist and CEO of Paharpur Business Centre, which is sometimes called “the healthiest building” in New Delhi, India. Ten years ago during his TEDx talk he showed how an arrangement of three common houseplants, used in specific spots in a home or office building, can result in measurably cleaner indoor air.
The Chongqing Printing 1st Factory was built during the 1960s and 1980s and has stopped production for 30 years. In this hidden space of the city in central China, Whatever Design hopes to establish a new way of working and create a connected space.
In April, the Prague office project named Visionary obtained WELL for Core and Shell – a certification marking it as a healthy building. This complex in Prague’s Holešovice district has thus become the first office project not only in the country, but also in all of Central Europe to receive this prestigious recognition.
Water with fresh mint or, say, pastries adorned in chopped chives. Herb gardens aren’t just a rural weekend pastime. They’re for office workers too. Companies worldwide have started setting up their own herb gardens. But how do you grow these plants, and what’s the right way to take care of them?
A vertical city, a skyscraper that cleans air and a high-altitude building that could serve as a nature reserve. These are the winners of 2019 Skyscraper Competition held by eVolo Magazine. The jury selected 3 winners and 27 honorable mentions from 478 projects received.
Will the future see every meeting shifted into virtual space? AV MEDIA marketing manager Jiří Plátek answers this question and more in his interview for #MORETHANOFFICE.