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Nov/Dec 2019

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Nov/Dec 2019

AZURE’s November/December edition explores some of the category’s most innovative spaces, from a new model of urban retreat by Ace Hotel in New York City to a cutting-edge concept store in Lisbon.

Every company has its own unique story to tell, ethos to espouse and goals to reach. Interior designer Primo Orpilla, co-founding principal at Studio O+A in San Francisco, has been communicating those narratives through his workplace designs for a wide range of clients over more than 30 years. “We like to understand the why of what the company is doing,” says Orpilla, who can wax poetic on offices in terms that are both practical and poignant.

Primo Orpilla and his team worked closely with Slack when designing its California headquarters. The scheme drew heavily on the philosophy and hiker etiquette of the Pacific Crest Trail.

From the earliest workplaces of Silicon Valley to the offices of today’s most prominent...

Poetic Interiors: Studio O+A Designs Workplaces Rich in Narrative

O+A’s Primo Orpilla takes the office to the next level by delving deep into work habits and employee happiness.

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