Nook Architects completes shared workspace The Room in Barcelona
Nook Architects has used rosy-pink partitions and picket joinery to foster a heat and alluring environment inside this small-scale co-working house in Barcelona.
Positioned in Barcelona’s El Poblenou neighbourhood, The Room is a shared workplace for simply 14 those who’s been designed to swimsuit a wide range of work types.
Its an offshoot of Zamness, one other co-working house within the metropolis with interiors additionally developed by Nook Architects.
“New approaches to work demand versatile areas that may be tailored to emergent wants,” defined the studio.
“The Room, due to this fact, proposes a flexible association of areas that reply to those new realities, transcending the task of a selected house to a selected use.”
Two blackened spruce wooden containers anchor the principle room of the workplace, which can be utilized for small workshops or conferences. One among them has a set of steps in-built that double up as cabinets.
Fronted by translucent panels of polycarbonate, the volumes have been made to take a seat simply beneath the three.5 metre-high ceiling, conserving in view the uncovered timber beams within the roof.
In direction of the entrance of the workplace is a street-facing assembly space that is centred by a protracted timber desk.
The rear of the house performs host to a kitchen that includes a marble-topped breakfast island and prep counter. This room can also be fronted by giant panels of glazing that look by to a small out of doors courtyard dotted with potted vegetation.
Eager to keep away from making a laboratory-like setting with chilly white surfaces, the studio has chosen a rosy shade of pink to use to a few of the workplace’s brick partitions. Black tiles have additionally been used to clad the lavatory and to type a splash again within the kitchen.
Black sofas, chairs and lighting fixtures additionally seem all through.
Nook Architects usually takes extra of a concentrate on residential tasks – it most not too long ago revamped an house in Barcelona’s gothic quarter, conserving present quirks like a 40-year-old wall mural and patterned ground tiles.
In addition to The Room, 2019 has seen the opening of co-working house The Holler in Arkansas, which Model Bureau and Modus Studio designed to have a “barely cheeky camp and wilderness really feel”. Shared workspace Kindred additionally opened in London, with cocktail bar-style interiors created by Studioshaw.
Pictures is by Yago Partal.