American architectural studio Clive Wilkinson Architects has completed work on a project magnificent London office of Macquarie. The largest supplier of Bank Investment Services, this time brought together the previously located in different buildings, departments under one roof in the UK, in the new Ropemaker Place.
Large-scale headquarters occupies 20,207 square meters, distributed in six floors 20 storey LEED Platinum building, designed by the famous architectural studio Arup Associates.
Quotes taken out of the general architectural design team of specialists from Clive Wilkinson Architects, interact with their own innovative solutions to form an open space, appropriate and relevant to today’s date global trend of transparency of the banking sector. Despite the creativity, the new office space look very balanced, alternating with the traditional and effective standards established for the formation of efficient working environment of the banking sector.
Beautiful open spaces of the banking institutions are a triumph of simplicity and rationality. However, judicious use of bright colors combined with white context and a spectacular graphics, gives visitors a sense of joy and celebration.
The central part of the space and its sculptural focal point is an open democratic atrium with a bright red staircase that creates an impressive way from one level to another. Prestige and privacy appear in more secluded areas, equipped with baffles, graphics and other visual hints. In the upper level, where the reception and offices, there is exquisite furniture. For example, a traditional meeting room equipped with chairs and a table of veneering, made with precious wood of walnut.
The work of the author of the project can be found on the official website of the project: http://www.clivewilkinson.com/