Kiev is the business capital of Ukraine, the representative offices of major national and international companies are concentrated here. High demands are required not only on the business centers, but also for the offices. Companies management try to make comfort working places for their employees to increase their potency.
In this article we made a list of 10 the most original and creative offices in Kiev.
We begin with the representatives of IT-sector. It is not a secret that the most creative and multi-functional offices equipped for experts in the field of information technology because the representatives of this industry spend the most of their lives at work and for productive work it is necessary to ensure a good rest.
Company headquarters Yandex in Kiev is located in the heart of the business capital, in one of the most prestigious business centers - Leonardo. Design was created by the company za bor. According to the designers Arseniy Borisenko and Peter Zaytsev, the main desire was to make office not only functional but also environmentally friendly, this was achieved by using natural materials.
Office of Ciklum company is located in Horizon Park business center . On an area of about 8000 sq. m, there are accommodated more than 1,000 employees. For the comfort and relaxation of employees each floor is equipped with lounges, where you can find ping-pong, foosball, PlayStation, Xbox, movie theater and much more. Remarkable is the fact that the design of almost all premises was created by the staff of the company.
Another company IT-sector conquered us with its design is GlobalLogic. The company has offices in the business center Protasov Yar. The interior is quite unusual for our country, space is divided into cubicles and decorated in a-road-style with traffic lights, road signs and other attributes, staff can move around the office on the feet, rollers or segway. For the staff recreation there are provided a library, a cinema, air hockey, billiards, table tennis, musical instruments. In addition to the moral health of employees, the administration cares about the physical, the company provide: medical office, massage therapist, a subscription to the pool, yoga classes and more.
In the end of IT-companies block we would like to tell about renovated office of Playtech that is located in the business center Gulliver. The new design of the office was created by Soesthetic Group and presented in 2014. The design of the office is urban, with lots of light sources, light walls and colorful furnishings, the window offers a beautiful panoramic view of Kiev. For employees there are several recreation areas.
Not only IT pros has creative offices, a lot of non-IT companies has interesting designs, mostly it is creative direction, such as marketing / PR, advertising agencies, design firms and others.
AVG Group office is located in a modern business center named Increastar. Despite its small floor space the premises effectively combines reception with lobby and working places with relaing area. In the interior the prevailing tones are warm and bright, plenty of natural light creates a sense of ferie.
Not very big office of 23/32 Films production studio is located on Pochayninskaya St, the area is about 200 m. In this area, there are 2 open-plan working blocks, 2 meeting-rooms, and several cabinets. Thanks to ultra-modern design, white walls, forms sharpness you may have an impression that you're not in the office, but somewhere in the lab.
Small but very interesting office is located in Podil, design, as well as the office itself belongs to the studio, "I design", founded by Paul Gudimov. The premises of just over 100 square meters is made in ascetic style, open wiring, cement and brick texture on the floor, walls and ceiling reminiscent of a small manufactory or a garage.
Another unusual office is located in a former industrial enterprise, before entering Radioaktive Film made good repair. Now the order of 600 sq. m, divided into three main areas: a working area, relaxation area and meeting room. The premises are made in soft colors, vintage office style is emphasized with a lot of interesting details.
The only industrial company with an unusual design became the company JTI. Design developed by Steelcase considers the wishes of all employees, the main ones were more light and more plants. The new office is united four independent divisions, each of them has its own style and mood. In the office, there are 9 meeting rooms, each has its own style and named after the city in which there is representation of JTI.
In summary, we can conclude that slowly dull and depressing offices stay in the past and they are replaced by new and interesting solutions that elevate mood employees, thus increasing their efficiency and productivity.
Used sources: gloss.ua, yadesign.com.ua, interiordesigns.ru, liveinternet.ru, interyear.com.ua, luxlux.net.