October 18th, 2006

operesque

The office of the future

The Frieze Art Fair last week was essentially a series of windowless offices facing onto one of a dozen seemingly-endless corridors. In these cramped, expensive places businesspeople tapped at computers, held meetings or did deals. But because these were visual art people, they often managed to transform the grim cubes into something rather flamboyant. Could these be the office spaces of the future?