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The Arche Provides a Semi-Enclosed Niche for Intimacy in an Open-Plan Space

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: • References: iwoodlove & archidesignclub
Many people argue than an open plan office environment is a healthier one; however, there are benefits to having certain business activities occur in relative privacy. The Arche was designed by iwoodlove as a means to section off small areas for this purpose.

The three-sided vault is a timber-built module that's actually quite narrow in profile. One unit is broad enough to embrace a single desk or a pair of chairs, creating an acoustically dampened alcove for private discussions or more focused work assignments. Several of these can be arranged in a row to establish larger cubicles that might even encompass boardroom tables. Another model of the iwoodlove Arche has two sides that can partition areas against the wall. Stats for Modular Office Arbors Trending: Older & Popular
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