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Whimsical Sound-Absorbing Wannabetrees by Glimakra

 - Jan 3, 2009   Updated: Apr 6 2011
References: glimakra & contemporist
These whimsical, smile-invoking workplace screens should cheer up any cubicle. The Wannabetree sound-absorbing screen series from Swedish manufacturer Glimakra come in three different models and a multitude of eye-popping primary colors.

Glimakra has been in business since 1948, and seeks to make the modern public office comfortable and stylish.

Implications - Products like this turn boring and unremarkable office spaces into colorful and creativity inspiring rooms. Wildly successful web 2.0 companies like Google and Facebook have shown the business world that there is a lot to be gained from a non-traditional office environment that inspires rather than mutes creativity, and products along the lines of these screens go a long way towards achieving that effect.