O+A Fills Up Mystery Boxes

By , April 18th, 2014 | NOTES | 0 Comments

We’re moving our office soon, which means everyone here is being encouraged to dump junk, shred old paper, empty desk drawers, clean out closets.  The Great Purge has begun!  …

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levis facilities team cited for excellence

By , March 17th, 2011 | NEWS | 1,147 Comments

 congratulations to our friends on the real estate and facilities team at levi strauss and company for receiving the prestigious koshland award recognizing their seamless execution of …

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Inside and Out

In the land of interior design, spaces are consciously designed to ignite certain feelings, transform daily actions and inspire creative, collaborative thought. But stepping outside the door confronts us with …

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What Inspires You?

Back when I was a student at SJSU, during my free time (when I wasn’t trying to meet assignment deadlines, tutoring at the student center, internshipping in the city, or front desking at my part time at the …

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Tokyo Looks East… to O+A

Quite a flurry of attention from Japan lately– reporters from two Tokyo-based magazines, Wired Japan and Axis stopped by the office not long ago and the results are now hitting …

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Manmade Geodes // Elyse Graham

“I was given geodes as a child, and I always thought of them as these magical things. Living in Southern California, my family would take road trips in the summer and we’d drive through this area outside of Death Valley …

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Want Free WiFi? Move To Santa Clara

This week, Santa Clara broke some new ground by blanketing its entire city with free public WiFi. The public WiFi network spans across 19 square miles, covering the 118,000 residents that live in the city. The free public WiFi network …

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Lost Craft // Sign Painters (Movie Trailer)

We cannot wait for this movie to come out! Truly inspiring.

More info here: Sign Painter Movie

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A Million Times // Humans Since 1982

Using almost 300 interconnected analog clocks, the Stockholm-based studio Humans Since 1982 have created a 3.5 meter long display capable of showcasing customisable texts, patterns, graphics and of course, telling the time. Entitled “A Million Times,” the piece will be …

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Bigger Is Better // Christo

He’s back and he is at it again! Big Air Package is a huge new installation by artist Christo at the Gasometer Oberhausen in Germany, a facility that holds the record as the largest disc-type gas holder in Europe….

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Paper Cuts // Eiko Ojala

Eiko Ojala is a illustrator, graphic designer and art director. He lives in Tallinn, Estonia.

See the rest of his work here: http://www.ploom.tv/

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getting above it with herman miller

A group of our designers took on the Financial District Thursday night at a showroom reception for Herman Miller on the 9th floor of the One Kearny building– …

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