Zoévox : Bureaux AkzoNobel

A Montataire in Oise, the agency Zoévox redeveloping the French headquarters of the AkzoNobel company with a strong and colorful visual impact to the brand.

The office building consists of two wings connected by a central volume that hosts large circulations and spaces for relaxation or meeting. Offices are located in the side wings as a rational plan: a central linear movement serves the offices that benefit from the light input on the front. The reception area has a volume through double height. 1er the floor, the connection of the two flanges is made by a bridge passing through the volume of the hall.

All floors dressed in a carpet saturated colors designed by Fabrice Ausset. This carpet is divided according to different shades in each level. The pattern rainbow sky symbolizes nested traffic flows and uses visual relationship different services that occupy the building. In contrast, the furniture desks, partitions and ceilings are completely white. The seats relaxation areas are objects with random shapes, participating in fun and colorful game of the soil.

Project title: AkzoNobel offices

Place: Montataire

Owner: AkzoNobel

Mastery of work: ZOEVOX

Area: 4 000 m2

Cost of works: 1 150 000 € HT

Calendar: July delivery 2014

Material: EGE carpet - bespoke design from drawings of architect

Photographs: Giorgio Baroni

The project is selected for ArchiDesignClub Awards in 2016 Inside the category / Offices, commercial spaces

For more information, visit the website ZOEVOX