Blacksheep has designed a 475m2 open-plan office space for city financier Marble Bar Asset Management, creating a chill-out area, children’s play zone, staff lounge, marketing suite, executive office and boardroom. The interiors are ‘younger and funkier than many ultra-conservative city counterparts’, according to Joanna Sampson, director at Blacksheep. The consultancy was appointed to the project last year.
Games and augmented reality features for children sit alongside artificial intelligence features for parents, who can ask questions to find out about their child’s progress.
The winning entry of the product design competition will be awarded £3,000, while a further £2,000 will go to the university they study at.
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The West Midlands city has been awarded £3 million, and will host a year-long series of events that will encompass art, design, theatre and more.