Research conducted by the Leesman Index shows that a carefully researched and well-delivered space will cause a significant uplift in happiness and wellbeing among users. Could it be time that you might need to re-inspire, re-engage and review your workplace? Or are you still in the thick of the honeymoon period?…
Wellbeing is one of those tricky words that we often hear but rarely stop to think about, what is wellness and wellbeing anyway? Co-Founders Steve and Adam were delighted to share their thoughts over a coffee with Cognitive Scientist Kristina Barger.
This month BJ&B are delighted to feature professional Photographer Nick Miners. His eye for capturing stunning photographs ‘inside and out’ enables Nick to have a broad yet stunning portfolio of work, one we can wait to share with you.
Welcome to the ‘upsidedownable’ world of our Artist of the Month, Hannah Battershell. From intricate works of art made out of tiny pieces of paper, to quirky multi-media images that can be viewed differently (standing on your head is not compulsory) - Hannah seeks to be like an explorer who goes to worlds where no one has ever been and brings back a picture. And although we’ve never seen it before, we all recognise it….
Which side of your brain most defines you? Left, or right? Well, we all know that the right side belongs to creativity. But what happens when you’re an artist and life throws you a curve ball that rocks your brain and your creativity to the very core. Our artist of the month, Italian painter and photographer Elisa Madeo Pitt shares her story and beautiful mixed media paintings that not only are an incredible form of therapy for herself, but for those that enjoy them. We hope you love them as much as we do.
To coincide with our love of coffee, Burt-Jones & Brewer have recently launched a series of ‘Insight Coffee Mornings’, where over a cuppa, we aim to share and debate the wonders and often mysterious ‘world of the workplace’. If we were to liken the workplace to a cup of coffee, every design decision should enhance, inspire, spark and enable high performing workers in order to get the best out of every single bean.
Visual artist. Hidden artist. Vinyl-Junkie up-cycler - Doug Shaw, is our featured ‘Artist of the Month. You may have seen him live at work at Workplace Trends, or stumbled across one of his 200 pieces of ‘hidden works of art’ in his local neighbourhood. Either way, Doug challenges you to see life and work through the arts as a lens, as he believes we are all artists.
The human body is the best work of art
This month we’re delighted to feature artist Inma Garcia-Carrasco, who truly sees beauty in the human body and paints human nature in its purist form.
Every month we will be featuring a talented, inspiring and often emerging artist or artists. Art brings so much joy, value and beauty into people’s lives. As a design consultancy we often work with artists to help enrich workspaces, so this is our way of celebrating the incredible talent that we so lucky to rub shoulders with.
To celebrate turning ten this year we wish to offer a charity the opportunity to work with us and have £10K worth of our time, for free. To nominate your charity for this amazing opportunity, please flag your interest ensuring you use the hashtag #10kforten when responding via either twitter, Linkedin or both! Share, Share, Share !!
The next instalment in our series of ‘Coffee Conversations’ we hear from Co-Founders Steve and Adam and hear what they have to say about workplace matters close to their heart. Expect a double shot of great insight…