August 24, 2011
Film stills courtesy of the filmmaker
With 38 days left for our World’s Coolest Offices competition, we have been in a fever for innovative workplaces from around the globe. We were beginning to wonder if gaming tables and centerpiece furniture were fast on their way to becoming office design standards. However, a recent project by filmmaker Zaheed Mawani has brought us back to a grim reality. “Three Walls” is Mawani’s documented investigation of the life and times of the office cubicle. Click to explore the deeper issues behind one of the most banal yet potent architectural elements today.