For their new Manhattan location, VSP Global, one of the world’s leading eyewear and eye care providers, tasked Kostow Greenwood Architects to design their NYC innovation lab that focuses on developing technologies for the physical and digital aspects of eyewear and eye care.
Kostow Greenwood designed the space to meet the demands of a team of creative entrepreneurs and to push the boundaries of industrial design and alternative manufacturing as they revolutionize the eyewear industry.
Project at a glance
Challenge: VSP wanted to create an open collaborative space, while simultaneously defining zones for different types of work for teams and individual, but had a small floorplate to work with.
Solution: Meadows Office Interiors and Kostow Greenwood collaborated on a furniture layout to pragmatically integrate every piece into the space. The result is a stunning new workplace featuring a clean, modern aesthetic reflective of VSP Global’s forward-thinking global image.
Watson Products Featured: Tonic Benching, Tonic Simple Tables, Tonic Trolleys and Seven Meeting Tables
Size: 22,000 sqft
Design Firm: Kostow Greenwood Architects
Open Collaboration With Clearly Defined "Me" and "We" Spaces
The Shop East at VSP Global is a workplace designed to encourage innovation within an organized work environment. The intent was to maintain an open collaborative space, while simultaneously defining zones for different types of work for teams and individuals. In order to achieve their goals, VSP Global selected Meadows Office Interiors to work with Kostow Greenwood to advise on a furniture program, moveable walls, and layout for the new space.
Shown above: Seven Meeting Tables
Shown above: Tonic Simple Coffee Table
Learn more about the project at Office Snapshots.
Learn more about the design firm, Kostow Greenwood Architects.
Photography by: Studio Brooke