ArchDaily | Broadcasting Architecture Worldwidethe world's most visited architecture website
i

Sign up now and start saving and organizing your favorite architecture projects and photos

i

Find the most inspiring products for your projects in our Product Catalog.

i

Get the ArchDaily Chrome Extension and be inspired with every new tab. Install here »

All
Projects
Products
Events
Competitions
  1. ArchDaily
  2. Projects
  3. Offices Interiors
  4. Russia
  5. za bor Architects
  6. 2012
  7. Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects

  • 01:00 - 5 June, 2012
Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects
Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects, © Peter Zaytsev
© Peter Zaytsev

© Peter Zaytsev © Peter Zaytsev © Peter Zaytsev © Peter Zaytsev +32

  • Architects

  • Location

    Kazan, Russia
  • Architects

    za bor Architects, Arseniy Borisenko and Peter Zaytsev
  • Interior Design

    Nadezhda Rozhanskaya
  • Area

    674.0 sqm
  • Project Year

    2012
  • Photographs

From the architect. Representative office of the largest Russian IT-company, Yandex in Kazan, is situated on the 16th floor of «Suvar Plaza» business center. With the area of 647 sq.m. it has only 41 working place. The office plan reminds a trapezium, while the midline of a trapezium is a corridor, leading from the main entrance to the fire exit.

© Peter Zaytsev
© Peter Zaytsev

The office volumes are organized in a corridor system – both side of the corridor has 4 open space blocks, designed for 6-13 working places. There is also a separate server zone, which borders with a storage and IT-administrator’s office. Front-office volumes are located close to the main entrance – there is a reception desk, two meeting rooms, lecture-hall and canteen.

© Peter Zaytsev
© Peter Zaytsev

Next there are working places and the chief’s office, which looks like a glass polygonal lamp, that functions as a zoning element, partially separating two nearest open spaces. If it is necessary, the chief’s office may be isolated with curtains. Beyond that, matted glass panels are used as design element. At the end of the corridor there are gym and shower area.

plan 01
plan 01

To make the working areas more comfortable, the lighting estimations have been made, to correctly organize lighting, and the ceilings have been sheeted with Ecophon acoustic panels, which have sound-absorbing qualities. Traditionally Yandex offices are famous for their informal rooms – unique semi-closed «cells», isolated from the corridor volume. In this office, the architects used rounded shapes and industrial carpet, which covers thoroughly the inside area of the two «cells».

© Peter Zaytsev
© Peter Zaytsev

Outside they are white, as well as lines of communication up across the ceiling, which gives an effective contrast to black wooden floors. The only intensive colours in the office, different from neutral monochrome colors, is a contrasting color scheme of terracotta-green, which was used repeatedly in textile and furnishings.

© Peter Zaytsev
© Peter Zaytsev
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects" 05 Jun 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <http://www.archdaily.com/240772/kazan-yandex-office-za-bor-architects/>
Read comments

19 Comments

Nicholas Patten · June 08, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office. http://t.co/4ECQFyEW

Lao Y · June 07, 2012

RT @ArchDaily: Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/4auu1DHf #architecture

Ayse Teke · June 06, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/Tk8eqJeP

TweetedTimes:Yandex · June 06, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects | ArchDaily http://t.co/C9atKDqR, see more http://t.co/2b0R8TFT

Suiteurbana · June 06, 2012

Nuevas oficinas en #Kazan #arquitectura #interiorismo http://t.co/VgoTLTD3

Alberto Chv · June 06, 2012

Don&#39t you love this architect&#39s office in Russia? http://t.co/eRMLr0Xk

Ebanistería Arenas · June 06, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office: modernas oficinas de una empresa de telecomunicaciones rusa http://t.co/LILdwuS9 #arquitectura #interiorismo

Vadim Costyrin · June 06, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/Wp96gC4D ? ??????? @archdaily

za bor · June 05, 2012

?????? ?????? ? ????? ????? ??????? - ????? ???????? "??????" ? ??????. http://t.co/coU66Grq

za bor · June 05, 2012

Our newest Yandex office in Kazan on ArchDaily http://t.co/FgAaCoXU

Santi Maggio Savasta · June 05, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/MVS7UTPn #Design #Interior #Architecture #Architettura

//A2 Design Build · June 05, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects | ArchDaily http://t.co/RDsexRHs via @ArchDaily #architecture #interiors http://t.co/yDv5cxs5

Charles _Werking · June 05, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/MlB0q85U

envés diseño · June 05, 2012

#architecture Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/dARlcXgR by @ArchDaily

Ardiansyah · June 05, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/FOcdvlZm ~ #AD

Dulce _Kai · June 05, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/0GQbuPb7

@ArchiStream · June 05, 2012

via @archdaily Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/jL6O69Pc #Architecture

????? · June 05, 2012

Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects http://t.co/yF3seYz1

Archibuilt 2010 · June 05, 2012

Archi. Spotlight: Kazan Yandex Office / za bor Architects: Architects: za bor Architects, Arseniy Borisenko and ... http://t.co/uQpvC40k

···

Comments are closed

Read comments
© Peter Zaytsev

喀山 Yandex 办公室 / za bor Architects