bean buro's latest co-working hub reveals local history in hong kong

bean buro's latest co-working hub reveals local history in hong kong

located in causeway bay, hong kong, the work project is a vibrant serviced office designed by architecture and interiors studio bean buro. this 3,065 sq.m co-working hub allows members complete freedom to adjust their office space and hours, according to their individual needs.

reception area
all images courtesy of bean buro



for this project, bean buro has been driven by poetic interpretations of the history behind the local waterfront district — now  called causeway bay — and the dynamic fishing community who once gathered under boating canopies. these qualities led to the characteristic design of stepped meeting rooms where co-workers can gather around and under sculptural canopies for any event. 

overview of the entrance area, showing curved timber canopies that are lined with acoustic fabric soffits

the working hub extends over four levels, with a dedicated social floor shared between all users. the latter features a stage, library, and garden — with a lush green wall by french botanical pioneer patrick blanc. furthermore, the complex contains 74 private offices that can each hold between two and twelve employees, as well as 80 hot desks. office spaces can be booked on a monthly or daily basis, according to the tenant’s needs.

hot desk area

the work project offers a multi-sensory environment, designed to enhance productivity. every element — including music, scent, refreshment, technology, furniture and meeting facility — has been carefully curated and planned to provide the ideal office spaces. original artworks by bean buro are also displayed within the complex, creating a holistic experience for visitors.

the work project hong kong, causeway bay event
video courtesy of bean buro

original artworks by bean buro are displayed within the spaces

the co-working hub featuring elevated meeting rooms

stepped meeting rooms, where people can gather around for any event

main meeting room


the work project hong kong, causeway bay behind the scenes
video courtesey of bean buro

vertical garden by french botanical pioneer patrick blanc

internal view of meeting room

hot desking area with gallery space

the general office partitions are created with metal, frosted glass and clear glass

members can personalize their own space with bookshelves and cork pin-up walls



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edited by: lea zeitoun | designboom

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