"We tried to create places where [people] can work, meet, eat, drink and relax," Vermeulen says. "This calls for a large variety of seating arrangements, all with their own intimate atmospheres but still part of the whole." A large mural by Julian Opie, carved out the granite cladding of the elevator core and filled with gold leaf, provides a dramatic backdrop for a long communal table lit by hanging Tom Dixon
pendant lights. Hella Jongerius
's Polder Sofa for Vitra
sits next to Fauteuil chairs by Jean Prouvé
, restyled by G-Star Raw. Photo by Adrian Gaut.