NTI Head office by Liong Lie architects

Architect: Liong Lie Architects

Design team: Liong Lie, Roeland de Jong, Michael Schuurman, Rajiv Sewtahal

Project management: Goed4U, Leidschendam

Photography: Hannah Anthonysz

Description:

Liong Lie Architects has designed the new interior of the NTI head office in Leiden, Holland. NTI stands for more than 70 years of cutting-edge distance education. Liong Lie NTI 5th floor offices 3The new learning according to NTI is the ideal combination of online learning and classroom meetings.

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The assignment was to link flexible working and learning to a strong brand experience of NTI (‘Flexible learning starts here’) and achieving maximum effect with limited means: ready-made elements are used in such a way that they look special and create a maximum effect.

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The colourful corporate identity of NTI shines bright with enthusiasm and exactly that enthusiasm is incorporated in the design of the interior. The corporate colours are also used as a means of orientation and colourful prints of open landscapes enhance the atmosphere. 

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Varied learning spaces are designed: work lounges, 1 persons focus rooms and also informal learning while sitting at the bar.

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The call centre seems an enclosed space with matching acoustics when you are ted, but as you stand up you enter a wide open space where you can have contact with your colleagues.

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There’s an open and welcoming atmosphere because of the use of open floor plans and bright colours.

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