Six Degrees – Cental Lounge


Six Degrees – Headquarters for a Creative Branding Agency

Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Type: Tenant Improvement / Interiors
Client: Six Degrees
Role: Sophia as project manager and designer at Architekton (www.architekton).
Copyright: Architekton

Project Features: Architecture reflecting brand image

Client Quote: “I want to arrive at the office and feel like entering a cool night club.”

Program Requirements: A work landscape that provide individual offices and a variety of more collaborative spaces, both formal and informal.

Special Challenges: Squeezing a highly innovative program into an existing building plan without compromising the design.

Photos (and design) copyright Architekton
Construction: 180 degreesĀ 

Discovery: Using off-the-shelf materials in new ways –
Basic lighting fixtures mounted on top of partitions create indirect light. Suspended acoustical panels double as light reflectors. Sheet Metal, corrugated fiberglass, and acoustical boards double as walls, pin-up surfaces, windows, and acoustical surfaces.

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Sophia Sparklin

Growing up in a family with generations in medical practice, Sophia discovered her passion for architecture during an internship 1996. Since then Sophia received formal and informal education in Germany and the US. At Arizona State University she was honored by the Henry Adams Certificate for graduating on top of her (Master of Architecture) class in 2005.