Workspace Design Show Amsterdam

Icons of Design Entries​

The ‘Icons of Design’ online competition gives office furniture brands and product designers the chance to be discovered. Hosted annually at Workspace Design Show, this event showcases the very best in workplace interiors and design. 

Browse through the collection of entries from the latest competition, featuring innovative and inspiring designs that push the boundaries of creativity and functionality. Explore the gallery to discover the best in contemporary office furniture design and get inspired to transform your workspace.

Allie Desk

The perfect addition to any professional or home office. This desk is a masterpiece of functionality and style, crafted with precision and care. The desk is made from premium-grade materials, including wood and sturdy metal legs, ensuring a stable and durable work surface.


Ridding the world of plastic bottles: that is the sustainable goal of all AQUALEX tap water coolers. To develop a new drinking fountain, the designers developed a fountain that is manufactured in an ecologically responsible way: the AQUALEX Circulo.

Beaktor Remote Office

Beaktor Remote Office is a simple, clever and inspiring way to bring the best of the traditional office anywhere in just 1sqm. Beaktor was developed from the idea of creating a tool that adapts to the workstyle, personality and anthropometrics of its users.


BlockO – A perfect circle in the world of squares. BlockO is an acoustic seater designed for up to six people. The mission of the brand is to return joy and creativeness back to schools and offices by bringing the most eye-catching acoustic pod on the market.


The CALETO chair is designed with a focus on creating an ergonomic backrest support that provides the best possible comfort in various scenarios. The timeless design is clean and minimalistic and works well in many different environments.


Cascada was developed by acoustic specialist and manufacturer PREFORM in collaboration with designer Bodo Sperlein. The Cascada collection combines elegant and unique design with acoustics and creates a warm atmosphere in office spaces. 

Chromorama Tapestries

Chromarama is a series of five woven tapestries specially designed for different types of colour blindness, creating a beautiful harmony of colours that can be enjoyed by all. The aim of Chromarama is to raise awareness of the overlooked role of visual limitations in design.

DESSO Origin: Recharge and Retrace

DESSO Origin: Recharge and Retrace carpet tiles are 100% recyclable. Doing good for people and the planet means taking real steps to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases. Tarkett’s circular approach to carpet tiles enables us to do just that. 


Ecocoon is a case study to evaluate whether ecocentric design can optimize the experience for creators and the significance of ecocentric creative space design in comparison to typical adsorption based non-environment room to achieve better creative outcome.


Measuring 80 x 40 x 5, FLIP is a super slim, wall mounted storage
compartment and worktop, inspired by a wall mounted kitchen scale. Like the scale, it is designed to be a tool, an appliance, a helper that fulfils its function as simply and as un-obstrusive as possible without sacrificing elegance and aesthetic quality.


JOE is a series of soft, flexible seating furniture based on strong shapes, geometric curves, and clear lines. All seating elements are embraced by a light back wall that serves as a protective shell and creates comfort and privacy for relaxation or private conversations in hotel lobbies, lounge areas, libraries, or modern offices spaces.


Modular furniture system with geometric upholstered bodies that can be assembled and linked additively. System components are stools and ergonomic armchair bodies in two heights, table elements and panel walls that serve to visually and acoustically screen work areas. 

New Chesterfield

Together with Lensvelt, Baranowitz + Kronenberg designed the New Chesterfield, a modern and playful take on the iconic Chesterfield chair that dominated 18th century interior. Usually recognized by the buttoned upholstery, horizontal back line and curled armrests, this version of the Chesterfield for Lensvelt is a fresh new 21st century interpretation of the classic. 

Rockfon Hub

Bring multipurpose flexibility to your interiors by creating acoustically optimised areas. Instead of hard walls, Rockfon Hub suspended islands allow you to design acoustic zones or hubs in open plan office spaces. These islands can be curtained off to create areas, where people can concentrate, brainstorm, meet or talk in private.

Rockfon Lamella

Bring the perfect tone to your designs with Rockfon Lamella modular wall system. Rockfon Lamella offers a range of sizes and wood veneer options to achieve a visually appealing and acoustically effective wall unit. Its innovative mounting clip allows for a simple click-in system, making it easy to assemble. 

Rockfon Senses

Rockfon Senses acoustic wall panels come in a choice of five natural surfaces created in collaborations with Organoid Technologies – from fresh spring florals to delicate fallen leaves or textured alpine hay. They look like works of art and bring a contemporary biophilic texture to your designs. 


Open and dynamic spaces need flexible seating solutions. Like RON for example; a small upholstered pouf/stool that is a must-have in situations where additional seating is needed. The design is inspired by thimbles, and the conical shape with a hollow inside allows for easy stacking and space-saving storage. 

SHOJI Room Divider

SHOJI is a completely new type of acoustic room divider, that besides function adds life and aesthetics. It addresses workspace challenges, contributing to the improvement of work comfort, and mental benefits of people spending hours in offices. 

Slot Renewi Dining Table

A sustainable design at its core – In collaboration with leading waste-to-product company Renewi, the limited-edition Slot Dining Table made from 100% recycled coniferous wood. The designers believe in sharing knowledge and are always looking for collaborations that stimulate innovation in production processes or materials.

Attend Workspace Design Show

Discover new products and solutions from leading manufacturers and suppliers, learn about the best practices in workspace design, and connect with like-minded individuals. Register now for a complimentary visitor pass and attend Workspace Design Show from 11 – 12 October 2023 at RAI, Amsterdam.