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Designer Jean de Lessard took the basement of the Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church, which is situated within the coronary heart of the Plateau Mont-Royal neighbourhood in Montreal, and reworked it into artistic workplaces for Upperkut, a rising communications company. The corporate’s house owners needed an area that match their picture: brilliant and dynamic with a way of unity, and straightforward to increase. By selecting Jean de Lessard, they took step one in the appropriate path.
Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church continues to be an lively place of worship, so the designer wanted to ensure that this extraordinary location was nonetheless respectful to its unique construction. Some issues merely couldn’t be modified, such because the ceilings and website-particular acoustical mechanisms. Lessard set to work, dividing the area into 4 most important sections: the president’s workplace, the venture managers’ space, the studio, and the multi-perform room. These areas are linked by a hall that acts as a central “backbone”, and are properly divided whereas nonetheless feeling unified, thanks to paint.