Rivals of the Companies Behind These 7 Innovative Offices are Green with Envy

Firm: Eastlake Studio. Project: Equator Design. Location: Chicago. Standout: At a packaging design firm’s graphically charged studio, walls sport mismatched picture frames and hand-painted murals, including a giant octopus. Photography by Steve Hall/Hedrich Blessing.

Firm: Eastlake Studio. Project: Equator Design. Location: Chicago. Standout: At a packaging design firm’s graphically charged studio, walls sport mismatched picture frames and hand-painted murals, including a giant octopus. Photography by Steve Hall/Hedrich Blessing.

Firm: Eastlake Studio. Project: Equator Design. Location: Chicago. Standout: At a packaging design firm’s graphically charged studio, walls sport mismatched picture frames and hand-painted murals, including a giant octopus. Photography by Steve Hall/Hedrich Blessing.

Firm: Eastlake Studio. Project: Equator Design. Location: Chicago. Standout: At a packaging design firm’s graphically charged studio, walls sport mismatched picture frames and hand-painted murals, including a giant octopus. Photography by Steve Hall/Hedrich Blessing.

Firm: Eastlake Studio. Project: Equator Design. Location: Chicago. Standout: At a packaging design firm’s graphically charged studio, walls sport mismatched picture frames and hand-painted murals, including a giant octopus. Photography by Steve Hall/Hedrich Blessing.

Firm: Design Blitz. Project: Comcast. Location: Sunnyvale, California. Standout: Angles are writ large and small, from the canopies sheltering break-out areas to the pyramids on polyester film and a wall’s chevrons in moss and plywood. Photography by Jasper Sanidad.

Firm: Design Blitz. Project: Comcast. Location: Sunnyvale, California. Standout: Angles are writ large and small, from the canopies sheltering break-out areas to the pyramids on polyester film and a wall’s chevrons in moss and plywood. Photography by Jasper Sanidad.

Firm: Design Blitz. Project: Comcast. Location: Sunnyvale, California. Standout: Angles are writ large and small, from the canopies sheltering break-out areas to the pyramids on polyester film and a wall’s chevrons in moss and plywood. Photography by Jasper Sanidad.

Firm: Design Blitz. Project: Comcast. Location: Sunnyvale, California. Standout: Angles are writ large and small, from the canopies sheltering break-out areas to the pyramids on polyester film and a wall’s chevrons in moss and plywood. Photography by Jasper Sanidad.

Firm: Design Blitz. Project: Comcast. Location: Sunnyvale, California. Standout: Angles are writ large and small, from the canopies sheltering break-out areas to the pyramids on polyester film and a wall’s chevrons in moss and plywood. Photography by Jasper Sanidad.

Firm: Shelden Architecture. Project: WELD. Location: Nashville. Standout: Private offices occupy the shipping containers protruding through the facade of this coworking space, while another has become a bustling coffee bar. Photography by Wade Griffith.

Firm: Shelden Architecture. Project: WELD. Location: Nashville. Standout: Private offices occupy the shipping containers protruding through the facade of this coworking space, while another has become a bustling coffee bar. Photography by Wade Griffith.

Firm: Shelden Architecture. Project: WELD. Location: Nashville. Standout: Private offices occupy the shipping containers protruding through the facade of this coworking space, while another has become a bustling coffee bar. Photography by Wade Griffith.

Firm: Shelden Architecture. Project: WELD. Location: Nashville. Standout: Private offices occupy the shipping containers protruding through the facade of this coworking space, while another has become a bustling coffee bar. Photography by Wade Griffith.

Firm: Shelden Architecture. Project: WELD. Location: Nashville. Standout: Private offices occupy the shipping containers protruding through the facade of this coworking space, while another has become a bustling coffee bar. Photography by Wade Griffith.

Firm: Shelden Architecture. Project: WELD. Location: Nashville. Standout: Private offices occupy the shipping containers protruding through the facade of this coworking space, while another has become a bustling coffee bar. Photography by Wade Griffith.

Firm: Jean de Lessard Designers Créatifs. Project: PixMob. Location: Montreal. Standout: At a converted textile factory, freestanding meeting rooms are budget-friendly blackboard-painted drywall with contrasting interiors in canary yellow. Photography by Adrien Williams.

Firm: Jean de Lessard Designers Créatifs. Project: PixMob. Location: Montreal. Standout: At a converted textile factory, freestanding meeting rooms are budget-friendly blackboard-painted drywall with contrasting interiors in canary yellow. Photography by Adrien Williams.

Firm: Jean de Lessard Designers Créatifs. Project: PixMob. Location: Montreal. Standout: At a converted textile factory, freestanding meeting rooms are budget-friendly blackboard-painted drywall with contrasting interiors in canary yellow. Photography by Adrien Williams.

Firm: Jean de Lessard Designers Créatifs. Project: PixMob. Location: Montreal. Standout: At a converted textile factory, freestanding meeting rooms are budget-friendly blackboard-painted drywall with contrasting interiors in canary yellow. Photography by Adrien Williams.

Firm: Jean de Lessard Designers Créatifs. Project: PixMob. Location: Montreal. Standout: At a converted textile factory, freestanding meeting rooms are budget-friendly blackboard-painted drywall with contrasting interiors in canary yellow. Photography by Adrien Williams.

Firm: Vladimir Radutny Architects. Project: Ranquist Development Group. Location: Chicago. Standout: Screens of perforated blackened steel allow for partial visibility, but there’s a clear view of the company president’s Porsche in the glass-fronted garage. Photography by Mike Schwartz.

Firm: Vladimir Radutny Architects. Project: Ranquist Development Group. Location: Chicago. Standout: Screens of perforated blackened steel allow for partial visibility, but there’s a clear view of the company president’s Porsche in the glass-fronted garage. Photography by Mike Schwartz.

Firm: Vladimir Radutny Architects. Project: Ranquist Development Group. Location: Chicago. Standout: Screens of perforated blackened steel allow for partial visibility, but there’s a clear view of the company president’s Porsche in the glass-fronted garage. Photography by Mike Schwartz.

Firm: Nefa Architects. Project: Optimedia. Location: Moscow. Standout: Two colors, blue and white, and two geometric shapes, the circle and the square, give a crisply dual identity to this marketing agency. Photography by Ilya Ivanov.

Firm: Nefa Architects. Project: Optimedia. Location: Moscow. Standout: Two colors, blue and white, and two geometric shapes, the circle and the square, give a crisply dual identity to this marketing agency. Photography by Ilya Ivanov.

Firm: Nefa Architects. Project: Optimedia. Location: Moscow. Standout: Two colors, blue and white, and two geometric shapes, the circle and the square, give a crisply dual identity to this marketing agency. Photography by Ilya Ivanov.

Firm: Nefa Architects. Project: Optimedia. Location: Moscow. Standout: Two colors, blue and white, and two geometric shapes, the circle and the square, give a crisply dual identity to this marketing agency. Photography by Ilya Ivanov.

Firm: Studio 15B. Project: Inertia Engineering. Location: Brisbane, Australia. Standout: Colored paper laminate creates a mod patchwork on the sliding doors of flush-mounted cabinetry in the office area, an effect echoed in the pantry. Photography by Mindi Cooke.

Firm: Studio 15B. Project: Inertia Engineering. Location: Brisbane, Australia. Standout: Colored paper laminate creates a mod patchwork on the sliding doors of flush-mounted cabinetry in the office area, an effect echoed in the pantry. Photography by Mindi Cooke.

Firm: Studio 15B. Project: Inertia Engineering. Location: Brisbane, Australia. Standout: Colored paper laminate creates a mod patchwork on the sliding doors of flush-mounted cabinetry in the office area, an effect echoed in the pantry. Photography by Mindi Cooke.

Firm: Studio 15B. Project: Inertia Engineering. Location: Brisbane, Australia. Standout: Colored paper laminate creates a mod patchwork on the sliding doors of flush-mounted cabinetry in the office area, an effect echoed in the pantry. Photography by Mindi Cooke.

Firm: Studio 15B. Project: Inertia Engineering. Location: Brisbane, Australia. Standout: Colored paper laminate creates a mod patchwork on the sliding doors of flush-mounted cabinetry in the office area, an effect echoed in the pantry. Photography by Mindi Cooke.