In this period the architect Giuseppe Tortato is working at home from his terrace , away from his wife who works in remote working and from kids in e-learning.
When you have a family you need a home phone booth and also a “call apron” to be quickly worn to make yourself presentable when an unexpected video call arrives while you are in your pajamas or cooking …
Instead of rethinking the office, it would be necessary to rethink the house to make it more suitable for work, because it is in this direction that we are moving.
In addition to the need to downsize workplaces, I believe the office should also be rethought like a safe place.
To be calm, people will need to go back to work in a place where someone has already thought of everything to prevent any risk.
We must try to re-think about sharing, the key word of the pre-emergency corona virus era. Sharing can be interpreted as sharing, but also in the most negative sense of promiscuity.
Concerning sustainability, all protective devices are producing huge quantities of junk.
Design should strive to find more eco-sustainable solutions for these objects.
It’s not so much about reviewing the concept of sharing but the practices to be followed …