London | United Kingdom
Following his studies at Nottingham Trent University Alex Bock established Bock Studio to strive to create innovative and elegant designs that improve the day to day lives of the user. Designs focus on natural materials, sustainability, quality, and creativity with an inherent Nordic and or Japanese reference but a global appeal. Recently focusing on the contract market specifically workplace and acoustics.
Akustak is a flexible, modular acoustic partitioning system designed to address issues with privacy and focus in open-plan office environments.
High noise levels are one of the biggest complaints that employees have about their workplace. Noise pollution in the workplace is caused by a combination of factors; phones ringing, electronic equipment humming, chairs scraping and most significantly people talking.
This is exacerbated by the large number of people in close proximity and the spaces themselves which offer no protection against noise reverberations.