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LOCATION: Washington, D.C.

TYPE: Education Interior

When CityBridge approached SmithWorx to assist in establishing their new office, we understood the importance of addressing budget concerns while creating a dynamic and functional workspace that aligns with their mission.

As CityBridge's programming aims to provide a space for educators and education entrepreneurs to innovate and address challenges facing DC students, our goal was to design an environment that fosters creativity, collaboration, and innovation.

Given the budget constraints, we devised a solution that leveraged CityBridge's existing furniture while strategically incorporating new furnishings in key areas throughout the space. By conducting a thorough assessment of their current inventory and spatial requirements, we identified opportunities to repurpose and enhance existing pieces while introducing new elements where needed most.

Our approach focused on optimizing the functionality and aesthetics of the workspace within the constraints of the budget. We prioritized areas where new furnishings would have the greatest impact, such as collaborative workspaces, meeting rooms, and communal areas, while creatively integrating existing furniture in other areas to maintain consistency and cohesiveness.

Throughout the process, we collaborated closely with CityBridge to ensure that our solutions aligned with their vision and operational needs. By combining resourcefulness with thoughtful design, we were able to create an inspiring and versatile workspace that reflects CityBridge's commitment to innovation and educational excellence, while maximizing the value of their investment.

Through our partnership with CityBridge, SmithWorx is proud to support their mission of empowering educators and education entrepreneurs to pioneer transformative solutions for DC students. Together, we are creating spaces where bold ideas flourish and where the future of education is reimagined.

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