1800 sqm Workspace - Australian Headquarters. Hot Black were engaged to design the new Opentext office in North Sydney. As the Australian Headquarters for Opentext, the 1800 sqm site comprises of two floors which hosts an array of working environments. Throughout the floors, various collaboration zones separate the working spaces, allowing for flexible working styles and team collaboration. Each level also includes a centrally located staff breakout space for increased team connection. To accommodate those who visit the head quarters, there is a strong focus on a front of house client facing area. This space includes a reception, large waiting area with video wall and various meeting rooms which allows for the flexibility of large staff seminars or external meetings. The aesthetic design was also inspired by the geographical locations, with organic forms and materiality playing homage to the Sydney harbour and landscapes.