The centerpiece of the office is a colorful mural by Puerto Rican artist Sofia Maldonado, who's known for colorful, organic forms.
After work, the Outbrain office doubles as a venue for happy hours, meetups, and panels (in the kitchen), while the sofa areas inspire low-key "chill sessions." — and each room has a central piece of modern artwork.
And the good news is, it doesn't have to cost a fortune.
It's where all of the inventors' ideas become a real physical product." Having the design shop front-and-center — with the countdown clock on a nearby wall — drives the team to energetically "get shit done," and make invention accessible.Through the glass walls behind her, sits the design shop that houses Quirky's 3D printers (for prototyping), laser cutter, vacuum forming and skin cutting machines, and drills, saws and a paint booth."The design room is the first thing you see when you walk in to Quirky, and it's where all the magic happens," says Markofsky.The office was once home to Devlin & Company, a men's clothing store founded in 1847, so one of Squarespace's templates, Devlin, pays homage to the space's roots.True to the startup cliche, Squarespace offers a bike rack and pumps for its pedaling teammates.Startup culture became known for several things over the years: hoodies, ping pong, beer consumption and really awesome offices.