The world definitely divides into people who can maintain a minimal tidy work space and those who cannot. I have read many articles and seen editorial examples of the minimal office space but only encountered a few working ones in real life.
Is open plan office design is dead? If architectural blogs are any indication, currently they seem nostalgic for the isolated cubicle of the 90’s sitcom era. I think it would be a crime to go back to the isolated days of seething frustration and four white walls of impenetrable partition.
When it comes to spending priorities for your new creative content machine, this might well be the biggest decision to make. (Apart from what colour to set your backlit RGB mouse and keyboard to obviously)