Apr 14, 2014

Beyond the Bench: Meet the Modern Lab

Like modern offices, labs are responding to how employees work versus the other way around. Advances in technology paired with a shift toward a more collaborative culture have ushered in a new standard for the modern lab, one that embraces a community of spaces. Read More +

Apr 10, 2014

Green Guaranteed: 13 Projects Certified in 2013

Our design professionals are constantly pushing to design the most sustainable buildings, spaces, neighborhoods, and systems. In 2013, several dozen projects were certified though the USGBC, Green Globes, and other third-party organizations. We're proud to share this sampling of 13, plus a sneak peek at some of the certifications that have already happened in 2014. Read More +

Mar 13, 2014

Taking a Leap Forward for Arts Education

Twenty minutes per week: a frightening statistic reveals how long the average student navigating San Francisco’s public school district is exposed to creative arts education. Perkins+Will is working with one organization trying to change that. Read More +

Feb 26, 2014

Looking at Art, Inspiring Architecture

After visiting two in situ works of art, one designer began appreciating the shared values with architectural practice: beautiful, meaningful frameworks for community interaction and engagement. Read More +

Feb 13, 2014

Posttraumatic Understanding

Environmental and physical health are important aspects any project, but as one architect discovers, the connection between design and mental wellness runs deep, especially in the case of those suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder. Read More +

Jan 29, 2014

INSIDE Our Buildings, Inside Ourselves

Interior design has the power to intersect with people’s lives at all scales. INSIDE, the new compendium of Perkins+Will’s best interior design projects, reveals design's potential for positive impact on quality of life. Read More +