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Jul 24, 2018

Reconciling Planetary Health in City Building

The projects we design do not exist in isolation, they are part of a larger ecosystem. By introducing research into our projects early on, every design we create has the opportunity to advance our knowledge of the nature and ecologies in which our projects exist. Read More +

Jul 20, 2018

Seeing Double: Creating Visual Seamlessness at Case Western Reserve University

Since 2010, Perkins+Will’s Technical Design Community (TDC) has hosted an annual firmwide competition celebrating design innovation in detailing.  After three rounds of judging evaluating creativity, level of technical difficulty, cost-consciousness, and elegance of the solution, the Chicago studio prevailed to win the 2018 Transcendent Detail Competition with the Case Western Reserve University Tinkham Veale University Center double-skin wall taking home the honor.  Read More +

Jul 10, 2018

Convergence 2018: Ideas to Value

This year's Convergence Symposium leveraged the energy and activity happening in Chicago–a hotbed of innovation that often flies under the radar (at least in comparison to its coastal cousins). The symposium brought together six speakers and one dynamic panel discussion that added new thought and perspective to how we conceive of convergence and how ideas are brought to value. Read More +