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We live in a dynamic, fast-paced world that demands continuous adaptation. As lifelong learners, we believe that we must be in constant motion—communicating, collaborating, and evolving. We strive to continually provide innovative design strategies on every project, viewing each as an opportunity to enhance communities and improve the human condition. Here you will find our recent thinking on learning.

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 +

Dec 20, 2013

2013 Was A Conversation on Learning

We've been exploring the latest in learning all year. Discover our top five learning posts concerning revelations in technology, collaboration, modular classrooms, and post-graduation adjustments. Read More +

Sep 18, 2013

Using Mixed-Use Education to Build Communities

Urban planning is rarely seen as a remedy for the state of the education system. However, thoughtful community design that integrates schools in new ways can lead to successful learning environments and vibrant communities. Read More +

Sep 12, 2013

The Rapid Prototype Generation Has Arrived

With tools like 3D printers becoming less expensive and more widely available, one designer learns that schools are beginning to respond by introducing once-advanced concepts to younger generations of thinkers and makers. Read More +

Jun 06, 2013

Harnessing the Energy of Design Collaboration

Leaving the design studio can often prove to be the best way to learn. Working as a team for the Solar Decathlon triggers innovative and sustainable ideas for one designer: collaboration as catalyst for innovation. Read More +