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Perspective is both highly personal and universal. It surrounds and connects us, providing valuable context in how we view our communities and ourselves. Geography, religion, traditions, politics, and personal beliefs all influence our perspective, and understanding these elements is integral to delivering a successful design. At Perkins+Will, we engage many perspectives in our design processes; we encourage you to add your voice.

Apr 05, 2016

Setting the Stage for Universal Design

New technology is paving the way for a definition of design that includes people of all abilities. A designer with a personal connection reflects on where we came from and where we're going. Read More +

Mar 21, 2016

An Untold History of Women Architects

The industry has been slow to recognize the contributions of women in the field of architecture, a change that is only now beginning to gain steady ground. We asked women leaders within Perkins+Will to share their own experiences of women in the field that inspired and mentored them on their own career paths. Here are a few of their stories. Read More +

Mar 16, 2016

What Makes a Home Livable?

In an increasingly dense and urban world, the single family home lifestyle is giving way to smaller, more compact ways of living. Three experts in our Vancouver office explore how to accommodate livability in a growing modern city. Read More +