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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.

May 05, 2014

The Datafication of Design: Thinking Big (and small)

While Big Data may be having its cultural moment in the AEC community and beyond, perhaps the attending hype is premature. We should not lose sight of the potential of disaggregated 'small data' as a key part of the process in the datafication of design. 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 +

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 +

Jan 13, 2014

Here’s To Doing (More) Good in 2014

At Perkins+Will, we're a purpose-driven bunch. Social responsibility is intrinsic to everything we do. As we kick off 2014, we would like to share some of the stories and impacts of our social responsibility initiative. These projects have allowed us to demonstrate the global impact we can have when we take a bit of responsibility and harness our knowledge and expertise. Read More +