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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.

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 +

Nov 11, 2013

Finding the Fun in Delivering Projects

From Sudoku to Scrabble, people have a natural tendency to enjoy solving puzzles. But as architects, we are tasked with solving some of the most complex problems out there. How, then, do we discover the fun and pleasure in delivering projects? Read More +

Jul 31, 2013

The Meaning of Life: A True Story

When we practice architecture or pursue a career in science, the process of design, whether of a theory, a space or building, is our search for the true story. It is in the beauty of that story that we can find a personal truth. Read More +