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 +

Jun 28, 2018

We Change What We Design By Changing Who Designs It

In June 2018, Gabrielle Bullock was sworn in as President of the International Interior Design Assocation (IIDA) international board. In doing so, she became the first African-American woman take the helm of the IIDA. We share her speech upon accepting the position. Read More +

May 31, 2018

That Vacant Building Has a Better Use

Vacant buildings have increased rates of arson and vandalism while reducing adjacent lot property values. Why let a building remain vacant when it could help ensure that No Child Sleeps Outside? Seattle-around not-for-profit Mary's Place is trying to change the way we think of underused spaces. Read More +