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Jun 29, 2017

Helping Build the Next Generation of Architects

For four hours, students from Chicago public schools came to our Wrigley Building office to share in the experience of networking, mentorship, and design as part of the Windy City-based EMBARC program. But even a short experience can have a lsating impact for students and mentors alike. Read More +

Feb 02, 2016

Free From Fear: Gender-Neutral Restrooms and Inclusivity in Design

Design professionals are legally obligated to create buildings that comply with health and safety codes, but we also have a moral obligation to design spaces that thoughtfully include all members of society. It's time to reexamine our approach to gendered restrooms and increase inclusivity in design. 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 +

Dec 18, 2013

2013 Was a Conversation on Sustainability

Thought leaders at Perkins+Will have been thinking about sustainability long before the term was coined. Read about resilience, transparency, the triple bottom line, and more by checking out the top five sustainability-themed posts of the year. 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 +