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Aug 22, 2018

Building Resilience in a Changing World

In an unpredictable world, resilient design and planning is needed for our cities and communities to endure and thrive in both the short and long-term. Having the right expertise and knowledge to generate solutions is critical to ensuring our communities are healthy, vibrant, and regenerative well into the future. Read More +

Apr 27, 2015

Architecture’s New Edges

How can architecture sustain the environment, rather than allowing the environment to sustain architecture? Peter Busby's latest book explores Architecture's New Edges. Read More +

Dec 03, 2014

Net-Zero and Beyond

The challenge of achieving a net zero, carbon neutral future is significant but not insurmountable. With the technology already at our fingertips, we need to look at this as a chance to rewrite the forgotten instruction manual that comes with this planet. Read More +

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 +

Apr 10, 2014

Green Guaranteed: 13 Projects Certified in 2013

Our design professionals are constantly pushing to design the most sustainable buildings, spaces, neighborhoods, and systems. In 2013, several dozen projects were certified though the USGBC, Green Globes, and other third-party organizations. We're proud to share this sampling of 13, plus a sneak peek at some of the certifications that have already happened in 2014. 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 +