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Feb 11, 2019

Confronting Rising Waters In Copenhagen

To solve complex problems, we need diverse perspectives. Last summer, Arlen Stawasz was selected as one of eight young professionals to travel to Denmark and work with a multi-disciplinary team from across the globe. Their goal: to co-develop a toolbox and case study for resilience planning and adaptation that tackles storm surge and sea level rise in Amager Strand, Copenhagen. Read More +

Apr 20, 2018

What We’re Reading: Earth Day Edition

Once a month, we ask our colleagues to share what's on their nightstand, Kindle, or in podcast queue. This month in honor of Earth Day, we put out a call for anything and everything pertaining to creating a more sustainable, equitable planet. Read More +

Nov 09, 2017

When (Still) in Drought

One year ago, in response to California’s historic drought, Perkins+Will took action. Tearing out half of the lawn in front of our San Francisco studio, we launched an experiment in drought-tolerant plantings. What we've learned can help inform the landscape of other drought-prone regions. Read More +

Jun 23, 2017

NeoCon 2017: Our Take on the Trends

From cutting-edge materials to convergence with new markets, NeoCon provided ample opportunity to glimpse how workplace design—and work itself—is changing. Here’s our take on the trends in 2017. Read More +

Jun 06, 2013

Harnessing the Energy of Design Collaboration

Leaving the design studio can often prove to be the best way to learn. Working as a team for the Solar Decathlon triggers innovative and sustainable ideas for one designer: collaboration as catalyst for innovation. Read More +