Carl Knutson


Design Director

Washington, DC

+1 (202) 624-8348

Carl is a Principal and the Design Director of Perkins+Will’s Washington, DC office. Having worked for Perkins+Will in both Washington, DC and Chicago, Carl has lead and participated in the design of over 10 million square feet of commercial, hospitality, healthcare, laboratory, and educational spaces. He has been involved in the design of several award winning design projects including the Kenya Women and Children’s Hospital and Case Western Reserve University Student Center.

In addition to leading design team, Carl is an author and contributed to design-related publications including the inaugural issue of Perkins+Will: Ideas and Buildings, the Perkins+Will Research Journal, and Ideas and Architecture: Monograph. His recent design focus includes working with key clients on laboratory, healthcare, and commercial work both local to the Capital region, nationally, and internationally.