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The Chicago Tribune's Blair Kamin
The Chicago Tribune Covers the Northwestern University Visitors Center
The visitor center eschews the wood-paneled elitism of the Ivy League with a high-ceilinged, glass-walled lobby that instantly communicates Northwestern's proximity to Lake Michigan as well as to...
USGBC+ Reports on Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital
In October 2012, David S. Burson stood in the former Charlestown Navy Yard, at the site of the new Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, at high tide during Hurricane Sandy. The water rose to two feet...
The Wall Street Journal's Max Taves
The Wall Street Journal Quotes Leigh Christy on the L.A. River
Los Angeles residents call the urban runoff that flows through their concrete storm drain the Los Angeles River. But the euphemism hasn’t fooled property owners. Riverfront property is premium real...
The San Francisco Chronicle's John King
The San Francisco Chronicle Covers the Presidio Officers’ Club
The $19 million rehabilitation designed by Perkins + Will for the Presidio Trust is another welcome step toward making the former Army post part of the Bay Area’s daily life. But it is an act of...
San Francisco Chronicle's John King
Perkins+Will’s Design of the New Fremont District Covered in the San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Edition
The plan crafted by the San Francisco office of Perkins + Will and approved in July is designed for "a diversity of uses that promote and provide opportunity for innovation ... while ensuring harmony...
New York Post
Robin Guenther Quoted in the New York Post’s Coverage of the People’s Climate March
Robin Guenther marveled at the demonstration’s inclusiveness. “This is great,” the architect said. “What particularly impresses me is the range of diversity. It’s clearly economically diverse. There...
The Chicago Tribune
Jeff Saad Quoted in the Chicago Tribune on Measuring Carbon Emissions
Jeff Saad, senior project architect and associate principal at Perkins and Will in Chicago, helps create sustainable buildings that encourage greener behavior among occupants. The program his...
The Harvard Crimson Covers Phil Harrison's Speech at "Grounded Visionaries" Event
Phil Harrison, president and CEO of Perkins+Will, speaks in Sanders Theatre alongside other affiliates of the Graduate School of Design. The speech kicked off the weekend "Grounded Visionaries" event...
Huffington Post's Amanda Schneider
The Huffington Post Interviews Joan Blumenfeld
There are many drivers increasing general awareness creating perhaps the most predominant trend of 2014: Wellness in the Workplace. I recently spoke with Joan Blumenfeld, of Perkins & Will, and...
Interior Design Checks In with Hall of Fame Recipient Eva Maddox
In 1992, Eva Maddox was inducted into Interior Design’s Hall of Fame for her development of brand strategy and communications through design. For the 30th Anniversary of the Interior Design Hall of...
Architect Magazine's Bill Millard
Resiliency Task Force Chair Quoted in Architect Magazine
“Given the time required to retrofit our infrastructure, as compared to the increasing frequency of chronic and acute events, communities must undertake both the long process of analyzing these...
Architect Magazine's Elizabeth Evitts Dickinson
Architect Magazine Interviews Janice Barnes
The challenges of integrating POEs into business operations, however, keep many firms from pursuing this service. It can be seen as time consuming, expensive, and difficult to defend to a client. As...
Social Responsibility Annual Report No. 05
Perkins+Will is committed to engage its professional resources and leadership to benefit the social needs in the built environment where design can make a difference. While encouraging volunteerism...
Lab Manager's Sara Goudarzi
Lab Manager Interviews William Harris
When executive director Graham Shimmield and his colleagues set out to build a new home for Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences in 2009, they wanted a structure sensitive to the surroundings of the...
AIArchitect's MIKE PLOTNICK
AIArchitect Quotes Phil Harrison
Phil Harrison, FAIA, CEO of Perkins+Will, says the recent five-year economic slowdown has compelled architects to shift their focus to a more responsible and transparent attitude toward design. “The...