More stories about Design

  • Needs and Deeds

    Design between architecture's practice and academy for areas in need.

  • June 2011 E-newsletter Editor's Note

    ECO-STRUCTURE's May/June issue poses the question of how our space influences our overall wellbeing and I’m curious to see how our audience responds.

  • Triple Platinum

    A vice president at RTKL talks about the process of designing three different structures to LEED Platinum certification levels.

  • Designing for Design

    Perkins+Will offers up opportunities and insights from designing its own LEED Platinum-certified spaces.

  • The Wizard Game: Efficient By Design

    HKS's chief sustainable officer teaches the 2030 Challenge and architectural energy modeling using a four-part game.

  • Making the Ideal More Real

    The definition of ''humanitarian design'' is still in flux, even if its practice proliferates.

  • Rightsizing By Design

    For the first time in history more than half the world's people live in cities. Now what?

  • Uptight (Everything is Alright)

    Detroit AIA's Urban Priorities Committee hopes to revitalize its city despite Motown's terminal prognosis.

  • Internal Revenue

    Opening up work environments is one way to tighten performance.

  • Talk Versus Action

    Recent industry events and studies are urging architects and designers to take more drastic action toward reducing the environmental impact of buildings. How is the industry responding?