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9/11 Memorial Museum

An underground void is transformed into a stirring place of reflection

TAO Downtown

Rockwell Group designs a restaurant in which to see and be seen in New York.

educational design

Interiors Awards 2015: Education

With considerable growth in biomedical research activities, researchers at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) had been spread among a few outdated, inadequate structures on campus.

Designers Select: Education

Designer Heather Mathias shares insight into the best products for learning environments.

institutional design

Interiors Awards 2015: Public/Civic

In its design of the National September 11 Memorial Museum in New York, Davis Brody Bond sought to retain the authenticity of the World Trade Center site and manage the powerful scale of the vast underground void—no easy task, to be sure. 

Interiors Awards 2015: Historic Restoration

ZGF’s challenges included returning King Street Station’s original Beaux-Arts glamour, as well as upgrading its structure so that the unreinforced masonry building could withstand future earthquakes.

hospitality design

Interiors Awards 2015: Restaurant

It’s a rare treat for a designer to be given a free hand and a generous budget to create a unique interior, but Alessandro Munge earned that privilege. 

Interiors Awards 2015: Hotel

Andaz is the Urdu word for personal style, and Hyatt wants its Andaz boutique-inspired hotel brand to be responsive to different locations and varied guest expectations.

corporate design

Interiors Awards 2015: Office: Large

Today’s hospitality models transcend typologies, including office design. 

Interiors Awards 2015: Office: Small

The architects of Park + Associates, based in Singapore, executed a radical redesign of a 1960s vintage high school’s library interior for their own offices.

retail design

Interiors Awards 2015: Retail

Detroit is synonymous with the decline and rebirth of American manufacturing. One of the poster companies for the city’s recent resurgence is Shinola. 

Designers Select: Retail

Designers name their favorite new products for retail environments.

socially responsible design

2013 Inspirations Awards Winners

An Update from MASS Design Group

The 2012 Designer of the Year honorees describe their increased reach, scope, and activities in the year since receiving the award

healthcare design

Interiors Awards 2015: Healthcare

Medical care and treatment constantly evolve, so it’s only natural that the manner in which healthcare is delivered should change, too. 

Designing for Health: Challenges and Opportunities in Psychiatric Healthcare Design

Healthcare experts at Perkins+Will report on the many challenges and opportunities within psychiatric healthcare design.

green design

Interiors Awards 2015: Student

With an objective to promote a healthier lifestyle and help Los Angeles residents appreciate the simpler things in life, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) interior design graduate Thaddeus Lee created a communal housing design for his senior thesis. 

Interiors Awards 2014: Student

Invisible Infrastructure by Annie Masincupp

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