design - features

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

University of Baltimore Angelos Law Center

Behnisch Architekten defies preconceptions of law school design with a building that reflects aspirations.

Galbraith Hall

A new interior animates a reconceived midcentury brutalist academic building at UCSD

institutional design

Situation NY: An Installation That Has Everything

Not to be mistaken for the latest pick by Stefon of “Saturday Night Live” for New York’s hottest club, “Situation NY” is an installation at the Storefront 
for Art and Architecture in New York by Jana Winderen and Marc Fornes.

Madison Central Library

The once-moribund library in Wisconsin’s capital is dramatically brought to life by MSR

hospitality design

The London Edition

Yabu Pushelberg transforms a once-faded landmark into a chic new hotel for an emerging global brand

Great Court Restaurant

A sleek, revitalized restaurant complements the British Museum

corporate design

Designers Select: Tables and casegoods

Designers share their favorite furnishings for office environments inspired by hospitality.

Compulsive Productions

Matt Gibson Architecture + Design creates a multifaceted film production studio and coworking space in Melbourne.

retail design

SOFTlab Fabricates a Flowery Fantasy in a SoHo Store

Brazilian shoe brand Melissa is known for its colorful plastic jelly shoes, which come from collaborations with notable designers including Vivienne Westwood, Karl Lagerfeld, and Jason Wu. 

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

Designing for Health: Healthy Environments—Strategies for Avoiding Flame Retardants in the Built Environment

Healthcare experts at Perkins+Will report on the controversy surrounding flame retardants and how to protect occupants' health.

Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research

Time-tested principles of retail design are used to create a new environment for medical research.

green design

Interiors Awards 2014: Sustainable

Federal Center South Building 1202 by ZGF Architects

Interiors Awards 2014: Student

Invisible Infrastructure by Annie Masincupp

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