The USGBC's Summit on Green Building and Human Health aims to draw deeper connections between our buildings and our health.
As we ramp up for one of the biggest events of the year, we take a look back on where we've been and where we're heading.
Joining the social networking party is easy—but studies show that developing and executing an effective social media strategy is another story. Here’s a look at how A&D firms can better leverage their presence online.
The global sustainability movement has gained some fashionable allies as of late, but the A&D community still has a leadership role to play.
Landscape architect Raymond Jungles explains how the work of his mentor inspired him to strive for a landscaped environment both comprehensive and casual.
University of Miami Dean Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk relates her prolific experience in urban planning and campus management to fashion.
As one of Miami Beach's first residents, Stanley Whitman has been a part of many of the changes throughout the city's history.
A sleek style, hot pink accents and an in-house catwalk immerse visitors in the fashion world at vente-privee's new Manhattan office, designed by Perkins+Will.
Formaldehyde-emitting adhesives can have a big impact on indoor air quality, but new options promise to help clear the air.
The devastating tornado that struck Joplin, Mo. in 2011 destroyed the city’s high school but not its spirit. This is the story of how a resilient community and some fast-moving designers transformed a former big-box store into a 21st century learning space for displaced students.
Debbie Designer isn’t low on opinions. And no one is safe against them. Beware, because she could be in a town by you - or coming to a town near you for that matter. Stay on your A game. Consider this our own little version of the design police…
Grace Jeffers' love affair with materials began at nine years old, when the other students used paper doilies to decorate their Valentine’s Day project, she shingled hers in laminate.
The I&S editors’ blog will chronicle our adventures through the world of design and provide a behind-the-scenes look into the creation of the products and projects that inspire us day in and day out.