design

Smart buildings 101

David Wilts, who leads the consulting practice in our Chicago office, spoke with us about smart buildings. * What exactly is a smart building? There are dozens of definitions out…

Reconnecting the subway with the sky

In the early years of the New York City subway system, natural light played a dominant role in the illumination of subterranean spaces. The architecture emphasized a connection to the…

Acoustics for musicians

When acousticians design performing arts spaces, our ultimate goal is to create a quality listening experience for every audience member. We seek to transmit the most accurate version of what’s…