This title is a broad and a difficult question but it is one that creatives are forced to face every time they take on a new project. There is always excitement and fear when the canvas is blank and the fewer imposed constraints there are the more challenging it is. My colleague Donna Barry and I, both Design Directors in our respective Gensler offices, were invited to present and moderate a workshop that we entitled ‘Bring It’ at a recent regional firm conference.Continue Reading Bring It! How to bring your best design to every project every time?
On June 13, 2013, I attended the American Planning Association, Los Angeles or APA LA’s annual Awards Gala which recognized exceptional planning achievements by individuals, cities, and businesses in the L.A. region. Continue Reading Oscars for Planners: 2013 APA LA Awards Gala
The City of Los Angeles has issued a draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the proposed Convention and Event Center in downtown. Continue Reading Draft EIR Available for Proposed Convention Center Project
MGM Resorts International announced last month that Gensler will design their proposed Rolling Hills Resort Casino project in Brimfield, MA. The leading international architecture firm was chosen largely because of their recently completed MGM City Center project in Las Vegas, which they claim to be the largest private sustainable development in the world.