Sustainable Design

Announcing the Inaugural Purpose Awards from i+s and BUILDINGS

In this episode, VP of Media Steven Sloan joins Chief Content Director Robert Nieminen to announce a brand new awards program: The Purpose Awards. Find out why we're launching this new program to celebrate and elevate the products, projects, designs, and spaces that contribute most to the triple bottom line—people, planet, profit. The products and projects that not only do no harm, but best support the health and wellness of humans and the planet.

Joining Forces to Revitalize a Local Community, Sustainably

In this episode of I Hear Design, the teams at Citizen HKS, Boaz & Ruth talk about their collaboration on Benefield, a community based project that revitalizes the Highland Park corridor in Richmond, Virginia, that will become a place that anchors and supports the community’s youth, serving as a catalyst for change and hope.

CEU Explores Materiality, Sustainability of Resilient Flooring

Guest Jane Rohde talks about her new CEU on resilient flooring with the Resilient Floor Covering Institute. Get a crash course on some of the material covered in this distance learning opportunity and learn some of the in’s and out’s about the materiality, sustainability and performance of resilient floorcoverings.