Hagerman Blog

5 Tips for Architects on Designing a Better Workplace of the Future

Posted by hagermancompany on Jun 23, 2017 11:02:00 AM

Run an Internet search on “designing the workplace of the future,” and your results will yield designs that include everything from solo workers surrounded by virtual touch screens and Alien-inspired chairs that spin you from task to task to floating mini cubicles united only by a wireless connection.

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Topics: Industry News, Architecture

Why Diversity in Architecture Matters for Communities and the Bottom Line

Posted by Taz Loomans on Mar 27, 2017 3:05:48 PM

Mike Ford—a forward-thinking designer dubbed the “hip-hop architect”—didn’t meet an African American architect until his fourth year as an undergraduate architecture student at the University of Detroit Mercy. This was in inner-city Detroit, where 85 percent of the population is African American.

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Topics: Architecture