There is a preferred ratio between solid areas and voids (doors and windows).
Patients and doctors often must have frank conversations about personal issues. What is the best design for the rooms in which these conversations take place?
Researchers are developing a much better understanding of how people navigate through space and how wayfinding aids can be enhanced.
The design and management of the natural environments available to suburbanites and city dwellers have a significant influence on the well-being of humans and their planet.
The majority of “healing gardens” and other outdoor spaces in healthcare facilities do little or nothing to address environmental concerns, but with care, sustainable and therapeutic landscapes can complement each other.
Designers often need to be creative, but what personal and social factors are linked to this ability?
People developing spaces and objects for which smell and color are both important have more information to aid in their work.
The American Society of Interior Designers has had extensive discussions with Fellows of its organization to learn more about how firms can succeed in the new economy.
There is a new report on daylight in residential environments. This review is comprehensive and addresses a range of useful topics.