In this Radiolab podcast, two physicists explain a mathematical formula that reveals, with surprising accuracy, key statistics of any given city. Based on the “beat” of a city, they can define its population, average wage, crime rate, number of libraries, etc. But what this equation can’t define is what makes each location unique. It’s the details in the built environment that play a major role in making each city its own. Design sets each city apart, imparting a unique personality that can’t be explained by a mathematical equation. In this way, design is human.
June 9, 2014
Collective Time and Design Journey: Novice & Master both took home Contract Magazine’s Best of NeoCon Awards today at NeoCon. Collective Time, inspired by Fitbit technology, won Gold in the Healthcare Flooring category, while Design Journey: Novice & Master, inspired … Continue reading
June 11, 2013
Michael Murphy, Co-Founder and Executive Director of MASS Design Group, engaged in a conversation with NeoCon attendees during a luncheon hosted by Shaw Contract Group. He spoke about improving social equity and health outcomes through design innovations. Michael has a … Continue reading
June 10, 2013
Hexagon, Shaw Contract Group’s new six-sided collection, took home Contract Magazine’s Best of NeoCon Silver Award today at NeoCon. This is the twelfth consecutive Best of NeoCon win for Creative Director, Reesie Duncan, and the Shaw Contract Group design team. … Continue reading