Linda MacLeod Fannon in IIDA NE Designer Monologues
Vice President and Senior Workplace Strategist Linda MacLeod Fannon discusses the story behind the design of Elkus Manfredi Project Mintz in IIDA NE Designer Monologues. “One of the best things about working at Elkus Manfredi is that individual talents are celebrated and everyone on the team has a seat at the table.” Read the article to find out more about this project and how the design team worked together to achieve outstanding results!
IIDA NE Designer Monologues
Rahissa Melo Wang ASID Ones to Watch Award Winner
Rahissa Melo Wang is an ASID Ones to Watch Award Winner! Honoring underrepresented members of the interior design community, the Ones to Watch initiative supports and provides opportunities to rising leaders.
How Inspired Workplace Design is Good Business
Writing for Banker & Tradesman, Principal Elizabeth Lowrey discusses how good design is good business as the pandemic evolves. “Workplace strategy and design must be part of your business plan going forward. If your firm’s workplace does not help attract and retain talent, spur innovation and reflect your company’s essence and beliefs, you risk presiding over a fluorescent-lit ghost town.”
Banker & Tradesman
Hood Park featured in Architectural Record
Hood Park is the centerpiece of a future development which will transform the Hood Dairy Company’s historic production facility in Boston’s Charlestown neighborhood into a mixed-use district. In addition to green space, the 22,000 sf public facility provides sheltered bike parking, a repair service and showers, to encourage sustainable commuting. “By far the biggest goal was placemaking: to create a destination for the surrounding neighborhood”, says David Manfredi.
Lowrey Again Named to List of 100 Most Influential Bostonians
For the fourth year in a row, Principal Elizabeth Lowrey is being recognized among Boston’s most influential people — She’s recognized as an interior design innovator. “Sophisticated, savvy, and creative, her approach to redesigning and repurposing offices will no doubt shape the look of our city in the future.”
What can UX Methodologies do for Office Design?
“Co-creation is designed to unleash the hidden creativity, opportunities, and unique cultures of companies to create flexible, human-centric workplaces,” writes Principal Elizabeth Lowrey. Read about Publicis Groupe Boston’s headquarters and Elkus Manfredi’s co-creation process in FRAME Magazine.
David Manfredi on the Future of Design
From technology and innovation to sustainability and growth, the Greater Boston market continues to develop at an unprecedented scale, providing incredible opportunities for more diverse collaboration across disciplines. CEO and Founding Principal, David Manfredi shares his thoughts on the increasing intersectionality between design, health, and user experience.
Boston Real Estate Times
One Broadway Lobby Profiled in Retrofit magazine
The lobby at One Broadway, Kendall Square in Cambridge is inviting, comfy and vibrant. Stylish materials, original art and flexible seating areas, our hospitality-inspired design is a departure from the traditional lobby, perfect for this innovative neighborhood.
Elizabeth Lowrey and Vanessa Ruda on creating a flexible workplace
The office will remain a fixture of working life for many, but it will be different. Principal Elizabeth Lowrey and Dr. Vanessa Ruda, senior partner at RHR International, share their thoughts on workplace flexibility.
New large-scale development project underway at Texas Medical Center in Houston
When completed, this urban innovation hub at Texas Medical Center (TMC3) will combine collaborative research facilities with shops, restaurants, residences, and offices interspersed with parks and plazas.
Digging Deep for Green Design Solutions
As developers and communities confront the looming threat of climate change read what sustainability coordinator, Kristen Fritsch advises clients on how to keep current on the latest regulations and strategies for making buildings energy-efficient and resistant to extreme weather events.
Banker & Tradesmen
The Death of the Office Friendship
“Everything we do is about building community,” Principal Elizabeth Lowrey says when asked how she and her colleagues dealt with having to go into lockdown in March 2020.
Making Lab Projects An Appealing Suburban Neighbor
In his recent article in Banker & Tradesmen, CEO & Founding Principal David Manfredi discusses how 66 Galen reinvigorates the Watertown Corridor and emphasizes the importance of creating vibrant and inclusive neighborhood spaces.
Banker & Tradesmen
How to create a workplace for career-long learning
Principal Elizabeth Lowrey writes that innovative companies must “call upon designers to create workspaces that enable every employee to learn while working and work while learning.”
The Biz Journals
How 3D Data Visualizations Deliver Better Buildings
Principal John Martin illustrates how using 3D visualization and modeling tools maximize land value as well as environmental stewardship for buildings and benefits for the community.
Banker & Tradesman
Reframing the Workplace for the Knowledge Economy
Principal Elizabeth Lowrey joined Design Museum Everywhere director Sam Aquillano and author Michael Horn on the Design is Everywhere podcast to discuss the role of education in the workplace. They discuss the co-creation process at Elkus Manfredi Architects, the science of learning and how employees find meaning in their work.
Design is Everywhere podcast
Telling Stories with Buildings
MassPlumbers shares a lovely profile of CEO and Founding Principal David Manfredi, who believes his passion for literature still plays a part in his chosen profession.
Office Users Should Embrace a Flexible Setup Post-COVID
Elizabeth Lowrey shares how embracing flexibility — in both tangible and intangible forms — will allow a company to engage in truly high-performance work.
Getting there from here: A 4‑step process for identifying your hybrid work model
With hybrid work here to stay, Elizabeth Lowrey shares an approach to help companies maximize the space they have today and empowers people to do their best work.
The Business Journals
The Future of Everthing: You’ll Never Sit in a Cubicle Again
Elizabeth Lowrey contributes her thoughts on the future of the workplace after the pandemic in an piece about 10 long-term predictions for Boston.