Last month, office furniture giant Herman Miller unveiled a new retail concept: A handful of small, targeted locations that give customers a chance to try out the brand’s signature task chairs in person. Where and why these stores are popping up (next to Lululemon!) might surprise you.
In our weekly roundup, the first woman AIA president in New York since 1931 and an interactive history of wallpaper. Read on for these announcements and more that are crossing the BOH news desk this week.
In the 47th installment of the 50 States Project, BOH spoke with Seattle-based designer Brian Paquette about how the way he bills is designed to keep the business side of the firm uncomplicated, why he still uses binders to organize his projects and how COVID helped him reconnect with other designers.