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6 Unexpected Ways to Save the Environment

Many people find the idea of saving the environment one that sounds wonderful in theory but difficult to actually execute. This is for a multitude of reasons, one of them being that the problem feels too large to really solve alone. This may be true, but if Read More

Best Offices on Television and in Film

Some of the best parts of watching office dramas are the offices themselves. Many are set in traditional spaces with endless rows of cubicles, with the standouts being those that look to create a work environment that’s inviting. With the amount of time spent at work, it Read More

Why Lane Office is a Diamond Benefactor

New York, NY

Find out why Lane Office CEO Gregory F. Burke has been with IIDA NY Chapter for 9 years!

The Societal Significance of Architecture

Art is, in some ways, victimized by the masses, for the self-indulgent nature of its creators but mostly due to a forgivable absence of self-awareness on the part of the viewer. Many fail to recognize just how easily influenced they are in their response to their environment. Read More

Timber Construction in the 21st Century

The DIRTT Approach to construction’s foundation is in the ability to change, while also maintaining the power to remain the same. It has allowed for speedy changes to long-lasting solutions and the freedom to change one’s mind. The introduction of DIRTT’s timber construction has aligned with DIRTT’s core Read More

When Fashion Meets Furniture

The often laborious, extraneous task of picking out one’s outfit for the day is put into perspective when one has to choose the furniture that they will put in their home or office. Generally, we like to furnish our homes and offices with pieces that will make Read More

A New Age of Virtual Reality

“The ultimate display would, of course, be a room within which the computer can control the existence of matter. A chair displayed in such a room would be good enough to sit in, handcuffs displayed would be confining and a bullet displayed in such a room would Read More

Redesigning Times Square

Anyone that lives or works in New York knows that we all do our best to avoid Times Square. It is nearly impossible to get around and there are Disney characters everywhere you turn. With new laws limiting the mobs of characters to designated areas, there is Read More

6 Ways New Yorkers Can Improve the Environment

It may be difficult to believe that a single individual’s actions can have such a tremendous impact on a planet that is so large. We think of ourselves as just a tiny aspect of a huge problem. This absolves us of responsibility, or at least we think Read More

Bauhaus and Its Influence on Modern Design

When examining art from past centuries, one can see everything from the method in which it was created to the socioeconomic climate in which it was conceived under. Harsh political, social or economic realities have provided the world with an abundance of anguish but with that, some of Read More

6 Unexpected Ways to Save the Environment

Aug 9, 2017

Many people find the idea of saving the environment one that sounds wonderful in theory but difficult to actually execute. This is for a multitude of reasons, one of them being that the problem feels too large to really solve alone. This may be true, but if Read More

Best Offices on Television and in Film

Jun 8, 2017

Some of the best parts of watching office dramas are the offices themselves. Many are set in traditional spaces with endless rows of cubicles, with the standouts being those that look to create a work environment that’s inviting. With the amount of time spent at work, it Read More

Why Lane Office is a Diamond Benefactor

May 17, 2017

Find out why Lane Office CEO Gregory F. Burke has been with IIDA NY Chapter for 9 years!

The Societal Significance of Architecture

Feb 7, 2017

Art is, in some ways, victimized by the masses, for the self-indulgent nature of its creators but mostly due to a forgivable absence of self-awareness on the part of the viewer. Many fail to recognize just how easily influenced they are in their response to their environment. Read More

Timber Construction in the 21st Century

Dec 19, 2016

The DIRTT Approach to construction’s foundation is in the ability to change, while also maintaining the power to remain the same. It has allowed for speedy changes to long-lasting solutions and the freedom to change one’s mind. The introduction of DIRTT’s timber construction has aligned with DIRTT’s core Read More

When Fashion Meets Furniture

Oct 27, 2016

The often laborious, extraneous task of picking out one’s outfit for the day is put into perspective when one has to choose the furniture that they will put in their home or office. Generally, we like to furnish our homes and offices with pieces that will make Read More

A New Age of Virtual Reality

Sep 22, 2016

“The ultimate display would, of course, be a room within which the computer can control the existence of matter. A chair displayed in such a room would be good enough to sit in, handcuffs displayed would be confining and a bullet displayed in such a room would Read More

Redesigning Times Square

Aug 2, 2016

Anyone that lives or works in New York knows that we all do our best to avoid Times Square. It is nearly impossible to get around and there are Disney characters everywhere you turn. With new laws limiting the mobs of characters to designated areas, there is Read More

6 Ways New Yorkers Can Improve the Environment

Jul 6, 2016

It may be difficult to believe that a single individual’s actions can have such a tremendous impact on a planet that is so large. We think of ourselves as just a tiny aspect of a huge problem. This absolves us of responsibility, or at least we think Read More

Bauhaus and Its Influence on Modern Design

Jun 13, 2016

When examining art from past centuries, one can see everything from the method in which it was created to the socioeconomic climate in which it was conceived under. Harsh political, social or economic realities have provided the world with an abundance of anguish but with that, some of Read More

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