People, wellbeing, and sustainability

Design that aims to increase the wellbeing of people, society, and the ecosystems we dwell in as the world around us changes.

Skyscrapers covered in plants, against a blue sky
Bosco Verticale in Milan, 2009, by Boeri, La Varra, and Barreca

Resilient, regenerative, sustainable cities

Designing and understanding future urban buildings and spaces that radically respond to major drivers of change, such as climate change and biodiversity loss.

Design for wellbeing and positive social impact

Design and design processes that center human health and wellbeing, inclusion, and social justice.

Research Projects