Contract - October 2009 - (Page 2)

contents focus Slim Jim Haworth packs a lot of light(s) into a slender package called LIMdesign 38 58 Common Threads Though worlds apart geographically, Designtex and Arzu Studio Hope come together to collaborate on a stunning, high-end, limited edition Afghan rug collection green All Together Now Inspiration and integration were design hallmarks for Anshen+Allen while delivering the second major phase of Santa Clara County’s exemplary model of healthcare: the Valley Specialty Center and Valley Health Centers Life Goes On And for many, it begins in comfort, luxury, and safety at the Northside Forsyth Hospital Women’s Center in Atlanta, designed by Howell Rusk Dodson Two Roads Diverge The intersection of evidence-based design and eco-effective design is challenging healthcare designers with complex decisions healthcare environment awards Healthy Building Employing a host of sustainable design strategies, 62 To Your Health EwingCole creates a LEED Gold certified building Despite the recession, this year’s winners prove for AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute that proves that thoughtful, well-planned, well-executed design is still being done green and healthcare go hand in hand practice Flexi-School Students and faculty at the University of 70 In Defense of Marriage (Of Convenience) Washington School of Medicine, Health Science Complex 5th Floor T-Wing in Seattle, understand What makes design firms team up? the importance of stretching now that they are learning in the flexible environs provided by NBBJ 50 54 Face-To-Face Value HLW creates a headquarters for The Medicines Company that makes collaborative spaces and meeting facilities paramount for this pharmaceutical company with a global footprint departments 10 14 24 68 71 72 editorial industry resources designers rate: healthcare seating ad index perspectives cover: University of Washington School of Medicine, Health Science Complex 5th Floor T-Wing in Seattle, designed by NBBJ Photography by Benjamin Benschneider. Page 50. CONTRACT, volume 50, issue 10, (USPS 307-970, ISSN 1530-6224, October 2009) is published 12 times per year, monthly, issued by Nielsen Business Media, Inc., 770 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-9595. Editorial and advertising offices: Nielsen Business Media, Inc., 770 Broadway, New York, NY 10003-9595; 646-654-4500; fax: 646-654-7370. Customer Service: For address changes (provide old mailing label and new address including zip or postal code and allow four to six weeks), single copy sales ($10 payable in advance), and subscription inquiries ($89/year U.S., $94/year Canada, $175/year all other foreign), call 800-697-8859, fax 847-291-4816 or write to, or Contract Magazine, P.O. Box 3601, Northbrook, IL. 60065-3601. Periodicals postage paid at New York, NY, and additional mailing offices. Printed in the USA. Postmaster: Please send address changes to Contract, P.O. Box 1056, Skokie, IL 60076-8056. Canada Post Publications Mail Agreement No. 40031729. Return undeliverable Canadian addresses: To DHL Global Mail, 4960-2 Walker Road, Windsor, ON N9A 6J3. issue 10 volume 50

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Contract - October 2009

Contract - October 2009
Slim Jim
Common Threads
Two Roads Diverge
All Together Now
Healthy Building
Face-To-Face Value
Life Goes On...
To Your Health
Designers Rate: Healthcare Seating
In Defense of Marriage (Of Convenience)
Ad Index

Contract - October 2009