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Designing Willamette Falls Riverwalk

OPB | June 03, 2015

A design team including three different firms will work together to create a public walkway for a place with special significance in Oregon's history.

Electric Bikes Grow In Popularity

OPB | Aug. 27, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Electric bikes are growing in popularity in the United States, and researchers at PSU are trying to find out why.

How Can We Design A Better Hospital?

OPB | June 05, 2014

THURSDAY: Researcher Roger Ulrich is in Portland to meet with his research partners at Legacy Emanuel Hospital, as they launch studies about the effects of nature on health.

Former Nike Director Working For More Diversity In Design

OPB | April 15, 2014

TUESDAY: Former Nike director D'Wayne Edwards wants to see more African-American designers in shoe fashion.


OPB | Dec. 02, 2011

Design educators in Portland are celebrating the transformative power of design in a new exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Craft and an annual program for MFA students.

Building Space

OPB | June 20, 2011

What happens when industrial designers, woodworkers, architects and other creative folks all go to work in the same communal space?