Robert Sears

Owner, Principal | Sears Architects Grand Rapids, Michigan Robert Sears, owner of the boutique architecture and planning firm known as Sears Architects, considers himself lucky. “I knew what I wanted to do. So many people don’t have a passion or...Read More

Finished luxury

Text: R.Collins The Minnesota-based company known for pushing the solid surface envelope continues its legacy by offering innovative finish options and expanded designs—and its Michigan-based partner is bringing it to the table. Since entering the quartz market in 2000, Cambria has...Read More

The Architects

Architects are often responsible for some of the world’s most striking and inspired structures in the built environment. As a field, it frequently requires a deft application of balanced artistry and mathematics, creativity and engineering, and aesthetics and functionality.  

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Great Lakes By Design Magazine is a bi-monthly design publication highlighting the arts, the destinations, the fashion, the products, and the people behind them throughout Michigan, Chicago, Indianapolis and other major markets surrounding the Great Lakes. One year and two...Read More