Designing the future

By R.Collins  Earlier this week on June 11 through June 13, 2018, NeoCon, the annual design showcase considered by many to be one of the world’s largest and most important events in the commercial interiors industry, celebrated its 50th anniversary at...Read More

Savoring season

For years Aerie Restaurant & Lounge in Acme, Michigan—Grand Traverse Resort and Spa's award-winning in-house dining venue—has annually crafted two seasonal menus to showcase Michigan's diverse harvests. 

Paint by light

Gwen Grossman Lighting Design, or GGLD, is Chicago-based, award-winning lighting design firm drawing upon the diverse backgrounds of its team members to deliver innovative solutions for client projects.

Sound and light

At Detroit Pitch Night on May 31, 2018, ArtPrize, an international art competition drawing more than 500,000 annual visitors to Grand Rapids, Michigan, awarded Detroit-artist Troy Ramos $5,000 for his installation piece known as Sound Space. The award will allow...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.  

Don’t Miss An Issue.

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