+ Design should provide comfort and inspiration through elegant simplicity.
+ Design solutions should create calm, beautiful places for people to live, congregate, and work.
+ Every design decision should have a purpose and solve a functional or aesthetic problem.
+ Great design comes from the synthesis of many points of view. Each of the collaborators in the design process can have a meaningful part in generating creative solutions to design challenges.
+ Natural light is essential to spaces where people spend time. Daylight should be carefully controlled for glare and undesirable heat gain, creating