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COVID-19

13
Oct

The Cornerstone Collective Launches Safety Program

Officials of The Cornerstone Collective have revealed a comprehensive program to provide hotel brands, owners and operators with a road map to design their properties safely, intelligently and prudently for today and the inevitable recovery from the COVID-19 virus. The proprietary Nexus Design Standards lay out specific criteria culled from across the full spectrum of…
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01
Oct

Designing for Distance

As LAX proceeds with a multibillion-dollar modernization complete with an Automated People Mover train system, Courtyard by Marriott Los Angeles LAX/Century Blvd., which is walking distance to LAX, has just completed a dramatic and insightful multimillion-dollar renovation. The renovation of the public areas and guestrooms of the 190-room property includes two new Social Distancing Salons.…
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28
Aug

Venus Group Introduces Face Masks

U.S.-based global textile manufacturer Venus Group has begun producing three-ply disposable face masks at its South Carolina manufacturing plant, delivering a combined total of nearly 10 million disposable and reusable face masks since March in response to the current COVID-19 global pandemic. The initiative further expands Venus Group’s PPE (personal protective equipment) product offering to…
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25
Aug

Leo A. Daly Releases White Paper

Architecture and design firm Leo A. Daly has produced a white paper, “The New Guest Journey,” which reimagines the hotel stay during COVID-19 and beyond. It offers suggestions on how architects and designers can reconfigure existing hotels in the new age of enhanced health and wellness, as well as creating spaces the post-pandemic hotel will…
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17
Aug

Physical Places

Hospitality is all about bringing people together, making everyone feel warm and welcomed. Hotel designers and architects have always designed for this, with the intention of creating shared and social spaces. However, as the world rethinks these spaces, designers are realizing the importance of physical spaces. Shay Lam, managing executive/studio creative director for TPG Architecture,…
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24
Jun

Blu Spas Offers Second Look

With so many development plans put on hold because of the COVID-19 pandemic, consultant Blu Spas has created Blu Revu to enable wellness, spa and fitness leaders to make educated decisions about their development plans, including post-COVID-19 considerations. “The Blu Revu offers a supporting role during these difficult times to ensure project planning is appropriate…
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12
Jun

Clean & Creative Solutions for COVID-19

COVID-19 is changing everything about our world—and hotel design is no different. Lesley Hughes-Wyman and Tamara Ainsworth, partners and principals of MatchLine Design Group, share their insight on how hospitality design will move forward. From what you’ve seen and the research you’ve done, how will COVID-19 most affect hospitality and restaurant design? Research and education…
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02
Jun

Artfully Crafted Signage

Indiesigns has launched an initiative to have independent artists produce COVID-19 signage with a positive and design-forward aesthetic. Its goal is to help businesses reopen safely without compromising on design. The launch is a new product pivot from Indiewalls, a corporate art consultancy whose business was drastically impacted by the economic shutdown. “They say that…
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28
May

Architects Partner to Prevent COVID-19

Two leaders in architecture and construction have partnered to introduce a prefabricated building system aimed at controlling the spread of the coronavirus and seasonal flu. Developed jointly by global design firm Leo A Daly and Turner Construction Company, the modular WorkWell system provides a safe and welcoming setting for health screening at entrances to buildings…
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