Gensler is one community, united by its commitment to holistically improving the human experience. Guided by determined optimism, they can use the power of design to spark positive change and create a future that promotes equity, resilience, and wellbeing for everyone. Their global team is reimagining the future of cities as unprecedented challenges drive us towards a critical, yet hopeful, time of transformation. Its purpose is to Create a Better World Through the Power of Design, which comes to life across its 28 practice areas, client relationships, a global network of leaders, and diversity of talent.
The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) headquarters is a gateway to a new financial district in Dubai. The Gate is a global center for leading financial businesses designed by Gensler to embody the DIFC’s values of integrity, transparency, and simplicity. The building is an iconic element that called for a promenade ending in a triumphal arch, modeled after Champs Elysees and Arc de Triomphe. Sitting on an axis with the Emirates Towers and the World Trade Centre, the building frames these two Dubai landmarks, as you can see in the image above.
Located in Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia, the Wedding Halls is a luxury hospitality development that caters to weddings as well as private and public events. Other amenities include a bridal suite, a makeup room, a family room, a luxury spa with a pool and conjoining secret garden, a gym and meditation room, retail, and F&B spaces. The unique high-end destination is a one-of-a-kind establishment that will be positioned as the ideal retreat for those who seek a momentary escape from reality.
The Pixel Factory intends to encourage and support the growth of innovation across all levels of the business. It was conceived by Gensler with the aim of creating an environment that encourages people to connect with people, in a comfortable, flexible, and intuitive fashion.
AMERICAN KENNEL CLUB MUSEUM OF THE DOG
Centered around the relationship between humans and dogs, the American Kennel Club’s (AKC) Museum of the Dog activates the AKC’s mission with a visitor experience that educates, engages, and entertains. The architectural design was created to support the museum’s extensive collection of canine-related art and artifacts.
INCHEON INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Conceived from the inside out, Gensler, the collaborating design architect in association with Heerim Architects, created a building that calms, refreshes, entertains, and excites passengers while encouraging them to engage with Korean culture.
Like its name, this 1,200-square-meter coaching resort strives for simplicity and efficiency in its design. Every detail serves the idea that surfing can build happiness.
Blurring the lines between workplace and habitat, Etsy’s 200,000-square-foot headquarters is one of the largest Living Building Challenge (LBC) Petal-Certified buildings in New York City.
WESTIN DEN HOTEL AND TRANSIT CENTER
The completion of the Westin DEN Hotel and Transit Center is the final piece and a crucial step toward the realization of DEN’s original 1989 master plan.
The concept, developed by Gensler is inspired by the symbolic idea of love birds; the timeless representation of eternal love that speaks to all generations. The Wedding Halls becomes a unique journey of discovery not limited to the wedding celebration, but also the unique moments that take place before and after as you transition from one space to the other.