Jean Nayar

Jean Nayar

A devotee of high-quality interior design and architecture, Jean Nayar writes about the work of the world’s top architects and designers. Dedicated to celebrating the transformative influence of good and sustainable design, she also offers interior design and styling consultation to select private clients.

Feeling Good, Working Well: Meridian Credit Union’s Biophilic Office

October 3, 2016

In the relocation of its Toronto corporate office, Meridian Credit Union’s transition team worked closely with designers Bullock + Wood and Interface to craft new offices that emphasize and support the well-being of its employees. As Ontario’s largest credit union, Meridian knows well what it takes to help its members grow. And in the process…

The Bullitt Center: Raising the Bar with the Living Building Challenge

March 17, 2015

Known for his high risk efforts in advancing an eco-friendly mission for decades, Denis Hayes, president of the Bullitt Foundation, has fueled the ever-growing environmental movement in America since he organized the first Earth Day in conjunction with then-Wisconsin senator Gaylord Nelson in 1970. Thanks to his efforts as a leader on environmental issues, sustainable…