About CannonDesign

CannonDesign is a design practice at the nexus of strategy, experience, architecture, engineering and social impact. We imagine, create and implement solutions that advance human vitality, further equity, optimize business and protect our planet all at once.

Living-Centered Design is how we do it. It's our ethos and design approach. Inspired by the best attributes of human-centered and systems-based design methods, it addresses challenges through the lens of the broader ecosystems they exist within—helping organizations and communities realize more impactful, systemic change. It inspires us to not only use design to improve the world, but to truly change it. Here's a look at our portfolio of work:

Our CannonDesign community includes forward-looking companies committed to creating a better world. These teams amplify our impact across many dimensions—strategy, innovation, facilities management, software and prefabrication to name a few—by delivering exceptional intelligence and creativity.

Blue Cottage of CannonDesign — An industry-leading consultancy focused on defining bold futures and creating the plans, processes, experiences and strategies to get there.

Yazdani Studio of CannonDesign — A laboratory for exploration and experimentation in architecture acclaimed for its intense creativity, radical innovation and hunger for inventing new design methods.

FOS of CannonDesign — A facility management and software consultancy providing physical asset management, building cost data and strategic facility planning solutions.

ModularDesign+ — A full-service modular design and prefabrication company enhancing the efficiency of building components through standardized off-site construction.

For clients of all types, we activate our full community to uncover remarkable opportunities for organizations and entire industries to leap forward and transform.


Electrical Engineering Intern

May 2022 - August 2022 Chicago, IL
“I learned a lot and really feel like the summer benefited me and my future. ”

Interior Design Intern

June 2018 - August 2018 Arlington County, VA
“It was very hands-on; I felt like I always had a job to do.”
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Questions & Answers

Is there a good way for me to prepare for an interview for an Architectural Intern position at CannonDesign?

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What is it like daily working as an Architectural Intern at CannonDesign?

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How well did your major, Architecture, prepare you for your job as an Architectural Intern at CannonDesign?

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