• Education Building Can Tell a Story

    August 10, 2020

    Education buildings tell important stories to their community, about their values and aspirations. Our Elmwood School building uses mass timber extensively in its structur

  • Stillness

    July 26, 2020

    Solidness, silence, stillness and intimacy is an important element of our built environments – enriched environments - something that can intentionally be infused, especially in a Covid-19 period when we have all been left feeling vulnerable.

  • Generous Architecture

    July 1, 2020

    We admire generous people; but can architecture have similar built characteristics?

  • Hortophilia

    June 26, 2020

    We resonate with places inspired by natural shapes, light & materials, biophilic elements, laws of nature and mid-range dimensional complexity fractal patterns, specifically forms that reflect a midrange dimensional visual sweet spot as discovered by Prof. Richard Taylor.

  • Living Bridges: Healthy Urban Infrastructure as a Multi-Use Economic Asset

    November 7, 2019

    Infrastructure has traditionally been viewed as an ongoing maintenance expense, which is chronically underfunded. Bridges, for example, are in a perpetual state of disrepair, but what if they were designed as long-term, multi-use, revenue-producing assets rather than single-function liabilities?