Bringing a safe, healthy, and happy community to life
Schools, hospitals, libraries, community centers—whether they are downtown, uptown, or crosstown, they are the places that define our communities. And they represent some of the most important work that architects do for our communities. They are the places your children learn, and where your loved ones receive life-saving treatment. They are the places that host our book clubs, our swim meets, and our pick-up basketball games. And they are places where good design matters and great design inspires.
Make schools safer with these three design elements
When schools are designed with security in mind, kids can focus on learning without fear. These three key factors can set your school design on the right path.
This New Orleans VA hospital was rebuilt to withstand hurricanes
When the New Orleans VA hospital was destroyed during Hurricane Katrina, the architecture firm designing its replacement recognized the value in a resilient hospital that can survive disasters.
Good design takes restaurant dining to another level
These days, restaurants are recognized for their look and feel almost as much as for their food. Anyone opening a restaurant in a unique location should consult with a design professional first.