B+D 8: Ardent Craft Ales

  It’s Friday! What better way to celebrate the coming weekend than a stop at Richmond’s favorite new brewery, Ardent Craft Ales? Their beer is divine, their outdoor seating area transformative, and their… Continue reading

B+D 8: Anousheh!

Anousheh Khalili brings the music back to Beer+Design! With shows dotting the calendar and her latest album funded by a very successful Kickstarter campaign, Anousheh’s continues to put distance on her several year hiatus. We can’t… Continue reading

B+D 8: Middle Of Broad Studio

  Huh? Who? It’s a bird, its a plane…its the MoB squad doing what they do! Kristin Caskey, John Malinosky and Camden Whitehead lead VCU’s Middle Of Broad Studio and they aren’t shy. They… Continue reading

B+D8: Hamilton Glass

Who’s Ham? In short, he’s an architect, artist, designer, who depicts his urban experiences in collages of portraiture. landscape, and a field of orthogonal patterning racing behind. You’ve seen his playful, serious, questioning characters adding to… Continue reading

B+D8: Ardent Craft Ales

Richmond’s recent brewery explosion continues with Ardent Craft Ales – a realization after several years of careful homework. Ardent started as a co-op, lucked into finding an experienced brewer, continued to build their following through weekly… Continue reading

Beer+Design 8: Collaborate

Join us for Beer+Design 8: collaborate at Ardent Craft Ales on September 24th at 5:30pm. Excited to present Anousheh, Hamilton Glass, and Kristin Caskey, John Malinoski, and Camden Whitehead who lead VCU’s Middle of Broad community design studio…and to… Continue reading

B+D7: Join us!

Join us! Beer+Design 7: homegrown starts right about now. Isley Brewing Company, 1715 Summit Avenue. See you soon…

B+D7: Burt Pinnock

  Baskervill’s Burt Pinnock’s design path in Richmond pursues regional identity. As the leader of the firm’s Community Studio, Burt works closely with team members on projects like the Richmond Slave Trail, The Black… Continue reading

B+D7: Isley Brewing Company

  Isley Brewing Company. in just a few short hours! 1715 Summit Avenue. See you soon.

B+D7: Phoenix Handcraft

Kyle Lucia and Johannah Willsey of Phoenix Handcraft love to try something new. They find inspiration in recyclables, leftovers, and cast-offs and create their wares and art with a whimsical but critical eye.… Continue reading

B+D7: Heath Matysek-Snyder

Heath Matysek-Snyder‘s exhibition experience reads as a cross between high design and rural road trip: the San Francisco Museum of  Craft and Design, Dwell on Design, ICFF, Afton’s Kominy Event and a Sculptural Driving Tour in… Continue reading

B+D7: Burt Pinnock

Baskervill‘s Burt Pinnock creates a vision for reconciliation through education and awareness. The nearly under construction phase 1 of the Black History Museum of Virginia at the Historic Leigh Street Armory in Richmond… Continue reading

B+D7: Burt Pinnock

Burt Pinnock’s isn’t the only one in town who can tell a tale. But the big picture story he creates through his architectural work bases itself in research, collaboration, and a monumentally healthy… Continue reading

B+D7: Isley Brewing

Isley Brewing Company hosts a week filled with “libatious” fun. Music, growler nights, jenga tournaments, limited releases, almost a new back porch, and Beer+Design 7: homegrown 5:30pm May 13th 1715 Summit Avenue in the… Continue reading

B+D7: Heath Matysek-Snyder

Holy clampage, Beerman! If the evil-doers of Dry-County get ahold of this hop-neutralizing device B+D is done for! Fear not, boy-wonder, its merely a lesson in end-table technique by B+D:7 presenter Heath Matysek-Snyder!… Continue reading

B+D7: Phoenix Handcraft

  Phoenix Handcraft sees the forest for the trees. While Kyle Lucia and Johanna Willsey create hand forged metalworks and crafted mosaics, they realize that their talents thrive through collaboration. This shared approach doesn’t… Continue reading

B+D7: Burt Pinnock

Baskervill’s Burt Pinnock designs from memory. He works somewhere in the tissue between striving for a more inclusive tomorrow and remembering locally difficult yesterdays. Community-minded and a collaborative expert, he excels with various project types including… Continue reading

B+D7: Heath Matysek-Snyder

Heath Matysek-Snyder, returned to his Ram roots and currently creating and inspiring at VCU’s Department of Craft/Material Studies, is a wood traveler. That’s right – Heath’s used the pulpy medium during internships, explorations, and endeavors in craft… Continue reading