Thom White and WPA’s Norfolk Boathouse re-imagined

Thom White and WPA re-imagine Norfolk’s Boathouse in an article in AltDaily.  Hey Thom, does that stub say Hoodoo Gurus? Come find out more about Thom’s musical and architectural journeys at Beer +… Continue reading

Storefront For Community Design

  Part studio, part community center, Storefront For Community Design also houses Middle of Broad Studio, a VCU Arts program centered on community design. Always a dynamic space, Storefront and MOB go into… Continue reading

Beer + Credits

Enjoy a great beer, see works presented by great local designers and artists, converse with creative-geek friends, maybe meet a few new black-spectacle-wearing friendlies, all while earning AIA CEU credits! Thanks Wayne!

Blue Mountain Brewery!

Afton, Virginia’s Blue Mountain Brewery generously sponsors Beer + Design 3: Get Outta Here. Social lubricant from Nelson County. Thank you, thank you!

Pete O’Shea + Siteworks

You may have already defaced one of Siteworks‘ Pete O’Shea’s most visible pieces, the Community Chalkboard and Podium. The Monument to Free Expression, done in collaboration with Rob Winstead, begs for your input.… Continue reading

Fred, Dave + Wolf Ackerman

Fred Wolf and Dave Ackerman’s Charlottesville firm Wolf Ackerman excels at merging modern with traditional styles. They celebrate detail in their design and we can’t wait to see what they’ll present at B+D3: Get… Continue reading

Giles Harnsberger + Storefront for Community Design

Giles Harnsberger’s work as an urban planner resonates far outside the reaches of the Storefront for Community Design. Here, past B+D presenter Nick Cooper collaborates with students on a Storefront project. You can,… Continue reading

Thom White + WPA

Thom White and Work Program Architects encourage the Hampton Roads community to strive for design excellence, whatever the context or scale.

Nelly Kate

Nelly Kate Anderson is an artist living in Richmond, Virginia.  Her interests span a variety of genres and include music, photography, writing, and animation.  Her latest album, ish ish, was released last year… Continue reading

Beer+Design 3: Get Outta Here

Make plans to attend our next installment – B+D3: Get Outta Here.  This will mark our third outing, and we are pleased to rebottle it under the Beer+Design label.  Stay tuned here and… Continue reading

Blue Mountain Brewery: B+D3 Sponsor

Special thanks to Blue Mountain Brewery for sponsoring our upcoming event – Beer+Design 3: Get Outta Here.  They put the “beer” in “beer + design.”

Christmas with the Zumthors

Need a place to stay for your holiday vacation in Switzerland?  We have the place for you.

Remembering Lebbeus Woods

Remembering a visionary architect, artist, and educator.

Thanks Hardywood!

Special thanks to our friends at Hardywood Park Craft Brewery for hosting our last event.

Beer+Design 2: Depth of Field

ctrl – Detail, architecture, city, region, nation. Define depth of field: the distance between the nearest and farthest in-focus objects. What should be in focus, and at what scale, what context? ctrl + Landscape, architecture, documentation,… Continue reading

Wine + Design Recap

Our friends at BAM Architects have posted a great summary of the first Wine + Design event.  Check it out!    

Wine+Design: Details, Details

Join us for a new occasional series of casual conversations on design.  Enjoy light refreshments and lively discussion with friend and colleagues.  Which design details make you stop and take notice?  That you… Continue reading