Architects are in a position to lead the conversation on sustainability, building materials, and public health. Before it can be a design challenge, however, it must first be a consumer issue.
Architecture firms like Ayers Saint Gross are committed to sustainable buildings. Ayers Saint Gross ranks 33rd among the Top 100 Green Design Firms according to Engineering News Record, and aims for a minimum of LEED Silver certification on all of their projects.
Who said that laboratories, research centers and other science institutions have to be boring places? Believe me, architects are doing their bests when it comes to designing the headquarters of such facilities.
Speaking with Andrew Watkins, Associate Principal of Ayers Saint Gross, we found out how the firm has used the software with clients as well as how it has influenced ASG’s design process.
Towson University tries to update its master plan every five years, and the last time it did so was in 2009. University officials say it’s time to update the master plan again and are asking the public for their input on everything from student housing to parking.
The spring cleaning season is a great time to take a closer look at some of the potentially harmful chemicals present in your home — and to seek out healthier alternatives.
Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank’s real estate firm to transplant a piece of Baltimore County to a waterfront parcel in Port Covington, building three, large, barn-like buildings to house a restaurant and whiskey-making plant.
Ayers Saint Gross, teamed with Payette, won “Best Education Design” for the Milken Institute School of Public Health at The George Washington University.
The city’s architecture and design panel is set to review a proposal apparently backed by Under Armour Inc. CEO Kevin Plank that calls for building a whiskey distillery in Port Covington.
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