Hardywood Brewery

Hardywood Brewery

Hardywood Brewery Hardywood’s new patio and taproom revitalized the building and consolidated brewing operations for the Scott’s Addition location. This redesign sought to introduce food service through a new pizza kitchen, convert an asphalt parking lot to comfortable outdoor seating, and showcase the brewing process. The pizza kitchen creates an easily maintainable, but still accessible,…

YWCA Richmond

YWCA Richmond

YWCA An organization with a strong mission needs a robust space to support its work. YWCA is one the country’s oldest nonprofit organizations supporting education, counseling, and support of women and children in crisis, facilitated through their Richmond HQ. Because of their diverse programmatic needs, the YWCA needed a flexible space to accommodate a variety…

YY Salon

YY Salon

YY Salon A new home for Richmond’s favorite hair salon, YY, was found on Patterson Avenue in Richmond’s near West End. This former residence was converted to support the functions of a modern-day salon, with all the amenities their customers had come to expect. The structure’s original front porch was transformed to the Lobby/Waiting Room….

Knolls Cafe

Knolls Cafe

Knolls Cafe After designing the 16,000 model dining facility on Capital One’s campus, the client sought to expand the model on some of its smaller satellite serveries. This café, on their Knolls campus, utilizes the same design moves and motifs, while scaling the design and budget to serve the needs of their dispersed teams. The Grove…

Capital One Market 34

Capital One Market 34

Capital One Market 34 As part of their ongoing food service strategy, a substantial renovation of this cafe located on Capital One’s West Creek campus serves as a centerpiece for a new marketplace inspired dining experience. The 16,700 renovation encompassed the interior dining facilities as well as an outdoor patio overlooking the campus’ hiking and…

Richmond Row House

Richmond Row House

Richmond Row House Richmond, Virginia is a city of orderly row houses and an historic urban context as rich as Charleston, Georgetown, or Philadelphia. It is rare to happen upon a vacant urban lot, and even rarer that it be in a designated Historic District. We have designed a decidedly modernist urban Row House in…

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Eastern Shore Residence

Eastern Shore Residence

Eastern Shore Residence A new vernacular home on a remote stretch of Virginia’s Eastern shore sits on raised wood piles nestled within a forested landscape along the waters of the Chesapeake Bay. On approach, we intended for the house to appear “settled” within this quiet and very rural landscape. To ameliorate the visual condition of…

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Charlottesville Boys and Girls Club

Charlottesville Boys and Girls Club

Charlottesville Boys and Girls Club The design of the Boys and Girls Club of Charlottesville/Albemarle is meant to convey a sense of shelter and invitation. A broad overhanging roof provides gathering space, and a transparent facade shows off the activities within. The two-story structure forms two sides of a courtyard, with a future municipal aquatic…

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Affiliated Dermatologists Of Virginia

Affiliated Dermatologists Of Virginia

Affiliated Dermatologists Of Virginia The new clinic for Affiliated Dermatologists of Virginia is an intentional departure from the typical Richmond medical facility. The complex was conceived as a pair of Zen pavilions in a partially wooded landscape, spare and elegant in their design. The site preserves the tree canopy along the road frontage, locating the…

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Cooperatory Café

Cooperatory Café

Cooperatory Café The Cooperative Leadership Institute is launching the Cooperatory at the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Park in August of 2012. The Cooperatory, dubbed “Our Place”, is the host site for CLI’s program merging education, professional services, crowd sourcing and capital project funding. In a co-work setting, students and professional members learn and work collectively…

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Virginia Commonwealth University – Technology Store

Virginia Commonwealth University – Technology Store

Virginia Commonwealth University – Technology Store At the heart of Virginia Commonwealth University’s campus, blocks away from the VCU Bookstore and Siegel Center, the new VCU Technology Store will become the center for student technology needs. Finding its home in an existing building, the store will inject new energy to this area of campus: using…

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