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American Architecture: Architectural Ruins Designed to Heal

Between 1848 and 1890, dozens of grand mental asylums were built around the United States under the Kirkbride Plan, designed by Thomas Story Kirkbride. An architecture of fresh air and sunlight offered a very different curative approach from the crowded facilities that characterized earlier mental health treatment facilities. Overcrowding and funding cuts brought horrid conditions to these spaces…

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Dering Hall Feature: 44 Unique Kitchen Ceiling Lights

Choosing the right ceiling light can add a dramatic focal point to any kitchen. Here we feature 44 unique lighting options that will make a big statement above a kitchen island or breakfast nook. We are so proud to be featured by Dering Hall in their 44 Unique Kitchen Ceiling Lights feature. Our creative and…

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Creative Architects: What They Do When They’re Bored

So, just imagine you are a creative architect and you have been selected to design and building an amazing structure in downtown. What a rush right? You better believe it is! The project starts and you spend years designing the perfect structure to exacting specs. The clients and investors are thrilled. Now, it’s time to…

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