December 2010

Best Architecture Schools Ranked for 2011

Architectural Record recently released its list of America’s Best Architecture schools for 2011.  Here are just a few of the findings: Collegiate architecture programs (undergraduate or graduate) strongest in the area(s) of: Construction Methods and Materials: 1. California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo 2. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 3. University...

Modern Rest Stops Do Exist… In Spain

Have you ever seen a roadside pit stop this grand? If you ever happen to visit Zaragoza, Spain, you will. Check out what we uncovered over at Dezeen. Oddly named Lolita, this rest stop features restaurants, event space for rent and rest areas for those passing through....

Our Steamboat Springs' Shadow Run Project

Our Shadow Run outdoor living area project was recently featured in Steamboat Today. The Shadow Run condominium complex in Steamboat Springs underwent a bit of a facelift, we designed a new spa facility complete with a hot tub enclosure and outdoor fire pit. The property...

Don't Miss our Opening Reception for Kate Petly tomorrow!

Don’t forget about our opening reception for artist Kate Petly tomorrow, Friday 17th at 5:30pm. We will be hosting the event at the Vertical Arts gallery complete with hors d’oeuvres, drinks and music to help start your weekend off right. Petly’s work has appeared in venues...

Renowned Artist Kate Petly at Vertical Arts this Friday

We are so excited to feature the work of renowned artist Kate Petley at the Vertical Arts gallery from Friday, December 17th through January 17th. Through a collaborative effort with Plus Gallery in Denver, we were able to bring Kate Petley's work to Steamboat Springs....

Vertical Arts was featured in Mountain Living

Our Dream Catcher Trail residence, located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, was recently featured in Mountain Living magazine. This timber-frame mountain lodge incorporates a number of different materials to give it a truly unique look such as timber, stone, copper and reclaimed siding. We...

Vertical Arts' Residential Projects

At Vertical Arts we build homes that are both beautiful and functional. Being based out of Steamboat Springs in Colorado, we have the majestic Rocky Mountains to inspire us on a daily basis. Our homes can range from rustic to contemporary depending on our clients’...

George W. Bush Presidential Library Aims for LEED Platinum

The groundbreaking ceremony for the George W. Bush Presidential Library, the nation’s 13th Presidential Library, occurred recently on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. The future museum will tell “the story of the Bush Administration.” Scheduled to be completed in 2013,...

The Return of The Olympian

One of our commercial projects, The Olympian, is seeing some growth this fall according to Steamboat Today. Steamboat Today reports that “The Olympian, at Yampa and Fifth streets, is among the downtown redevelopment properties seeing the return of high-end condo buyers.” Located on the east end...