November 2010

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...

Great Start for Skiers in Steamboat

Steamboat Springs is off to a good start in the snow department this year with 74 inches of fresh powder already on the ground with a week still left till opening day at Steamboat Ski Areas. According to Steamboat Today, this could prove to be...

Architecture Events around the United States

This December New Orleans will play host to some of the world’s most renowned architects. DesCours is a free, public, ten-day architecture and art event that invites internationally acclaimed architects to New Orleans to create 14 installations that will be “hidden” throughout the city. Private...

Greening Modernism by Carl Stein

In today’s architecture world the word “green” is thrown around quite a lot. Green design, sustainability, preservation are all hot topics that we address as architects on a daily basis. So we were curious when we came across the book “Greening Moderism” by Carl Stein,...

"Greening Modernism" by Carl Stein

In today’s architecture world the word “green” is thrown around quite a lot. Green design, sustainability, preservation are all hot topics that we address as architects on a daily basis. So we were curious when we came across the book “Greening Moderism” by Carl Stein,...

More Changes…This time to our blog

As you read last week we have made some changes to our design team and this week we decided to modify our blog a little. The new design allows our readers to access more of our posts from the home page. We have made it...

Rising To The Challenge

Vertical Arts adds yet another layer of design excellence to our team with the addition of interior designers, Linda Hipp Nielsen and Jennifer Michele Helm.  Already a multi-faceted design firm, we currently offer all disciplines of design including architectural planning, interior design and landscape services. “We’ve...

Design Excellence

With the arrival of Linda Hipp Nielsen and Jennifer Michele Helm to Vertical Arts, we wanted to share some of their interior design work with you below. With their combined 35 years of experience, both designers will be a great asset to our company. Linda...