July 2011

Using Texture in Your Home Design

Last week we mentioned the importance of details when creating a memorable space in your home. This week we wanted to continue along the same line and talk about another design element that is equally important...

It’s All About The Details

Ever wondered what makes a home’s interior stellar? Why do some interiors stand out while others just fade from memory? Well…most professional designers agree that it really is all about the details…from the accessories to art placement….from lamp selection to pillow design. It’s the details...

Vertical Arts featured in Steamboat Magazine

Last week we briefly mentioned our nine bus stop shelters that we designed along Lincoln Avenue in downtown Steamboat Springs. We were recently featured in Steamboat Magazine along with David Marshall, the talented artist who made the contemporary bus stop signs.  Brandt Vanderbosch, Principal of...

Steamboat Today explores a municipal project

Vertical Arts Architecture is a company of insightful designers. These designers give personal attention to Vertical Arts Architecture clients which enables them to create buildings with a depth. Form & function are combined in ways which sustain beauty and purpose. According to a Mountain Living business profile,...

Celebrate John Lautner this Saturday

This Saturday, July 16th, has been declared John Lautner Day in Los Angeles, on what would have been his 100th birthday. The acclaimed architect, who arrived in the Los Angeles in the late 1930s, helped shape the city by designing some of its "most celebrated...

Green Energy Spending Up in 2010

According to a recent article on USA Today, global spending on green energy increased by 32% in 2010. There are a couple of major factors leading to the increase. First, breakthroughs in solar cell technology have allowed the cells to be manufactured much more cheaply,...

Take a Peek at the Vertical Arts Office

At Vertical Arts here in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, our architectural firm strives to create timeless and inspiring environments, and we are definitely inspired by one of our favorite projects- our office! Combining our love of sustainable design, innovation and functionality, we created a sleek, modern...

New PwC Headquarters Makes a Splash in London

The new Price Waterhouse Coopers headquarters in London was recently featured in a Buzz-Worthy Buildings article on Architectural Digest. The article highlights 15 recently completed projects that are leading the way in modern architecture and design. The PwC headquarters project used steel and glass for the...