July 2012

Spotlight On: The Francis Gregory Library

A new library in the Washington D.C. area is catching a lot of attention and we can see why. The Francis Gregory Library is a new project that has caught our eye. This unique structure uses various materials and an original design to create a...

Vertical Arts Featured as the LuxeSource Portfolio Spotlight

We love when we hear about Vertical Arts being in the spotlight for architecture and design. That's why we were thrilled to hear about Vertical Arts being featured as the LuxeSource Portfolio Spotlight! This is great news for us and we couldn't wait to share...

Spotlight On: The Architecture of the Olympics

The Olympic Games are known for being the premiere event for all things athleticism and strength. However, there is another side to the Olympics that we absolutely love. The architecture involved in the Olympic Games is an element we love to explore. We have compiled...

Tips for Working with an Architect

Whether you are designing a brand new home or remodeling a certain area of your home, working with an architect is an excellent way to ensure you are getting the results you want. In order to help you get started on your next project, we...

New Apartment Building in France is Out of the Box

A new apartment complex in northwest France is becoming quite popular for many reasons, one of which is its innovative and original style. Protruding like an open set of drawers, this building puts a unique spin on the typical apartment complex building. This building...

A Peek Inside the Vertical Arts Portfolio

It's no secret we often discuss the most recent happenings and trends going on in the architecture field. However, we understand that sometimes you might just want to get a better look at what we're currently working on. In order for you to get a...

Proposed Medical Building at Columbia University Acts the Part

The newly proposed building for Columbia University's Medical Center could do more than simply house the medical education center. This skyscraper looks as though part of the skin has been peeled away, exposing a sort of skeleton frame. This unique and contemporary approach to the...

Getting Creative with Exterior Materials

Creating a contemporary home can be done with various techniques, one of which is mixing different materials for the exterior. Using multiple different materials for the exterior of your home is a wonderful way to create originality, interest and dimension. Take a peek at some...