Commercial Projects

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...

Bank of America Tower Achieves LEED Platinum Certification

The Bank of America Tower in midtown New York City recently achieved LEED Platinum certification, making it the first commercial high-rise to do so. We love seeing a beautiful skyscraper taking steps to create a more sustainable and environmentally friendly design. According to ArchDaily,...

World's Tallest Building to Be Built in 90 Days

A new skyscraper is in the works that will soon be the world's tallest building. While the current tallest building in the world took five years to complete, the new skyscraper is aiming to be complete in just 90 days. Sky City One is also...

Details Emerge for Expected Skyscraper in New York

Recent details have emerged regarding a skyscraper that is expected to pierce the New York City skyline sometime in the near future. If all goes according to plan, this new skyscraper will be the tallest residential building in New York City. The site of the...

Sustainable Skyscraper in London Changes the Game

It's no secret how popular the idea of sustainable building has become recently. However, a new skyscraper in London is changing the game when it comes to sustainable design. Nicknamed "The Razor," this building is 42 stories tall and has wind turbines at the top,...

Emerging Architectural Trends for 2012

When designing a new commercial or residential space, it is important to stay on top of the latest trends in order to ensure your space is fresh and up-to-date. Luckily, we have stumbled upon some of the latest architectural trends that are emerging this year....