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“Amazing Spaces, Places and Escapes: Re-imagining Tree Houses” Summer Exhibit is Open!

“Amazing Spaces, Places and Escapes: Re-imagining Tree Houses” Summer Exhibit is Open!

Architecture + Landscape Architecture Collaboration A tree house project designed by a Cuningham Group team was one of 12 creative, multi-dimensional structures made by designers, artists, architects, builders and hobbyists selected for the Reimagining Tree Houses exhibit currently on display at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. The tree house, Oculus, was designed by Amy Cheever, Tyler Whitehead, Michael..
The Path of Design Communication Through Time

The Path of Design Communication Through Time

Technology and design are inextricably intertwined. This is because design is intangible and needs to be communicated — to the client, builder, reviewer and the design team. Design has followed the evolution of practices and technology throughout history, combining and incorporating traditional methods with burgeoning concepts, and creating novel ways of creating, thinking and communicating...
Aspen Community School Receives LEED Gold Certification!

Aspen Community School Receives LEED Gold Certification!

Aspen Community School has occupied its rural site since 1972, enjoying expansive mountain views. Forty years later, the school earned a BEST Grant and raised funds to replace failing existing structures and better support its educational goals. The new K-8 and gym buildings deliver high performance educational environments with significantly improved thermal comfort and connections..
Congratulations to our Landscape Architecture Team for Winning TWO ASLA-MN Awards!

Congratulations to our Landscape Architecture Team for Winning TWO ASLA-MN Awards!

Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden Wetland Boardwalk  General Design – Merit Award Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota Short Description: The Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden, established in 1907, was the first public wildflower garden in the United States. The much needed and newly designed boardwalk features a unique curved modular system that allows for ease of assembly and quick..
Epic Systems Corporation Leads in Sustainability

Epic Systems Corporation Leads in Sustainability

Where is the largest Green Roof in the United States? Where is the largest single location private Photovoltaics (PV) array in the United States? Where is the largest single geo-exchange bore-field in the United States? Surprisingly, the answer to all three of these questions is located at Latitude 42.98, Longitude 89.56, better known as Epic..
360-degree views of Humboldt High School

360-degree views of Humboldt High School

Experience the newly designed learning spaces in Humboldt High School (Saint Paul Public Schools) with these 360-degree views. Our education team recently used these models to share the new space with staff and students using Google Virtual Reality. Both the staff and the students were excited to see these images and had a lot of fun experiencing..
Epic Deep Space Auditorium Wins People’s Choice!!

Epic Deep Space Auditorium Wins People’s Choice!!

Thank you to everyone who voted! From The American Institute of Architects The People have Spoken! Over the past month, hundreds of you cast your vote for the TAP/CCA People’s Choice Innovation Award. As with all the Award recipients, this project exemplifies innovative uses of technology to achieve excellence in architecture and process. What makes..