In Defense of Using Local Architects

Posted on 28 Feb 2015 in All Posts, Firm Blog, Small Thoughts Blog | 0 comments

The south/central region of the United States has weathered the economic storm over the past decade quite nicely, thanks. In particular, Oklahoma City has enjoyed continued and sustained growth due to a diversification of its economy – as compared to the bust of the 1980’s. Admittedly, the most recent elevated growth in development has still […]

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Ctrl + P

Posted on 03 Feb 2015 in All Posts, Firm Blog, Marrina Blog | 0 comments

print /print/ (verb) :to cause (words, images, etc.) to appear on paper or cloth by using a machine (called a printer) :to use a machine (called a printing press) to produce (books, newspapers, magazines, etc.) :to include (something) in a book, newspaper, magazine, etc.   (Merriam-Webster m-w.com)   Printing history goes back to the day […]

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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things_2014

Posted on 29 Dec 2014 in All Posts, Firm Blog, Marrina Blog, Staff Blogs | 0 comments

In the spirit of the season, I wanted to reflect back on the past year and share some moments of inspiration I found in 2014. (Click on the images for a link to the source of inspiration!) … January_Moses Bridge_Netherlands Just as the name suggests, this modern bridge literally parts the waters of the Fort de Roovere. […]

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Temporary Architecture…

Posted on 18 Dec 2014 in Firm Blog, Small Thoughts Blog | 0 comments

We live in a time of incredible change. I remember hearing that often growing up in the 1960’s and 1970’s, and how much more true is that now? Most would say the biggest changes over the past decade have been due to technology, and that would certainly be correct. However, I’ve been struck by the […]

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Mid-Century Modern – Oklahoma City

Posted on 10 Jul 2014 in Firm Blog | 0 comments

Mid-Century Modern Architecture refers to structures designed and built between 1945 -1965.  World War II had finally come to an end and overall the feelings were that of excitement and hope and thoughts of futuristic living.  Post-war construction changed dramatically from the traditional.  New building materials were available, new technology and new appliances all impacted the […]

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