We are excited to have recently completed designs for the conversion of a 15th century barn into a residence in the historic town of Noyers France in the Burgundy region. Given that Noyers retains important urban history, we worked to keep the exterior of the structure as-is. As a barn […]
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Adding the final touch to our Winter Entrance project is a new set of painted steel and wrought iron handrails. The design is based on a merger of the lodge’s original wrought iron railings with the curves and posture of the Winter Entrance. The rails feature a series textured “moguls” […]
At Lower Columbia College’s (LCC) new Health and Science Building in Longview Washington. The sculpture titled Blossom of Life (I Think), celebrates Longview’s growth from the surrounding forest and trees. Merging this tree origin with a new Health and Science building, we re-adapted the age-old Tree of Life metaphor found […]
Just completed renovation of a Mid-Century House. Our client wanted to remove the low ceilings and open up the kitchen walls to the living – dining spaces. We worked with our structural engineer re-structure the roof and sections of the walls, moving the rafter ties (ceiling joists) up, we were able […]
Steel and plastic Blossoms are coming together in our fab shop and over at the out-of-house paint shop.
Like trees planted to prevent erosion, the Riverscape Sculpture Series are now in place and anchor two public courtyards at the shifting edge between Pearl District development and the Guild’s Lake Industrial Sanctuary. The three sculptures celebrate the work and the story of master penman, train crossing watchman, and Greek immigrant Tom Stefopoulos, […]
Fabrication of the Lyric Tree. The second of three sculptures for Riverscape Apartments in NW Portland.
“A nurse log is a fallen tree which, as it decays, provides ecological facilitation to seedlings.” – en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nurse_log A short trip from our shop to the site, we transported “Nurse Column” to it’s home at the southern edge of Guild’s Lake Industrial Sanctuary. The first of three pieces that celebrate […]
A snowy one week installation of three sculptures on the lower Chesapeake. The sculptures are designed to be highly site responsive, located between Park Ave, Harbor Park commuter Amtrak Station and the light rail Tide Station. See installed sculptures here.
Norfolk Sculpture Series seen driving by on I-264 out of downtown Norfolk,VA toward Virginia Beach. The video begins with Harbor Park, Tides Station and train when the Ship Shell appears , after which the Signal Carrier and Stealth Reef can be seen in front of the Amtrak Station just before […]
Ship Shell, Signal Carrier and Stealth Reef are all nearing completion in our fabrication shop. Excited to see them installed on-site! Go here too see the designs for all three pieces.
We have just completed the design for a new suspended sculpture for Lower Columbia College’s recently completed Health and Life Sciences building in Longview, WA. The sculpture titled Blossom of Life, celebrates Longview’s growth from the surrounding forest and trees. Merging this tree origin with a new Health and Science building, […]
We are excited to be working with a great design team on the Orenco Woods Park in Hillsboro, Oregon. Design team members include: Walker Macy Landscape Architects, Opsis Architecture, Lois Brink nature play specialist, Hillsboro Parks Dept. , Metro and others. The site contains part of the original 1,200 acre […]
Window removed and new beams delivered! Construction starts on a new residential remodel in Alberta Neighborhood. Structural upgrades to floors, walls, new interior stair, large skylight, bathroom and lots of storage potential.
We’ve just begun work on a new project for an adventurous couple – renovating a tug boat into a live-aboard home! The name of the tug, built in 1942, is the READY. We’ll be updating with images as we get further into the project.
Please join us for the annual open house June 28th from 4 to 10 pm. It was a great success last year with over 800 visitors. This years will be just as happenin’ with food, spirits, live music and lots and lots of feasts for the eyes!
We’re designing a new Cha Cha Cha Restaurant & Tap Room in Portland’s South Waterfront scheduled to open early this summer.
We had a successful installation with the fantastic help of ODOT at the new Willamette River Bridge in Eugene, OR. Putting up the columns. Placing the basket. Placing the flowers. Completed Camas Basket. Thanks to everybody for making it so smooth!!
We are excited to begin working on a proposal for a new addition to the public art at LCC. (Lower Columbia College). Check back for future post with design drawings/ models.
We’ve received final design approval for three new sculptures in NW Portland! We are very excited to get further into the structural design, detailing and fabrication. Here’s a couple pictures showing some material samples we produced during schematic design. Except for the ironwork which is part of the design work […]