Architecture Archives

Dig Studio design wins ‘PHX Innovation Games’

Dig Studios Innovation Games
by in Architecture | AZRE Magazine

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton announced, Wednesday, that a concept design submitted by architects at Dig Studio was selected as the winner of the second competition of the PHX Innovation Games. In response to the call for innovators, Dig Studio’s Chad Atterbury, Brandon Sobiech, Lauren Smith and Jay Hicks submitted a design concept for the future… Read More →

Marlene Imirzian Architects named Firm of the Year

City of Phoenix Neighborhood Resource Center
by in Architecture | AZRE Magazine

The American Institute of Architects named Marlene Imirzian & Associates Architects 2015 Arizona Architectural Firm of the Year after a review of firm’s body of work by an out-of-state jury. The Architectural Firm of the Year Award recognizes the continuing collaboration among individuals in a firm who have produced distinguished architecture over a period of… Read More →

SmithGroupJJR promotes 6 to vice president

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by in Architecture | AZRE Magazine

SmithGroupJJR, one of the nation’s leading architecture, engineering and planning firms, promoted Martha dePlazaola Abbott, Mark Adams, Vince Avallone, Kathleen Hudson-Beitz, Mary Jukuri and Tim Tracey to vice president. Martha dePlazaola Abbott, LEED AP, was promoted to vice president and retains her role as leader of the Workplace Studio at SmithGroupJJR’s Phoenix office. Abbott is… Read More →

Kitchell completes renovation at Scottsdale Bible Church

Scottsdale Bible Church

Kitchell recently wrapped up its renovation of Scottsdale Bible Church’s Worship Center, a 2,000-seat space with theater-style seats and riser sections that represents a 30 percent increase in capacity. The Worship Center houses the church’s largest functions, including its magical Winter Wonder celebration of the holidays. Upgrades were made to lighting and sound, as well.… Read More →

LGE Design Build completes Peoria CenturyLink building

CenturyLink

LGE Design Build has recently completed a 7,016-square-foot building at 9165 W. Cactus Road, near Loop 101 and Grand Avenue in Peoria, for CenturyLink, a Louisiana-based provider of Internet, TV and voice services. The building is situated on 2.5 acres. The building includes supply, meeting, office, crew and break rooms. CenturyLink started operating in its… Read More →

LGE Design Build completes TruTemp Equipment building

TruTemp

LGE Design Build has recently completed construction of a new 32,500-square-foot office/warehouse building for TruTemp Equipment, the largest wholesale food service equipment distributor in the Southwest. TruTemp’s building is located at 4010 E. Raymond St. in Phoenix within the Pinnacle Business Park. TruTemp outgrew its previous location for the third time in the past 12… Read More →

CCS Presentation Systems and Lifestyle Technology join forces

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CCS Presentation Systems and Lifestyle Technology Group, LLC of Newport Beach, Calif. have announced a newly established strategic partnership that will provide architects, interior designers, luxury home builders and home owners full-service design and building capabilities to Arizona and California markets. This technology collaboration will offer consumers convenient access to industry talent and experience to the custom home and luxury… Read More →

2015 AIA Arizona Design Awards announced

2015 AIA Design Awards Ceremony at Phoenix Art Museum

The Arizona component of The American Institute of Architects announced the 2015 Design Award Winners, recognizing excellence in design, planning and construction of projects designed by AIA Arizona architects registered and licensed in the State of Arizona. Selected from 93 submissions, 28 recipients were recently honored at The Phoenix Art Museum. The award recipients were chosen… Read More →

artHAUS supports Phoenix Children’s Hospital

artHAUS

In the spirit of the holiday season, artHAUS—an urban infill residential project in Midtown Phoenix’s Arts and Culture Community—is kicking off a month-long initiative to benefit the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation. Local Architect and Developer Jason Boyer announced that with every unit contract taken in the month of December, artHAUS will make a $500 donation to… Read More →

Douglas ‘Art Homes’ opening models in December

John Douglas

For those who wish to ‘live among art’ there is a tony new address coming soon to the Downtown Scottsdale Arts District. The new collection of contemporary single-family luxury homes under construction by renowned Architect John Douglas will begin offering model tours this December. As the first single-family residential option in the heart of Downtown… Read More →

Shea Homes starts construction on Ahwatukee condos

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Shea Homes Arizona recently broke ground on model homes at its Vantage condominium community. Six model homes will be built featuring updated and re-engineered home designs for those looking for a lower maintenance home. Located on the northwest corner of 5th Ave. and Chandler Blvd. in Ahwatukee, the 69 condos at Vantage will range from 1,432… Read More →

Historic El Cortez to be redeveloped into microapartments

El Cortez

CBRE has completed the sale of most of the units in the historic El Cortez condominium complex in midtown Phoenix. The sale included 146 of the 165 units in the complex for a sale price of $6.4 million. Brian Smuckler and Jeff Seaman with CBRE’s Phoenix office represented the seller, El Cortez Condominiums, LLC of… Read More →

Sundt wins top national DBIA Award

Old Main
by in Architecture | AZRE Magazine | Construction

Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) led the design-build team that earned top honors at the Design-Build Institute of America’s (DBIA) 20th Annual Design-Build Project/Team Awards for its work on the Old Main renovation at the University of Arizona in Tucson. The project was one of just 10 projects to win an Award of Excellence in each of… Read More →

LGE Design Build completes 44,000 SF Mesa building

METSO

LGE Design Build has recently completed the construction of a 44,000-square-foot building for METSO, the world’s leading industrial company in the mining and aggregates industries and in the flow control business. The building is part of Metso’s service center network and provides a wide range of services primarily to mining and aggregate customers in the… Read More →