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Prairie Logic Performance Tonight

August 13, 2014

The countdown to the next Prairie Logic Performance is winding down. Tonight from 5:30 – 8:00pm Aaron Young, otherwise known as AY Musik, will rock the red boxcar with a plug and wire-free set. Young’s new age hip-hop sounds are complemented by Hailey Canalas’ pop/country vocals in true genre-bending fashion. (more...)

Theater in the Park Dressing Facility

July 21, 2014

Johnson County's Theater in the Park kicked off this summer and their 45th Season with a new Dressing Room Facility. Last week, Mike Sinclair photographed the recently completed project. To capture the behind-the-scenes energy of the facility, Theatre Director Tim Baird recommended we come during a production of Honk--a musical based on the classic tale of the Ugly Duckling. With 60 performers and multiple costume changes, it made for a spirited night of theater and photography. (more...)

Euclid School Adaptive Reuse

July 15, 2014

  The Euclid School in St. Louis stands four stories above street level and boasts a slate roof, sturdy brick walls and tall windows. It’s hard to miss—a series of bright teal doors mark the entrance. It was built at the end of the 1880’s when construction and brick craftsmanship went hand-in-hand. Needless to say, they don't make 'em like this anymore. Today the Euclid School remains vacant but full of potential. We’re working with Brinshore Development LLC and Theaster Gates Studio to repurpose the building and a few nearby lots into a combination of 45 apartments and arts/cultural spaces that build strong connections between its tenants and the surrounding community. (more...)

Three New eldos

July 3, 2014

  Thanks to a handful of exciting projects coming down the line, we have three new faces roaming around our office these days. One intern, an architectural designer straight out of college and a seasoned architect offer diverse experience to the team. (more...)

Lawrence Arts Center Wins Grant

June 26, 2014

The Lawrence Arts Center was awarded a $500,000 grant from ArtPlace America to reimagine Ninth Street east of downtown in Lawrence, Kansas. The project titled “Free State Boulevard: From the Studio to the Streets” will connect the Lawrence Arts Center and downtown to an emerging grassroots arts movement located six blocks east of Massachusetts Street in the recently established Warehouse Arts District. (more...)