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3435 Main

October 9, 2017


At first glance, Main Street in Midtown Kansas City might seem a deliriously illegible place. We believe it has all the building blocks of a great urban community, which affirms the complexities, harmonies and contradictions of life in the city. In the span of a few blocks on Main Street, you can find payday loans, [...]

Recap: An Amazing Summer at el dorado

September 29, 2017


Guest blog post by Eldo Prize winner #2 (EP2), Emily Lange, a fifth-year student at the University of Tennessee College of Architecture and Design. When I heard that I won the Eldo Prize last spring, it was a no-brainer that I would be moving from Knoxville to Kansas City for the summer. I had never [...]

Waldo Duplex

August 22, 2017


In mid-July, the KSU Design+Make Studio completed its single largest and most comprehensive project, The Waldo Duplex, which extends the legacy of design-build projects at Kansas State University. The duplex is located in the heart of the Waldo neighborhood at 7509 Pennsylvania Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri. The project bridges the Design+Make Studio’s rigorous investigation [...]

Municipal Art Commission appointment

July 18, 2017


We were thrilled and honored to receive notice last week that David was appointed to the Mayor’s Municipal Art Commission. Let the work begin!

eldo welcomes new partner, Hesse McGraw

June 22, 2017


el dorado is very pleased to announce the expansion of its leadership structure and, in August, will welcome Hesse McGraw as a partner. Through this newly created role, el dorado is integrating a curatorial and writing practice into the heart of the firm to intensify its work at the intersection of architecture, contemporary art, and [...]