As an architect or designer, it is always exciting to see a new project come to life. To see a client realize their vision through our teams’ efforts and creativity. New projects represent growth of organizations and their capacity to serve the community. They also represent opportunities for expression of brand- to craft an experience for patients, visitors and staff that reflects the culture and values of the organization. […]
We are ecstatic to welcome three talented individuals to the shareholder group at Christner! Broadening ownership to create a more inclusive leadership group that represents the full spectrum of what we do as a design firm is something we’ve been working towards for quite some time. […]
We can’t remember the last time we felt so passionately about a mid-term election. […]
Students, staff, friends and neighbors gathered on Friday, June 8 to celebrate the completion of renovations to the Center of Creative Arts historic building and mark the beginning of their expansion. The event included groundbreaking festivities and a “first look” at the recently completed renovations.
In COCA’s customary non-traditional fashion, they broke ground not with dirt, but with the flare of colorful confetti and streamers. A student performance queued up the groundbreaking with a revised rendition of Hamilton’s “My Shot” re-written to tell the history of COCA and the notable Mendelsohn building. […]
Do you notice poor design? For a long time, kids’ toothbrushes were designed to look like shorter adult toothbrushes. This optimized the production process, and no one questioned whether this was the best design.
Similarly, healthcare design in a cancer care center can have a direct impact on the experience of cancer patients and their companions. Cancer care can be quite stressful. Patients may be fairly healthy or may be immunocompromised. […]