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Insight Series: Vertical Schools

Due to the growing population density of U.S. cities, the subject of vertical schools, formerly reserved for the most extreme cases of urbanism such as New York City, are making their way into areas that have no familiarity with the concept. School districts in...

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Engaging Theater Patrons, From the Street to the Seat

It should come as no surprise that theater groups know how to create drama. As architects, we find that the creativity and skills our theater clients bring to our design projects extend well beyond the stage itself. These artists understand that the entire venue...

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Historic Tax Credits are a Michigan Success Story

Elisabeth Knibbe, FAIA, contributed a Guest Blog to Crain’s Detroit Business on the importance of Historic Tax Credits: Since 1981, Michigan has benefited year after year from federal legislation called the Historic Tax Credit Improvement Act. Administered...