The 4,000 person concert venue is an appeal in itself, it will have the ability to host small intimate shows or large head-banging festivals within a built environment that was once a carriage buggy factory, the assembly line for the Moline Knight (car), and most recently the house of East Moline Metal Products.
Effective May 22nd, 2018 we are excited to announce we have changed our name to Streamline Architects and we have started a sister company, Streamline Artisans, an architectural fabrication company in the Quad Cities!
All kitchens have three main function areas. They have a refrigerator and pantry that are used to store food. They have a sink which is used to clean food and dishes. Finally they have a stove and/or oven that is used to cook the food.
One important architectural typology key to the topic of sustainability is brownfield developments. Ecologists argue that redeveloping such sites is imperative and more critical than developing on a pristine undeveloped land also known as greenfields.
Architectural sketches are all about communicating ideas, whether it is solving initial design problems or working through ideas and details.
Like Architecture, photography is more than just taking a picture. It aims to capture the interaction between light and the physical form to convey a message.
Over the past several months we have been fortunate to have quality projects that have enabled us to grow our staff strategically by hiring project manager level architectural staff, outstanding interns over the summer, and recent new graduates with resumes that jump off the page.
Year 2016 far exceeded our expectations and we have reasons to believe that 2017 will be even better! As of January 16th, Zach Enderle, AIA, joined the team as a Principal Architect. Zach will be opening [design] [build] by architect's second location, located in Downtown Rockford.
The Casino boat finally left the riverfront last week, after 25 years of having the boat parked at the front door of the City of Davenport. Now the decision is looming as to what to do with the barge that was used to dock the casino boat.
[design] [build] by architects is evolving! Over the last couple months we completed our first substantial project, the Steel Plow Burger Company! We hired our first employee! And the Airstream continues to break the rules when compared to the "conventional" architect!
I am excited to see that a private developer is willing to challenge the riverfront development naysayers because any great park must incorporate a private development relationship in order to be successful at the scale of our City. Yes, Cities like Chicago, New York, St Louis are able to have 100 acre parks that attract millions of people each year. But a large park in a Mid-size city must have features such as restaurants, apartments, office, and other community amenities in order to bring life to the riverfront and have frequent visitors during all seasons throughout the year.
The "Archistream" has been active in Davenport's Freight House Farmer's Market on Saturdays as well as being stationed at the former Governor's restaurant in Moline.
Millennials have experienced a large amount of change over a short period of time, studies have shown Millennials have been hesitant to buy homes up unto the past couple years. As market trends have proven, Millennials will soon be leading the charge in new construction of homes.
Have your kids ever shown interest in Architecture? Discover architecture at the Freight House Farmer's Market in Davenport on Saturdays this summer.
The interactive design approach enables the client to become the designer while using the architect as their primary design tool.
Urban Resilience as described by 100 Resilient Cities is the capacity of individuals, communities, institutions, businesses, and systems within a city to survive, adapt, and grow no matter what kinds of chronic stresses and acute shocks they experience.
For many people, their home is part of their self-definition. Each candidate's home is a reflection of the values they believe in and will most likely be the characteristics the candidate represents in the White House.
The invention of email has largely contributed to the idea of instantaneous response time which in effect encouraged the "Archistream" concept and its ability to provide immediate job-site coordination.
Good building design does not equal high project costs. A project's success is dependent on the architect's ability to use creativity to define the client's programming needs to meet the project's budget.
Did you know [design] [build] by architects has an Airstream? We are currently renovating the Airstream to be our mobile office on the construction site! [design] [build] by architect's mission is to bridge the gap between architects and contractors during design and construction.