Category Archives: Events

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a name? In preparation for a design charrette in Charlottesville, VA we came across Charlotte von Mecklenburg-Strelitz, the queen consort of King George III of the United Kingdom. That’s where Charlottesville got its name. In the first twenty-one … Continue reading

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ULI Fall 2010 Conference

Uta and Sarah just returned from the ULI Fall Conference in Washington DC!  We spent most of our time in the expo hall meeting interesting people and having great discussions about authenticity and meaning in land development today. As we see … Continue reading

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Presidio Grand Opening

Just recently the Presidio Landmark opened its official doors, once again!  What was once the Public Health Services Hospital offering treatment to less-than-well Merchant Marines, this centuries old building has undergone a series of transformations to ultimately emerge as modern … Continue reading

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Cultural Day at Santa Ynez Reservation

This image shows the hand-crafted detail of a cape worn at the Chumash cultural gathering hosted at the Santa Ynez Reservation last November.  While much of the public idea surrounding native culture is often far removed from its actual expression, … Continue reading

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