The Importance of Outdoor Spaces

Why do you think we’ve been seeing people gravitate towards parks and open spaces during the pandemic? Melanie: I think people find relief from stress through a connection to the natural world. The pandemic has placed an array of stresses on people and being exposed...

San Mateo plans Central Park Fallen Heroes Memorial

San Mateo is planning to install a memorial in Central Park to San Mateo community members who died during armed conflict while serving in the military, as well as to San Mateo police officers and firefighters who died while on duty. The design of the Central Park...
The State Street of Tomorrow

The State Street of Tomorrow

Architects Brainstorm What’s Possible for a Future Downtown Santa Barbara For seven weeks this summer, unencumbered by budgets, permits, or other pesky constraints, a small army of Santa Barbara architects let their imaginations run wild with possibilities for a State...