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Auburn’s Urban Armature Workshop

September 1, 2015

Montgomery’s Cypress Nature Park is truly a treasure hidden in plain sight. Very few people are even aware that just 1 mile northeast of the Alabama State Capitol Building lies 260 acres of ‘urban wild.’ This rich patch of... Read more

Cahaba River Walk

September 1, 2015

The newly opened Cahaba River Walk, designed by Nimrod Long and Associates of Birmingham, connects the surrounding neighborhoods of Mountain Brook and the larger city together with the ephemeral landscapes of the Cahaba River. The design gives fresh form... Read more

The Gulf, Orange Beach

September 1, 2015

The Gulf, a new restaurant/bar overlooking the Perdido Bay inlet at Orange Beach, has a decidedly kicked-back look. Incorporated into its design are four steel shipping containers – used to make the whole place easy to move“Shipping containers have... Read more

Twickenham Square, Huntsville

September 1, 2015

Three development teams have begun joint work on a $100 million mixed-use development just south of downtown Huntsville. Located on the former Councill Courts public housing site, Twickenham Square will include 246 loft-style apartments, a Publix supermarket, a hotel... Read more

Brick & Tin

August 26, 2015

It took creative problem solving and imaginative design to convert a dermatology practice into Brick & Tin, a popular neighborhood restaurant, bar and bakery in Mountain Brook Village. Owners Mauricio and Susan Papapietro enlisted the design/ build collaborative of... Read more

Literacy Council of Central Alabama

August 26, 2015

When a three-alarm fire and flood destroyed the Literacy Council of Central Alabama’s downtown Birmingham location last May, a plan was quickly in place to rebuild bigger and better. Renovation enabled the council to double its adult education programs... Read more