Denver’s ‘style’ is an evolutionary experience

This morning brought a surprise: a piece in Denverite addressing the architectural styles found in Denver. Actually, it was not a total surprise. Last week, I sat down with reporter Donna Bryson to discuss Denver’s architectural evolution, shaped by fires and floods, influences from  Chicago’s ground-breaking buildings and architects the impact of out-of-town architects during …

Another Denver neighborhood will come to grips with a new era of development

There has been a lot of coverage concerning the Denver City Council’s decision to approve rezoning to allow a mixed-use development on the site of the old Colorado Department of Transportation Headquarters campus. I had not visited the CDOT building for years, so I drove there yesterday to take a look. It is surrounded by …

An architectural expo will grow in Dubai, including a firm from Denver

The last expo showcasing architects from around the world ran into some financial problems, but there is hope that things work out this time for Pavilion 2020 USA in Dubai. The theme is “What Moves You.” The architects involved in the expo have been announced, and at least one firm hails from Denver: Fentress Architects …