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Jackson Modern wins Golden Hammer Award

Last week, Historic Richmond and the Storefront for Community Design announced the 2017 Golden Hammer Award winners. The jury selected 8 projects out of 48 submissions in the Richmond area. We are thrilled that our Jackson Modern project received an award for Best Adaptive Reuse. Check out the full list of 2017 winners below. Also, students from MoB did and amazing job designing this year’s awards. Check out the photos below. 2017 Golden Hammer Award Winners: Best Adaptive Reuse Small- Jackson Modern Large- Saunders Station Best New Construction Small – Maggie Walker Community Land Trust, First Home Large – Varina Area Library Best Placemaking …

Dots Office Wins AIA Design Award

Yesterday, AIA Richmond announced their 2017 Award Winners and the Dots Office is among the winners! The awards banquet took place at The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design. See our portfolio to read more about the DOTS Office and the wonderful design team.

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Historic Richmond: Design Infill Awards Announced

Architecture AF’s entry recently won First Prize in the professional category for Historic Richmond’s Drawing on History: Infill Design Competition.  See all of the design entries specifically created for two of Richmond’s growing areas — Union Hill and Jackson Ward in Drawing on History: Infill Design Competition at The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design now through Sunday, September 4. From our Prospectus: Historic Richmond neighborhoods including Union Hill and Jackson Ward are coming back to life, attracting new generation of residents. It is hard to pin down exactly what makes these neighborhoods so attractive, but we can speculate that it emerges from a …