Denver Really is a Great City for Architects

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP March 29, 2018
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One of the highlights in my recent trip to Atlanta was a chance to talk to several professionals and academics about the state of architecture in Atlanta. Listening to their worries gave me a real sense of appreciation for the prospects that architects face in […]

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Finding and Choosing the Best Architect for Your Project

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP January 20, 2017
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Last week I gave a talk on “How to Work With an Architect” as part of Colorado Architecture Month. One of the questions from the audience was “how do I find the right architect for my project”. Of course I told them to just talk […]

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by evstudio January 6, 2017

One of our primary goals in writing the EVstudio blog is to answer your questions about EVstudio and your larger questions about architecture, planning, development, construction, new urbanism, real estate, Denver issues, Colorado issues, AIA issues etc. Please let us know any questions or issues […]

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2014 Architects Choice Awards

by Jim Houlette, PE February 7, 2015
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EVstudio works with Blue Spruce Habitat for Humanity on many projects.  We are happy to help them provide housing for wonderful people.  Please visit their site and consider signing up to volunteer or donate. This time, the project won an award!  We are excited to […]

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AIA Colorado Practice and Design Conference Registration

by evstudio August 13, 2011

The 2011 AIA Colorado Practice and Design Conference Registration is online and includes a full schedule. The session that Sean is putting on is at 3:35 on Thursday, October 13, 2011.

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Colorado Architect Licensure Rule Changes

by evstudio December 18, 2010

AIA Colorado helped develop new rules this past year with the Colorado State Board of Licensure for Architects, Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, that go into effect January 1, 2011. The rule changes will allow candidates for the ARE (Architect Registration Exam) to concurrently start […]

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AIA Colorado Emerging Professionals Forum

by evstudio November 4, 2010

On Thursday, November 11 at 5:30 PM, AIA Colorado will host the 2010 Emerging Professionals Forum for soon-to-be-licensed design professionals.  The event will provide information about all the services available for those who are just beginning the IDP, as well as those who are preparing […]

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Designing with the Elements – Women In Design 8×8 Event

by EVstudio AEP October 22, 2010

Elicia Ratajczyk, LEED-AP, of the EVstudio Evergreen Office will be one of eight speakers to present at this fall’s 8×8 Event for Women In Design entitled “Designing with the Elements”. All eight speakers will address different aspects of designing with the elements. Elicia will speak […]

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AIA Denver to Launch AIA+2030 Professional Series

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP October 4, 2010

In January 2011, AIA Denver will launch the AIA+2030 Professional Series, which is designed to help professionals create buildings that meet the ambitious energy efficiency goals of the Architecture 2030® Challenge. The series consists of 10, four-hour sessions, which each offer strategies to reach 60-100% […]

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AIA Colorado Design Conference Blog

by Sean O'Hara, AIA, LEED AP July 31, 2010

The American Institute of Architects Colorado Chapter has launched a blog to promote the annual practice and design conference. Nicolle tells me “This year for the AIA Colorado Design Conference, we have started a blog.  We are going to use the blog to post articles […]

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Funkaar Studio's ARE Ready Fast Course coming to Denver!

by EVstudio AEP July 6, 2010

Elicia Ratajczyk of the EV Studio Evergreen office has been competitively selected for the TA position for the upcoming “ARE Ready Fast!” course being offered in Denver by Funkaar Studios with the help of the Colorado Chapter of the AIA! Funkaar Studios offers classes for […]

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Building Stone Institute’s Designer Education Series – Stone Installation

by evstudio June 23, 2010

The Rocky Mountain Masonry Institute is teaming up with the Building Stone Institute to offer a one-day seminar on natural stone.  The program offers architects with 2.5 AIA Sustainable Design credits, on top of 5 AIA HSW credits.  The class includes Adhered Natural Stone, Green/Sustainable […]

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