Situated in the center of Richmond, Virginia, the charming Ginter Park neighborhood serves as a tribute to the city’s deep-rooted history and architectural legacy. Featuring avenues adorned with trees, historic residences, and a lively community, Ginter Park effortlessly weaves together the past and the present. It provides both residents and guests an exceptional opportunity to…Read more "RVA Neighborhood Spotlight: Ginter Park"
Most of us have probably had the visceral experience of walking by a building and saying to ourselves – “Wow, that is truly beautiful” and conversely, we have probably also seen a building and thought “Who would ever design something so hideous??” Interestingly, if we polled a group of diverse people, you would probably find…Read more "What is “good” architecture anyway?"
“I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.”– Nick Carraway. The Great Gatsby The Chrysler The Empire StateThe Eastern ColumbiaThe Hoover Just uttering the names of these buildings brings a wistful smile and nostalgic thoughts of extraordinary elegance and glamour. Mental pictures of the roaring twenties with all of…Read more "Why I Love Art Deco Architecture"
Scandinavian architecture and designs have had a substantial impact and influence on modern architecture, often associated with minimalism, functionality, and aesthetics. Scandinavian architecture always incorporates large windows and light color schemes so you can really enjoy the natural light. This style is even more highly appreciated in the past year as many people have been…Read more "What is Scandinavian architecture, and why do we like it?"
A2 is the newest urban project that is changing the way Richmond lives. Located in the Fan District, just blocks from historic Carytown and Byrd Park, these homes truly give their owners the finest mix of city life and suburban charm. Crafted by Richmond’s 510 Architects, there’s no mistaking the attention to every detail from…Read more "A Closer Look at A2"