We are unique people that choose to come together.

As the symphony is composed of talented musicians, delicious food is the artful mixing of ingredients, sums are comprised of their parts, we come together to make great experiences.

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Paul Demosthenes, AIA

"Hey, there goes Edna with a saxophone!"

Andrew Kotleski, AIA

"It's only when you're flying above it that you realize how incredible the Earth really is."

David Orndorff

"The harder I work, the luckier I become."

Abbey Pleiss

"An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way."

Leah Brave Solomon

"Anything you want to, do it. Wanna change the world? There's nothing to it."

Josh McDonald

"Two roads diverged in a yellow wood and sorry I could not travel both...I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference."

Alison Horwitz

"Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work."

Rachael Blanchard

"To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all."

Drew Chamberlin

"The purpose of architecture is to shelter and enhance man’s life on earth and to fulfill his belief in the nobility of his existence."

Jennifer Durant, AIA

"Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you anywhere."

Omar Aboulezz

"People ignore design that ignores people."

Melhissa Carmona

"The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live."

Nadine Zaza

"I have been a seeker and I still am, but I stopped asking the books and the stars. I started listening to the teaching of my Soul."

Nick Lima

“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.”

Erion Nikolla, AIA, LEED GA

"I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work"

Luis Bolivar

"Architecture allows us to design what world we want to live in"