July 22nd, 2011
As an emotional response to the environment and its interaction with this sophisticated project type, our design for the Nevada City Courthouse was driven by simplicity in act, contrast in material, and the clarity of staging this unique community’s active role in the facility.
June 6th, 2011
By Karen Chan
Last week, a small team* from our San Francisco office attended the grand opening of the newly remodeled Orchard City Banquet Hall on the Campbell Community Center campus. Once a mid-century high school cafeteria in Campbell, Calif., the building now houses a simple and elegant multi-purpose venue that will serve as a gathering place for the community.
May 9th, 2011
Speakers: Frank J. Greene, FAIA; Susan K. Oldroyd, FAIA; Kent W. Peterson, PE, LEED AP, ASHRAE; Beverly Prior, FAIA, NCARB, LEED AP; Kenneth Ricci, FAIA
April 29th, 2011
Last night, HMC Architects was awarded an honorable mention for the Fontana Courthouse Expansion and Remodel from the AIAIC. View our award entry on AIAIC’s website.
April 4th, 2011
At the Idyllwild Library, one small room with floor-to-ceiling shelves serves as a staff lounge and storage for janitors, the library and its friends group. In the public area, space also is used to the max. “We weed a lot,” said branch manager Teresa Brouwer, meaning that staff continually removes less popular materials to make way for other items. Read the full article from PE.com.
January 27th, 2011
After last week’s City Council meeting, the hurdles have cleared for the building of the long-awaited Ruben Castro Human Services building. Today, the city released drawings of the proposed design of the center… Read the full article from Moorpark Patch.
September 21st, 2010
The Frontier Project won California Construction’s Best of 2010 award for Outstanding Architectural Design in Southern California. An independent jury of industry experts in design and construction judged more than 135 nominated projects in a variety of categories and deemed 27 projects in Southern California and 26 projects in Northern California as award winners. Eligible projects were located in California and were completed in the past year.
Los Angeles Business Council honors two HMC-designed projects at annual Los Angeles Architectural Awards
July 1st, 2010
On Tuesday, June 29, 2010, the Los Angeles Business Council (LABC) hosted the 40th annual Los Angeles Architectural Awards, recognizing the project teams responsible for the city’s highest regarded architecture. HMC Architects was proud to be honored with two awards.
June 17th, 2010
It’s official. The 14,000 square foot Frontier Project for the Cucamonga Valley Water District, designed by HMC Architects, has achieved LEED Platinum certification. Since this particular project was designed to educate visitors about the latest methods and technologies in sustainable building practices and resource conservation, this achievement was fundamentally important.
October 20th, 2009
The County of Riverside Woodcrest Library won the Design/Green Merit Award from the Architectural Foundation of Los Angeles.