Architecture & Design

Buildings, concepts and plans


GVSU generating problem-solvers

The school’s Design Thinking Initiative reaches across all academic disciplines.

November 13, 2015
Grand Valley State University’s Design Thinking Initiative provides opportunities to gain an understanding of the collaborative, interdisciplinary and integrative problem-solving approach. Read More

Designs on developing downtown

Concept Design has had a hand in many recent major projects.

October 30, 2015
Concept Design has been really busy, and it looks like that won’t change anytime soon. Read More

Space-planning company partners with furniture maker

October 30, 2015
A maker of space-planning software has partnered with a furniture maker to create more realistic digital experiences for customers. Read More

Art gallery produces industry-specific open house

October 21, 2015
A downtown venue will host a pair of art gallery open houses and networking events for architects, contractors and designers this week. Read More

Construction industry produces trade show

October 15, 2015
The region’s construction industry is coming together for a trade show this month. Read More

Furniture dealer names president

October 14, 2015
A man with sales and marketing experience in the office furniture and health care industries is the new president at a local furniture dealer. Read More

Food distributor wins silver for HQ

October 1, 2015
A food distributor’s 384,000-square-foot headquarters has received a LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. Read More

Homebuilders produce fall Parade of Homes

September 30, 2015
It’s time for the fall Parade of Homes. Read More

Engineering firm names marketing operations director

September 28, 2015
The marketing arm of an engineering firm has new muscle. Read More

Firm plans renovation of downtown landmark

September 19, 2015
With its largest tenant moving out, now is a good time for an extensive makeover of one of the largest buildings in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More