The University of North Florida’s Student Wellness Complex was ranked as number 7 on the Top 10 buildings in the 2015 AIA Florida People’s Choice Award Competition at the American Institute of Architects Florida Convention. From a press release: “The competition, which featured architecturally impactful buildings across the state, drew more than 550,000 votes from 120 […]
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//photo by Agnes Lopez A 64-foot concrete wall under the Main Street Bridge sat untouched until the Art In Public Places committee selected Kate Garcia Rouh and Kenny Rouh’s idea for the space: a mosaic mural which depicts the twists and turns of the St. Johns River from Lake Okeechobee to Mayport Village. “That space […]
// by Juliet Johnson Matt Kane and his wife, Dr. Alexis Kane, had moved enough. “Why not just build what we need and be done with it,” said a frustrated Matt after yet another house-hunting junket. He knew a builder, a guy who had acted as the alumnae advisor for his fraternity at Jacksonville University. […]
Finding a diamond in the rough (and then transforming it into the architectural gem it once was) doesn’t come without some hurdles along the way.
Smart homes becoming more common on the First Coast
A professional Christmas decorator showcases his home for the holidays
Exhibit shines light on St. Augustine’s Keeper //by Ron Whittington It was 10 years after the Civil War when William Harn and his family took up residence at the St. Augustine Lighthouse, and visitors will soon be able to experience what life was like for the Harns when a new interactive exhibit opens at the […]
You see them at the beach— hunched over, scavenging over swathes of tumbled shells. You wonder what they do with them all, suspecting a glue gun and grim, shell-encrusted ephemera ahead. Not so with the oyster shells collected by the Hillis family.
Entering the hangar owned by David Marco at Craig Airport is like walking into a slice of aviation history.
Heather: Although I knew Asheville was a mecca for artists, I was truly blown away with how much street art we saw. The first day we explored the downtown area I tried to capture all of it, but quickly realized I could spend the entire trip just taking pictures of street art. The pictures here […]