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Breaking the Barriers of Modular Construction, an Architectural and Design Perspective modular construction

Breaking the Barriers of Modular Construction, an Architectural and Design Perspective

Modular Construction and Design Modular construction is a process where portions or elements of a building are constructed off-site under controlled conditions and later transported to the project site. Once transported to the project site, the constructed modular parts are set in place and stitched together to form the building’s structure. A common misconception is […]

Discovering the Design Story

Discovering the Design Story

Discovering a project’s design story relies heavily on the ability to LISTEN. We listen to our clients; learn their history and what they see for their future. We listen to the community; determine their pain points and concerns so we can address them through mindful design. We listen to the place; learn the significance of […]

U. of Nevada Unveils E.L. Wiegand Fitness Center

U. of Nevada Unveils E.L. Wiegand Fitness Center

U. of Nevada Unveils E.L. Wiegand Fitness Center by Jason Scott  February 2017 Rendering courtesy WORTHGROUP Architect & Designers.Last week, more than 200 students were on hand to be among the first to get a workout in at the University of Nevada, Reno’s $47.5 million E.L. Wiegand Fitness Center.The center was officially opened to the campus […]

The Latest in Sports Book Design

The Latest in Sports Book Design

The Latest in Sports Book DesignThe Silver Legacy Race & Sports Book, one of WORTHGROUP’s latest Reno projects, opened with an official ribbon cutting ceremony last Thursday for the first NFL regular season game. This is one of several Sports Book renovation projects our firm has recently undertaken. With the rise of eSports betting, many […]

Cultivating Creative Living

Cultivating Creative Living

Cultivating Creative LivingWORTHGROUP Architects and Designers is made up of a collaborative team of creatives, who spend each day actively engaging in design thinking. However, living creatively goes beyond the artistic “making “of a visual or tangible representation of your creativeness. Every person is creative whether or not they realize it. Picasso said, “Every child […]

How Virtual Reality is Driving Trends in Hospitality

How Virtual Reality is Driving Trends in Hospitality

Hawaii, Chile or maybe Bhutan? Marriott, Hilton or Airbnb? Virtual Reality is taking the guess work out of travel and in turn, is changing the hospitality industry. Recently released to the public, the new VR technology is revolutionizing how we interact with our environment. These advancements are not only impacting how we entertain and how […]

Virtual Reality Reveals the Shape of Things to Come for Architects, Designers and Clients

Virtual Reality Reveals the Shape of Things to Come for Architects, Designers and Clients

3-D animation for the visualization of architecture and interior design concepts is not a brand-new methodology. Utilization of these essential communication tools has irrefutably become an expected and integral part of the design process for clients across all disciplines and sectors.In fact, the industry is on the cusp of a fantastic leap into fully immersive […]

You Just Graduated College with a Degree in Architecture – Now What?

You Just Graduated College with a Degree in Architecture – Now What?

College graduation is just around the corner for many students – for some it has already happened. It is an exciting time for young adults as they enter the work force and start their careers. For those graduating hoping to become architects, there are a few more steps necessary before one can start a career […]