Chronicling Memphis’ modern architecture

Jul 10, 2012

Former principal of our firm, Martin Gorman, has once again collaborated with other Memphis architects to write a book chronicling much of the modern architecture of this city.  Here is an excerpt from the Commercial Appeal article highlighting their work. “Relatively few Modern houses bejewel Memphis’ conservative, traditional neighborhoods, but now there’s a photographic guide […]

CSI awards Hans Faulhaber regional commendation

Jun 7, 2012

For the second year in a row, Hans Faulhaber, AIA, CSI has been awarded a Construction Specifications Institute, Gulf States Regional Technical Commendation. The Technical Commendation is for authoring multiple outstanding articles and presentations in the field of Construction Management and Construction Documents during 2011 and 2012. These articles focus on the processes that are […]

Emerging Architects Exhibit

Jun 6, 2012

The American Institute of Architects, Center for Emerging Professionals sponsors an annual exhibition of architectural work, art, and designs of emerging architectural professionals across North America. According to AIA, “This annual exhibition promotes the compelling work of the rising generation of architects and designers and inspires professionals to continue to mentor and engage the many […]

Social Madness has begun

Jun 1, 2012

For brg3s, our jaunt into social media has been a somewhat tentative one. We have more or less tiptoed in as if to test the waters. The question most asked is, “why would anyone want to be social with our company?” brg3s has a Facebook page, most of our staff have Linked In accounts and […]

Two Tennessee state architectural appointments

May 10, 2012

Governor Haslam has appointed David Rhodes, FAIA, to the Board for Licensing Health Care Facilities. This regulatory authority makes wide-ranging decisions about the design, construction and operation of health care facilities. David has over 40 years experience with major health care projects, leading the facility planning, programming, and design for both additions/renovations and new construction. […]

Hospice receives press for LEED Silver certification

Feb 27, 2012

The Methodist Hospice Residence has been awarded Silver certification by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System. We would like to thank Methodist Healthcare, the Commercial Appeal,  Memphis Daily News and others who posted stories on this important achievement! About this Green Facility: The facility received most of its credits […]

Forensic Center highlighted in Commercial Appeal

Feb 27, 2012

It’s a public building with very private activity. Closed off, not just for the dignity of the dead and the sensitivities of their families, but the purity of evidence chains and the security of pathologists whose testimony imprisons criminals. The need for security and privacy literally shaped the red-and-tan brick building. It’s set back from […]

Switch Creative wins gold for collateral

Feb 27, 2012

We would like to say congratulations to Michael Carpenter from Switch Creative who won Gold at the 2012 ADDY Awards for the design of brg3s’ collateral material. The award was one of several he won during the night.  Here is an excerpt from the Memphis Daily News article on the celebration. “The gold-plated columns and […]