New at 3north
3north is thrilled to announce Principal and Architect David Rau has been added to the list of speakers at TEDxRVA 2014. TED is a nonprofit organization devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, which started as a four-day conference in California and has grown to support world-changing ideas across all fields and mediums. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. This year’s TEDxRVA is scheduled for Friday, March 28th, and will be held at Virginia Rep’s November Theatre in Downtown Richmond.
3north Founding Member and Principal has been awarded membership into the College of Fellows for 2014. Fellowship in the AIA is a prestigious honor, and awarded each year to a select few. The Fellowship program elevates architects who have made a significant contribution to architecture and society, and who have achieved a standard of excellence in the profession. Election to fellowship not only recognizes the achievements of architects as individuals, but also their significant contribution to architecture and society on a national level. Sandy will be officially recognized at AIA’s National Convention this June in Chicago.
Award-winning: Bryan Innovation Lab wins Crystal Award at 2014 Energy & Sustainability Conference East
The Bryan Innovation Lab at The Steward School has won the 2014 Crystal Award of Excellence in Business and Sustainability Best Practices (K-12 category). The award, given at the Energy & Sustainability Conference East, was received by Bryan Innovation Lab Director Carey Jamieson.
3north is happy to announce Jay Hugo will be presented at this year’s Energy & Sustainability East Conference on February 12th, at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. Jay will be co-presenting with Carey Jamieson, Director of The Bryan Innovation Lab at The Steward School. Their presentation, entitled “STEM – The Built Environment and Curriculum Development” will share a demonstration of tools (such as a LEED checklist) to develop curricula that engages students on the built environment around them, and include presentations on Kersey Creek Elementary School and on The Steward School’s “living lab.”
The Canyon Ranch Spa at the Omni Homestead has been named to the Top 10 Spas in North America by Fodor’s Travel. 3north has worked with the Homestead (located in Hot Springs, Virginia) on renovations to its Main Building, restaurants, indoor and outdoor pools, and Conference Center for many years, and recently collaborated with Canyon Ranch for renovations to the spa and wellness areas for this classic American destination.