Our Interpretive work is rooted in our unique 'place-based' approach to
design. What are the stories that the plants and animals have to tell
us about a particular site? What are the cultural legacies of the
project's stakeholders that seek expression through the materials and
relationships we explore between building and land? How might the forms
of the landscape inspire and then in turn inform emerging design
solutions that are as fitting as they are timeless?
Our governmental, tribal, and non-profit
clients have ranged from Native American Nations to the USFWS, to city
and county governments across the US. Our unique facilitation process
is geared towards the vital participation of all stakeholders involved.
We strongly believe in the role of the architect as consensus builder
through an imaginative, inclusive approach to design.
Jeff & Matt really listened
to the land, and
took-to-heart the Tribe's history and needs. This is truly a
remarkable work that aesthetically, culturally, and environmentally
addresses the past history, present needs, and future hopes of the
Daystar Consulting, LLC
Truly you have created a building that is a magnificent marriage of
form and function. I know that I am proud to have been on the board
that chose your design. I send you and your team a heartfelt THANK YOU.
With deep gratitude,
- Joan Dukes,
Highlands Center for Natural History