Rusk State Hospital Under Construction

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Construction crews are busy at work on a nearly $200 million project to build a modern 227,000 square-foot patient complex at Rusk State Hospital. architecture+ is providing programming, architectural design, interior design, and FF&E design as a subconsultant to HKS. More information about the project can be found this video and news release.  The project… Read more »

Pitts Presents Mental Health Design Webinars

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architecture+ Principal Francis Murdock Pitts, FAIA, FACHA, recently presented two webinars on the design of mental health facilities. On October 1st, he presented “Design for the Care of the Mentally Ill in a Variable Climate” for the Design in Mental Health Network. He addressed how variable and extreme climates influence the design of space, including… Read more »

Jacobs Joins architecture+

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architecture+, a design and service oriented architecture and planning firm in Troy, New York, has announced that Brett Jacobs has joined the firm as an Architectural Designer. Brett, of Green Island, New York, holds a Master of Architecture from Clemson University’s Architecture and Health Program and a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from the… Read more »

Royal Columbian Hospital Facility Opens

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architecture+ is pleased to announce the opening of the Mental Health and Substance Use Wellness Centre on the Royal Columbian Hospital campus in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. We served as Mental Health Advisor as to Stantec and provided on-call design collaboration, review, and advisory services. The state-of-the-art 75-bed center also offers outpatient services and includes… Read more »

13 Years as a Best Place to Work!

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We are pleased to announce that we have been named a Best Place to Work by the Business Review. This is the thirteenth year we have been honored with this award.

Pitts to Present CHD Webinar

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architecture+ principal, Francis Murdock Pitts, FAIA, FACHA, will be presenting a webinar next week for The Center for Health Design. The presentation, Recent Mental Health Projects: The Newest Lessons Learned, will offer new lessons learned and insights arising out of 20 mental health projects currently in design, under construction, or recently occupied encompassing over 5,000… Read more »

Pitts Presents at International Healthcare Pandemic Webinar

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architecture+ principal, Francis Murdock Pitts, recently presented at the Design in Mental Health Network’s international webinar on healthcare design and the pandemic. As one of four experts in healthcare design, Francis discussed how the pandemic is influencing the field in the United States. The webinar can be viewed here.

architecture+ in the June/July 2020 issue of Healthcare Design

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The June/July 2020 issue of Healthcare Design focuses on mental health. architecture+ principal, Francis Murdock Pitts was interviewed for two feature articles. Into the Light reviews the current state of design for mental health facilities and Difference Maker discusses the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Behavioral Health Pavilion. architecture+ worked with the prime architect, NBBJ, on the… Read more »

Doane appointed to board

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architecture+, a design and service oriented architecture and planning firm in Troy, New York, is pleased to announce that Angela M. Doane, NCIDQ, IIDA, of Loudonville, New York, has been appointed to a two-year term on the board of the Sage College of Albany Alumni Association beginning in July 2020. In this role, she will… Read more »

architecture+ named Top Workplace for 2020!

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We are pleased to announce that we have once again been named as one of the Times Union’s Top Workplaces in the Capital Region. We were further honored with third place in our business size category.