Architecture is the bridge that connects people and place.
We believe an emphasis on quality design can transform a place and elevate the human experience.
"There is no reason that we can't use public school construction anywhere in this country to advance zero energy. Cost certainly is not the reason," explains VMDO's Wyck Knox. This video by the U.S. Department of Energy and National Renewable Energy Laboratory highlights how Discovery Elementary School, currently the largest veritified zero energy building in the world, saves over $100,000 per year in utility costs, which is enough to cover the salaries of two teachers while also serving as a beacon for the community.Read More
With a campus architecture that creates a magnetic destination and compelling home for first year students, VMDO won the design competition for the University of Miami’s Centennial Village.Read More
Led by VMDO’s Maria Bninski, the story of Clark’s classroom upgrades focuses on the transformation of the 4th grade spaces into model learning environments that support the specific needs of the Clark community and its vision of best practices in education. New photography and media included.Read More