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We are architects with an unwavering commitment to designing environments that shape the way people live, learn, work, and play, and at their best, uplift the human spirit. Our firm is dedicated to helping institutions and communities envision pivotal projects that translate into meaningful buildings of lasting value. In particular, we recognize the impact that thoughtful and imaginative design can have on education.

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Design-Thinking with Students as Experts

Design-Thinking with Students as Experts

Discovery Elementary School's Seat Design Challenge invited 83 fifth graders to re-imagine the design of a space in their school—ultimately inspiring new curriculum around design-thinking.

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The Importance of Strong Communities

The Importance of Strong Communities

We often think that communities just happen—build it and they will come. But that isn’t enough. Strong communities require us to make the time to stop, listen deeply, and connect meaningfully.

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VMDO Principals Reflect on Firm Innovation

VMDO Principals Reflect on Firm Innovation

In an interview with Abode Magazine, VMDO principals Joe Atkins, Joe Celentano, and Wyck Knox discuss VMDO's “three studios, one firm” structure and share what’s currently on the boards.

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