Integrated Sustainable Design

Informed Design: Performing Arts Center of the Future

May 5, 2017 |

Q&A: Meet the Leader of LPA Dallas

April 28, 2017 |

LEED at 100: 10 Sustainable Design Secrets

April 14, 2017 |

Educational Design Taking Lessons From Tech Firms

April 7, 2017 |

Informed Design: A Dynamic Approach to Athletic Facilities Design

March 24, 2017 |

Introducing LPAred: Research. Education. Design.

March 17, 2017 |

A Testament to Urban Revitalization in Downtown Sacramento

March 3, 2017 |

The Transformation of Outpatient Healthcare Design

February 10, 2017 |

Informed Design: Shaping a Campus Life and Learning

February 3, 2017 |

How Pantone’s Greenery Inspires Sustainable Design

January 13, 2017 |

Outdoor Educational Environments Provide a Campus Experience

January 6, 2017 |

Looking Back: Top 5 Moments in 2016 at LPA

December 16, 2016 |

How Corporate Design Keeps Educational Design Relevant

December 2, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Furniture Selection with Jill Kramer

November 18, 2016 |

The Power of Office Amenities in the Workplace

October 20, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Electrical Engineering with Jim Montross

October 12, 2016 |

The Value of Social Spaces in Higher Education Environments

October 6, 2016 |

Four Wins at the AIA Orange County Design Awards

September 29, 2016 |

The Connection Between Education and Workplace Environments

September 16, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Mechanical Engineering with Doug Seamark

September 9, 2016 |

Six Tips for Mentoring Architecture Students

August 26, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Facilities Master Planning with Jim Kisel

August 18, 2016 |

Zero Net Energy and Efficient Buildings

August 5, 2016 |

Design Envy: Our Top Five Integrated Design Inspirations

July 29, 2016 |

A New Solution for Parking Structures

July 22, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Interior Design with Winston Bao

July 8, 2016 |

How Tactical Urbanism Benefits Communities

July 1, 2016 |

Standing Out with Repositioning and Adaptive Reuse

June 24, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Civil Engineering with Kathereen Shinkai

June 9, 2016 |

What’s the Future of Educational Design?

June 3, 2016 |

A New Idea in Information Technology

May 27, 2016 |

Line to Color: A Weekend of Architectural Sketching

May 20, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Lighting Design with Rebecca Ceballos

May 6, 2016 |

Two Projects Take the Win at NIRSA 2016

April 29, 2016 |

How Integrated Design Streamlines the Decision-Making Process

April 22, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Signage and Graphics with Rick D’Amato

April 8, 2016 |

Seeing Drought as Opportunity in Educational Spaces

March 31, 2016 |

Educational Design: Where We Learn Matters

March 25, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Landscape Architecture with Rich Bienvenu

March 10, 2016 |

Moving Up: Three New Associates Share Their Expertise

March 4, 2016 |

Understanding STEM Education Environments

February 18, 2016 |

Inside the Integrated Design Process

February 11, 2016 |

Service Spotlight: Structural Engineering with Bryan Seamer

February 4, 2016 |

Mobile Learning for 21st Century Schools

January 22, 2016 |

A Reimagined Sustainable Courtyard Space

January 7, 2016 |

A Year of Celebration

December 18, 2015 |

Guidelines to a Successful Makerspace in Educational Environments

December 10, 2015 |

LPA Principal Spotlight: Jim Wirick

December 3, 2015 |

Top Trends Shaping Student-Centered Design

November 20, 2015 |

5 Design Strategies for Long-Term Care Facilities

November 12, 2015 |

Principal Spotlight: Dave Gilmore

November 5, 2015 |

How Active Design is Reshaping Higher Education Campuses

October 23, 2015 |

Two Projects with One Sustainable Design Vision

October 16, 2015 |

Principal Spotlight: Karen Thomas

October 8, 2015 |

The Structure of a Student Center Uncovered

October 2, 2015 |

The Road to Integrated Design

September 17, 2015 |

Principal Spotlight: Lowell Tacker

September 10, 2015 |

Design for Coding Studios: How Innovative is That?

September 3, 2015 |

Shaping the Future with AIAOC Student Design Competition

August 27, 2015 |

Principal Spotlight: Don Pender

August 20, 2015 |

Taking the Sustainability Spotlight in the Solar Decathlon

August 13, 2015 |

Principal Spotlight: Steve Flanagan

July 30, 2015 |

It's All in the Details: Corporate Interior Design Round-Up

July 23, 2015 |

The Long and Winding Road to Becoming an Architect

July 9, 2015 |

Principal Spotlight: Mark Oppelt

July 2, 2015 |

The Possibilities for Drought-Tolerant K-12 School Landscape Design

June 25, 2015 |

The Talent Revolution and Demand for Creative Workspaces

June 19, 2015 |

LPA University: Cultivating Trust in Healing Environments

June 5, 2015 |

Principal Spotlight: Glenn Carels

May 29, 2015 |

3 Steps for Sustainable Landscape Architecture

May 21, 2015 |

Educational Design for the Next Generation of Innovators

May 7, 2015 |

LPA Principal Spotlight: Erik Ring

April 30, 2015 |

What Does a Landscape Architect Do?

April 16, 2015 |

5 Things to Consider When Renovating Performing Arts Centers

April 9, 2015 |

LPA Principal Spotlight: Wendy Rogers

April 2, 2015 |

LPA University: The Benefits of Designing for Acoustics

March 20, 2015 |

Taking Environmental Leadership to the Next Level

March 13, 2015 |

Two K-12 School Designs Take Away Awards

March 5, 2015 |

LPA Principal Spotlight: Kevin Sullivan

February 19, 2015 |

Out with the Old, In with the New

February 12, 2015 |

LPA University: A Case Study in Seismic Retrofitting

February 5, 2015 |

LPA Principal Spotlight: Mickey Conrad

January 29, 2015 |

Celebrating 50 Years: LPA by the Decades

January 15, 2015 |

A Bold Step for Mass Transit and Sustainable Design

January 8, 2015 |

A Look Back: 2014 Standout Moments

December 18, 2014 |

Exploring Passions: Insights from an Intern at LPA

December 11, 2014 |

A Redesigned Corporate Headquarters for San Antonio News Station

December 4, 2014 |

1 Columbia Place: 6 Solutions to Reposition Underperforming Buildings

November 21, 2014 |

LPA Inc. Honored with 100th AIAOC Design Award

November 14, 2014 |

Copenhagen: A Case Study in Sustainable Urban Design

October 31, 2014 |

What K-12 and Collegiate Athletic Facilities Can Learn from the Pros

October 24, 2014 |

Paris: A Study in the Value of Public Green Spaces

September 26, 2014 |

Healthcare Design: Five Steps to Stand Out in a Competitive Market

September 12, 2014 |

A New Vision for West Hollywood Park

August 26, 2014 |

LPA Healthcare: Integrated Design for Health Care Facilities

August 12, 2014 |

Beyond Wayfinding: Environmental Graphics in Learning Spaces

July 31, 2014 |

Seismic Retrofit: New Lives for Old Buildings

July 10, 2014 |

LPA Expands Integrated Sustainable Design Work to Texas

June 26, 2014 |

Six Strategies for a Successful Building Repositioning

June 13, 2014 |

Student Design Competitions: Where We Learn from Student Architects

May 29, 2014 |

How to Make the New California Building Code Work for You

May 13, 2014 |

From the Practical to the Poetic: Understanding Integrated Design

April 30, 2014 |

The Business of Branding for Commercial Interiors

April 15, 2014 |

Five Trends in K-12 School Design Everyone Should Consider

March 31, 2014 |

Engineering Healthy Schools with Platinum Results

March 13, 2014 |

K-12 Schools Designer Receives FAIA Designation

February 27, 2014 |

Designing for Career Technical Education Programs

February 7, 2014 |

Erik Ring joins the USGBC's LEED Fellow Class

January 17, 2014 |

Architecture and Design Highlights 2013

December 31, 2013 |

12 Tips for Bringing Sustainability Home this Season

December 12, 2013 |

Integrated Design: It Doesn’t Stop When Construction Starts

November 25, 2013 |

Doing More with Less: A Timeless Idea for Integrated Design

November 15, 2013 |

Savings By Design: McBride High School's Progressive Story

October 31, 2013 |

Solar Decathlon Introducing fluxHome™: Giving back with ZERO+

October 11, 2013 |

fluxHome™ at the Solar Decathlon: Those are Some Big LEGOs

October 3, 2013 |

5 Tips for Planting Smart with Sustainable Landscapes

September 20, 2013 |

Corporate Branding Strategy: Secrets to Success

September 6, 2013 |

The Solar Decathlon: From Architecture Fiction to Architecture Fact

August 28, 2013 |

An Engineers Dilemma: Low Impact Design and High Impact Storms

August 20, 2013 |

Glenn Carels’ FAIA Induction Focuses on Fellowship

August 13, 2013 |

100 LEED Projects: Where Do We Stand with Sustainability?

July 30, 2013 |

A City's Progression in Sustainability Inspires Documentary

July 25, 2013 |

McBride High School: The Culmination of a Most Collaborative Journey

July 17, 2013 |

Integrated Design: The Power of “Doing More with Less” Pt. 2

June 27, 2013 |

Integrated Design: The Power of “Doing More with Less” Pt. 1

June 21, 2013 |

Immersive Branding for Commercial Interior Design

June 13, 2013 |

A Green and Towering Example of Integrated Design

May 21, 2013 |

Park Place: Emerging Trends in Workplace Design

May 3, 2013 |

LEDs: Lighting the Road to a Greener Future

April 18, 2013 |

Urban Education: The story behind e3 Civic High, Part 2

April 2, 2013 |

Urban Education: The story behind e3 Civic High, Part 1

March 27, 2013 |

LPA architect's Eichler home celebrated by O.C. community

March 22, 2013 |

Meet Orange County’s Newest Fellow of Architecture

February 26, 2013 |

Thematic High Schools: 10 Design Tips to Consider

February 5, 2013 |

Stunning University Architecture Inspires Short Film

January 22, 2013 |

Sustainable School Design Enhances 21st Century Learning

January 16, 2013 |

Journal Features Malibu Library in Best of 2012 Architecture

December 28, 2012 |

Architecture and Design Highlights 2012

December 18, 2012 |

Perks of an Architecture Intern: The Learning Curve

December 6, 2012 |

The Value of Building Reuse

November 26, 2012 |

Sustainable Planning and Design in K-12 Schools: Part 5

November 13, 2012 |

The Scoop on Architecture Internships

November 5, 2012 |

Orange County’s Best Architecture and Art Walk Entries

October 25, 2012 |

Landscape Architecture Spotlight: Parklets, small spots of green lots

October 11, 2012 |

Green Apple Day of Service: Something for everyone in Orange County

October 4, 2012 |

LPA Makes Grand Debut on the Architect 50 List

September 26, 2012 |

Davis Magnet School Greenovation: Exponential Education

September 12, 2012 |

Why Athletic Business Magazine “Likes” Our Architecture

September 7, 2012 |

Integrating the Practice of Waste Recovery

August 29, 2012 |

Historic Architecture: Preserving History While Addressing Realities

August 14, 2012 |

Commercial Office Design Trends Offer Corporate Flexibility

July 27, 2012 |

Mining for Golden Architecture Firms

July 18, 2012 |

K-12 Schools Spotlight: How to Save Money with Green Modernizations

July 2, 2012 |

Civic Center Architecture: A Case Study in Revitalization

June 21, 2012 |

Sustainable Planning and Design in K-12 Schools: Part 4

June 13, 2012 |

Brilliant Simplicity: Fresh Inspiration for Architecture and Design

June 8, 2012 |

Sustainable Design Principle #10: Step Up

May 31, 2012 |

Design Secrets Behind Campus Recreation Centers

May 17, 2012 |

Malibu Library Design Gets A-list Acclaim

May 1, 2012 |

Classroom Design Ideas: Creative K-12 Setups

April 25, 2012 |

Earth Week 2012: What are we celebrating?

April 18, 2012 |

Oh the Fun Zone Possibilities: Interns Design their take on ExplorOcean

April 5, 2012 |

High School Design for At-risk and Foster Teens

March 28, 2012 |

Research Based Design for K-12 Schools

March 23, 2012 |

Sustainable Design Principle #9: Prove It

March 14, 2012 |

Enhancing Architecture: The Beauty is in the Details

March 7, 2012 |

Educational Environments that Address 21st Century Learners

February 28, 2012 |

San Diego Architecture Firm Thrives in East Village

February 21, 2012 |

Higher Education Architecture: Living Rec Centers Part 2

February 15, 2012 |

Sustainable Planning and Design in K-12 Schools: Part 3

February 7, 2012 |

Sustainable Architecture Intern Shares All

January 31, 2012 |

Curriculum and California K-12 Schools: Part 2

January 20, 2012 |

Sustainable Design: 1980s Style

January 18, 2012 |

Nine Sustainable Lifestyle Tips for 2012

January 6, 2012 |

Architecture Highlights of 2011

December 29, 2011 |

Sustainable Design Principle #8: Create Value

December 16, 2011 |

K-12 School Design Spotlight: Master Planning for Change

December 6, 2011 |

Can Career Tech Education Facilities Really Turn Communities Around?

November 30, 2011 |

Furniture Tips for College and University Facilities: Part Two

November 21, 2011 |

Furniture Tips for College and University Facilities: Part One

November 10, 2011 |

Architecture and Cocktail Napkins, a Sketcher's Dream

November 3, 2011 |

Orange County Architects Honor Open Space

October 28, 2011 |

Celebrating Stand Out Architecture in Orange County

October 21, 2011 |

Higher Education Architecture: Living Rec Centers Part 1

October 13, 2011 |

Library Design Secrets: Part 3

October 4, 2011 |

Inspired Leadership Inspires Sustainable Design

September 22, 2011 |

Sustainable Planning and Design in K-12 Schools: Part 2

September 7, 2011 |

The Benefits of a Sustainability-Minded, Integrated Team

August 26, 2011 |

Smart Meters for Smart Energy Use: Tips to take Home

August 17, 2011 |

Sustainable Design Spotlight: Bringing Green In

August 9, 2011 |

Sustainable by Design: LPA Sustainable Office and Energy Showcase

July 31, 2011 |

Sustainable Design Principle #7: Enrich Lives

June 29, 2011 |

Architecture for Cities: From Concepts to Realities

June 17, 2011 |

Sustainable Planning and Design in K-12 Schools: Part 1

June 8, 2011 |

Architectural Design and Sustainability: A Perfect Partnership

May 27, 2011 |

Civic Architecture Sizzles in the High Desert

May 19, 2011 |

Efficiency Is Sustainability

April 28, 2011 |

Earth Day 2011: Sustainable Design News from San Diego

April 22, 2011 |

Sustainable Design Principle #6: Build Smart

April 12, 2011 |

Rethinking K-12 School Design

March 23, 2011 |

Green Architecture for the Greenest Day of the Year

March 17, 2011 |

PV Arrays for Patty’s Day

March 17, 2011 |

Healing Design: Therapeutic Landscapes in Orange County

March 8, 2011 |

The Oscars of California School Architecture

February 23, 2011 |

HOW TO: Thrive at an Architecture Firm

February 9, 2011 |

Sustainable Design Principle #5: Zoom In

January 31, 2011 |

Sustainable Design Models Integrity to Students

January 18, 2011 |

New Year's Resolutions for Work Life Balance

January 10, 2011 |

Top 2010 Architecture Highlights

December 29, 2010 |

Architecture Students Explore Healing Healthcare Design

December 20, 2010 |

K-12 Schools Forecast: Designing for Digital Natives

December 14, 2010 |

Making Infrastructure Green to Save Green

December 8, 2010 |

Designing a Dream [Green] School

November 30, 2010 |

Limitations Make Design Better: Insights from an Intern

November 11, 2010 |

So What Makes an Architecture Firm Hot?

November 4, 2010 |

Energy Efficient Design Pays Off

November 2, 2010 |

Benefits of Community Based Master Planning: Part 2

October 26, 2010 |

Lessons from Chicago: Urban Diversity Promotes Vitality

October 21, 2010 |

Why Choose An Architecture Internship?

October 13, 2010 |

AIA Orange County Honors Exceptional Higher Education Design

October 8, 2010 |

Benefits of Community Based Master Planning: Part 1

September 28, 2010 |

Curriculum and California K-12 Schools: Part 1

September 23, 2010 |

Lessons from Chicago: A Walkable City Is a Lively City

September 21, 2010 |

The People Choose Sustainable Design

August 31, 2010 |

Lessons from Chicago: How Public Transportation Drives Urban Density

August 26, 2010 |

Green Higher Education Environments Work Harder and Smarter

August 18, 2010 |

The Re-Birth of the Santa Fe Springs Library

August 9, 2010 |

Architect Spotlight: Carrick Boshart

August 2, 2010 |

Library Design Secrets: Part 2

July 20, 2010 |

Lessons from Chicago: A City Keen on the Value of Public Greens

July 13, 2010 |

Aspiring Architects Yield a Passionate Advantage

July 8, 2010 |

Lessons from Chicago: The Rewards of Green Foresight

July 1, 2010 |

Architect Spotlight: Rick Musto

June 28, 2010 |

LPA Joins UC Berkeley Center for the Built Environment

June 24, 2010 |

Two O.C. Campuses Showcase Durable Design

May 26, 2010 |

Architect Spotlight: Brandon de Arakal

May 18, 2010 |

Library Design Secrets: Part 1

May 10, 2010 |

Learning about Learners from Architecture Students

May 5, 2010 |

Sustainable Design Principle #4: Zoom Out

April 29, 2010 |

Architect Spotlight: David Duff

April 27, 2010 |

Take Your Green Home: Tips for a Sustainable Lifestyle

April 22, 2010 |

Learner Responsive Environments Increase Opportunities

April 19, 2010 |

Interior Design Spotlight: Patrick McClintock

April 15, 2010 |

Joint-Use Facilities: A Great Way to Integrate the Community

April 12, 2010 |

Architect Spotlight: Steve Newsom

April 8, 2010 |

Are you ready for the CALGreen Code?

April 6, 2010 |

Green Universities Balance Priorities

March 31, 2010 |

Interior Design Spotlight: Chris Lentz

March 29, 2010 |

A Green Leader is Hard to Find: Green Building Strategies from NASA

March 25, 2010 |

Sustainable Design Principle #3: Challenge Convention

March 16, 2010 |

Energy Efficient Buildings Make Dollars and Sense

March 8, 2010 |

Revising the Learning Environment

March 1, 2010 |

Sneak Peek [real] building ...

February 22, 2010 |

Dreaming Up a Greener Future

February 15, 2010 |

Ambient Climate and Building Energy Use: Of Mice & Elephants

February 8, 2010 |

Building a Brand for Public Education and K-12 Schools

January 28, 2010 |

Three for Three: Cities and Stimulus Money

January 22, 2010 |

BIM Equals Integration: Part 2

January 14, 2010 |

BIM Equals Integration: Part 1

January 13, 2010 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Don Pender

January 5, 2010 |

2009 Architecture Highlights

December 29, 2009 |

3 Things You Must Know About the California Green Building Code

December 23, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Wendy Rogers

December 15, 2009 |

A Light Touch Enhances Sustainable Design

December 11, 2009 |

Water is the New Oil: Part 2

December 8, 2009 |

Perspectives on Sustainable Design

December 2, 2009 |

How Light Rail Contributes to Integrated Sustainability

November 30, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Joe Yee

November 24, 2009 |

Recapping GreenBuild 2009

November 18, 2009 |

Lights, Camera, Architecture

November 12, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Jon Mills

November 10, 2009 |

Water is the New Oil: Part 1

November 5, 2009 |

5 Architecture and Design Books for Fall

November 3, 2009 |

Green Modernization Part 2: Upgrade Your Future

October 28, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Charles Pruitt

October 27, 2009 |

Green Modernization Part 1: How a Messy Path Can Lead to Clean Green

October 22, 2009 |

Displacement Ventilation: Quietly saving energy at JPL

October 19, 2009 |

Conversations in Collaborative Sustainable Design

October 13, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Jim Kisel

October 13, 2009 |

Lego Architect Series: A Kid-Architect’s Dream Come True

October 6, 2009 |

Informed Design: Buildings about Their Place

September 30, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Steven Kendrick

September 29, 2009 |

National Sustainability Blog Does Green School Primer Giveaway

September 23, 2009 |

A Proposal for Naturetecture

September 21, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Chris Torrey

September 15, 2009 |

LPA's Wendy Rogers on CNN Headline News

September 14, 2009 |

Sustainable Design Lessons From Gaudi

September 10, 2009 |

LPA Principal of the Week: Karen Thomas

September 3, 2009 |

How Sustainability Might Vanquish Sprawl

August 27, 2009 |

Planning for Sustainable Schools

August 18, 2009 |

Sustainable Design Principle #2: Do Less

August 14, 2009 |

Learning from Seattle Part II: Green Roofs

August 12, 2009 |

Brea Sports Park Drives the Point Home

August 5, 2009 |

LPA's Erik Ring on ABC7 Eyewitness News

July 30, 2009 |

Trombe wall …a [real] simple Passive Heating Solution

July 29, 2009 |

Challenges of Building Energy Metrics

July 27, 2009 |

Embodied Energy: How Green Products Fare

July 23, 2009 |

The LPA Green School Primer, Why Now?

July 22, 2009 |

When Sustainability is No Longer a Proper Noun

July 21, 2009 |

LPA is a LEED AP 'Giant'

July 17, 2009 |

How to make energy audits work for your building

July 16, 2009 |

LPA Eichler Homes of Southern California

July 14, 2009 |

LPA Ranks #11 in the National Green Firms List

July 10, 2009 |

Custom Order: CTE Schools and a Change in Education

July 9, 2009 |

Sustainable Design Principle #1: Inter + Act

July 7, 2009 |

LPA's Green Schools from A to Z

July 2, 2009 |

5 Reasons to Use FSC Certified Products

June 30, 2009 |

Sustainable Lifestyle Tips – Composting 101

June 25, 2009 |

Green Schools Advocacy alive and well in Orange County

June 23, 2009 |

Lessons From Nature: Putting Water Use in Perspective

June 19, 2009 |

How to choose the right green architect

June 17, 2009 |

The LPA Summer Reading List

June 15, 2009 |

Sustainability – Keeping it Real [Green]

June 11, 2009 |

CASH Promotes Energy Efficient Schools

June 10, 2009 |

Revelations From Nature: Shade and the Value of Integrated Landscape

June 5, 2009 |

Approvals and Entitlements 101 at LPA Inc.

June 3, 2009 |

Wal-Mart: Making Its Suppliers Go Green

June 1, 2009 |

Learning from Seattle: A Lesson in Sustainable Design Part 1

May 28, 2009 |

A Case Study in Optimized Solar Orientation

May 27, 2009 |

Why We Do Sustainability: Revelations From Nature

May 26, 2009 |

Green Schools Legislation Approved by the House

May 22, 2009 |

Water Efficiency: When Less Water Beats Waterless

May 20, 2009 |

LPA University, Five Reasons to Show

May 18, 2009 |

Green Architecture Tweeps

May 14, 2009 |

Green Design Tips for New and Existing Public Libraries

May 13, 2009 |

Green Schools = Healthy Schools

May 12, 2009 |

Why REVIT Works

May 8, 2009 |

Integrated Sustainable Design: A Fanboy's Perspective

May 6, 2009 |

A [class]room for K-12 Schools

May 4, 2009 |

Design Dreams Shape Construction

May 1, 2009 |

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