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Wednesday, February 3 2016

Our #CityResolveDC

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS was recognized as a winner in ULI Washington’s #CityResolveDC competition! Through the #CityResolveDC campaign, ULI Washington asked Washingtonians to tweet their resolutions about how they can make the Washington, D.C. region more livable, prosperous and friendly. The campaign garnered an impressive response from the community and industry and we enjoyed following

Thursday, December 3 2015

Gingertown 2015

We dove into the holiday season last night at Gingertown DC, where we had a sweet time constructing the Go-Diva Scuba School, complete with a shark-infested rooftop training pool. Each December, local AEC firms gather to construct an entire town out of gingerbread (this year’s theme was Gingerbeach)! After the event, the lots are donated

Tuesday, November 24 2015

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS Hosts Wednesday’s Child

Our Community Commitment In October we met Xavier, a 15-year-old aspiring architect who is also in need of a permanent adoptive home. We were introduced to Xavier through NBC Washington’s Barbara Harrison and Wednesday’s Child, an organization that partners with local broadcast media to feature foster children waiting to be adopted. Xavier visited our studio

Friday, November 20 2015

Rob McClennan, AIA Inducted into Lambda Alpha International

Congratulations to our own Rob McClennan, AIA who was inducted into the George Washington Chapter of Lambda Alpha International (LAI)! Lambda Alpha International is an honorary, non-political professional society devoted to the advancement of land economics. Membership in Lambda Alpha is by invitation only and reserved for those who have built a compelling reputation of

Monday, June 15 2015

Bill Bonstra, FAIA, LEED AP Appointed to Jubilee Support Alliance Board

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Bill Bonstra, FAIA, LEED AP to the Jubilee Support Alliance Board of Directors. Founded in 1984 by a group of Washington, DC business leaders, the Jubilee Support Alliance (JSA) brings in-kind and financial resources to Jubilee Housing, an Adams Morgan based, affordable-housing nonprofit.

Monday, May 11 2015

Join us for a Construction Watch Tour of St. Albans Athletic Fields

  Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS is pleased to announce that the renovation of the St. Albans School athletic fields continues into its final stages. Extensive re-grading of the historic site accommodates cascading terraces for new tennis courts, multi-purpose and baseball playing fields. The renovation program includes the addition of eight accessory structures: tennis pavilion, baseball

Monday, April 27 2015

Breaking Ground at 3825 Georgia Avenue, NW

We celebrated the groundbreaking for 3825 Georgia Avenue, NW on Monday, April 27th with Mayor Muriel Bowser, Donatelli Development, Mosaic Urban Partners and McCullough Construction. The project will transform an existing vacant lot into a new 5-story multifamily development one block north of the Petworth Metro station. This transit-oriented, urban infill project will provide 32 units, 7

Tuesday, April 14 2015

reVISION :: Thinking Big, New Projects in Washington, DC

Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS invites you to attend the reVISION :: Thinking Big exhibit which opens April 15th at the District Architecture Center. Our partner, David Haresign, FAIA, has served as a leader on the exhibition committee for this important consideration of five upcoming DC development projects and their potential to repair urban disconnections. The exhibit

Monday, April 13 2015

Celebrating Spring at the Cherry Blossom Festival!

Did you catch us downtown at the Cherry Blossom Festival on Saturday? Bill Bonstra, FAIA represented Bonstra | Haresign ARCHITECTS and the Historical Society of Washington, DC while driving his 1964 Mercury Comet Convertible in the parade! Along for the ride is Disney Channel’s Jordan Fisher!