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Arkos Design Welcomes Interior Designer

Arkos Design, a full-service architectural design firm in Mishawaka, Indiana, is pleased to announce the addition of Marie-Noelle Neidemire as an NCIDQ certified Interior Designer.  With over a decade of experience in Michiana and a member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), Neidemire brings a wealth of expertise to

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silva cells installation

Blog – Incredible Modular Suspended Pavements Installation

We’re halfway through World Landscape Architecture Month, and today we hear from Chris Eberhardt, a Landscape Architect who is passionate about sustainable urban design and green infrastructure. In this blog post, we will dive deeper into one of our projects that showcases our commitment to sustainable design. we hear from Chris

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Philip DeAngelis

Philip DeAngelis Named Principal and Shareholder

Arkos Design is proud to announce that Philip DeAngelis has been elevated to Principal and is now a shareholder of the firm. He has been a valuable member of the Arkos Design team for over 15 years as an Architect and Project Manager. In addition to his project responsibilities, he has

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Chip Coleman, Senior Project Architect

Arkos Design Welcomes Senior Project Architect

Arkos Design, a full-service architectural design firm in Mishawaka, Indiana, is pleased to announce the addition of William (Chip) Coleman, Jr. as Senior Project Architect. With over 40 years of experience in the architecture industry, Coleman brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the team at Arkos Design. Coleman began

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Q & A with Philip DeAngelis, LEED Accredited Professional

For today’s blog, we sat down with Philip DeAngelis, Architect and LEED Accredited Professional, to hear his thoughts on sustainability in design and get to know him better. Philip is involved in all phases of project development, from conceptual design to construction administration. As a project manager, he manages project schedules

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Blog – Q & A with Darla Aldred

We recently sat down with Darla Aldred, PLA, one of our Principals and a LEED Accredited Professional, to learn more both about her and her take on LEED. As a Firm Principal, Darla manages all landscape architectural aspects of Arkos Design’s projects. By integrating this discipline into each project, Darla ensures

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At Arkos Design, our projects create spaces where people can have a personal connection to the elements around them. These connections to functional spaces enrich the lives of those who interact within and around those spaces. April, World Landscape Architecture Month, allows us to look back on one of our recent

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Flexible Meeting Spaces for Libraries of All Sizes

Flexible Meeting Spaces – Libraries are communal places of information, where people have access to traditional books, e-books, and audiobooks, as well as computers and a wealth of information they often can’t find anywhere else. The 123,000-plus libraries in the United States are the center of community for millions, connecting people

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Universal Design – Equal Spaces and Places

Universal Design – the design of products and environments to be usable by all people, to the greatest extent possible, without the need for adaptation or specialized design. Design that goes a step beyond “barrier-free” design or “accessible design” from the past.   The Best Universal Design is Made in Forethought   If

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Our firm has been an integral part of projects such as the Ball Band Biergarten, Central Park Bandshell, Mary Gibbard Pavilion, and Ironworks Plaza Event Center. Read about other upcoming projects in Mishawaka here. Our architectural projects and renderings were featured in Mishawaka Mayor’s 2021 State of the City Address in March 2021. We

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Home Again – A nice story produced by the University of Notre Dame Office of Public Affairs and Communications about the newly-completed Corby Hall can be viewed here.

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Arkos Design is currently working with the University of Notre Dame to reconstruct the historic Corby Hall on campus. This article by the University recognizes the generous donors who make prestigious projects such as this possible. Read the article here.

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