When contacted by the Scholarship Foundation to consider a remake of its ScholarShop high-end retail space, we knew it was the perfect job for us: highly visible space, multiple constituencies, quick turnaround, a strict budget. Nothing like a challenge to bring out our best! The location across from the Galleria Mall certainly has retail competition, yet there's no place quite like it. The shop sells high-end brand name clothing and accessories at a steep discount, curated

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Remember this beaut? Kim Hayes' gorgeous 1965 Airstream Safari is coming back to SPACE this Friday for a Valentine's Day pop-up shop to help you find a special gift for that special someone. The Kabine (pronounced kah-been-uh) lived in our lot for a few months last spring while we outfitted her interior with new cabinetry to showcase Kim's curated collection of paper, textile and found objects. "Kabine" is a German word that means "cabin," and Kim

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We're thrilled to work with Urban Chestnut Brewing Co. on its new Urban Research Brewery (U.R.B.) in The Grove. When UCBC invested in its new brewing facility and Bier Hall, we were pretty excited. Not only would we have exceptional beer in the neighborhood, we knew it was a smart investment on their part. If you don't know, UCBC beer is insanely good. The brewery has grown quickly from its start just a couple years ago.

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When the City of St. Louis issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the old Shaw Theatre building at 39th Street and Shaw Avenue, we knew we wanted to be part of its redevelopment. The vision we have developed is of a dynamic space that contributes something new to the neighborhood, for the neighbors. It's flexible, it will evolve, with the neighborhood playing the lead role in its success and adaptation. The Shaw Public Market would feature two dozen

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Placing a major league sports stadium in an urban context has been a challenge for decades. American cities have latched onto the big projects as the silver bullet of urban revitalization. They've often fallen short on that promise. At one time, stadiums and arenas used to more or less fit on a city block (see Sportsmans Park, or Wrigley Field), but that's no longer true. Today's behemoths interrupt street grids, loom over neighboring buildings and

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At SPACE we focus on design day in and day out, working with visionary clients to produce spaces that are inspiring, sustainable, and economically successful. 2015 brought a lot of exciting work: Curtain Call at the Fox, Público, Mellow Mushroom, a major Ranken Jordan Bridge Hospital addition, Tazé, Scholar Shop, and much, much more. And now we have a new platform on which to share our story. We draw, we design, we also fabricate, build,

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WE PUT THE FUN IN FUNDRAISING. In honor of 2014 St. Louis Design Week, we got the boss to dress up in a chicken suit and throw eggs off a 25-foot lift in the parking lot for an old-fashioned egg drop to raise money for Adams Elementary School. Competition was fierce. Six teams from JEMA, Mackey-Mitchell, Falk-Harrison, HOK, Elasticity and VThree Studios took one hour to build egg capsules alongside a team of students from Adams Elementary. SPACE Cap’n Tom Niemeier donned a chicken suit to

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