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I Look Up

HCM has submitted a short film to The American Institute of Architects “I Look Up” Film Challenge. Our film features the transformative impact of our City Arts Apartments and City Arts 2 apartments in the Station North neighborhood. Please view our entry and if you like it, vote for it! All you have to do is to find the video, “Catalyst” […]

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7 Questions To Ask When Considering a Campus Master Plan

In our times of lean budgets and limited resources, a campus master plan can be a good investment to make sure that every dollar spent is going towards the mission of your institution.  Starting a master plan takes careful planning.  As you consider starting the process there are seven questions which you should answer first:  […]

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HCM Launches Inaugural Day of Giving!

In celebration of the firm’s 40th anniversary, Hord Coplan Macht is launching a Day of Giving. On June 30, every HCM team member will be given the opportunity to donate, through their paychecks, to one of a number of local charities. In addition, HCM will also donate $40 (one dollar for every year of our operation) […]

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Introducing HCM Perspectives

Perspective is in the eye of the beholder Perspective. We all desire it. To have an informed and insightful view of our world and place in it. Yet in our work, perspective is also about design; it’s about giving depth and dimension to a space in order to communicate a realistic feel to the viewer. Perspective […]

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Putting Evidence-Based Design to the Test

There’s a lot of focus on innovation these days; from artificial intelligence and age reversal, to self-driving cars and Wi-Fi refrigerators, there are countless visions for what the future could look like. But with all that talk, the real question is: What separates great ideas from functional solutions? At Hord Coplan Macht, we believe one […]

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Get to Know HCM’s New Principal, Chan Byun

Hord Coplan Macht is starting 2017 off on a high note, bringing veteran education designer Chan Byun, AIA, LEED AP on as Principal and Senior Designer in the education studio. As a leader in HCM’s higher education practice with 27 years of proven experience and a deep passion for design, Byun is a valuable addition […]

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The Cool Box / Hilary Thomas, AIA, LEED AP BD+C

The Hord Coplan Macht Cool Box is a place to get to know some of the people and personalities who are delivering great ideas and leading work for our clients. In the Cool Box today: Hilary Thomas, Associate, Education Studio.   Did you have an “ah-ha” moment where you knew you wanted to be an […]

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Hord Coplan Macht 40th Anniversary

On December 15, 2017, Hord Coplan Macht will celebrate our 40th anniversary. We are starting the celebration now with use of a special symbol that signifies 40 years of practice. For the next 12 months, it will appear on our letterhead, on signs, ads, social media and other places.  It’s a reminder and a prompt […]

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