• Hop on the bus, Gus…or light rail now, as the case may be

    February 23, 2015
    Buy the ticket, take the ride.   ― Hunter S. Thompson Gus Fischer, AIA, LEED AP, is a Partner with Dreyfuss + Blackford and this…
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  • Time is On Our Side

    January 6, 2015
    Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us. ~ Hal Borland John Webre, AIA, is President of Dreyfuss & Blackford Architects. He’s been with…
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  • Once Upon a Time: Vignettes from Dreyfuss + Blackford

    January 6, 2015
    As we embark on this new year, employees share memorable moments from their design careers: “Not so long ago (2004), I ran blueprints at a firm located in an old, converted house. Yes,…
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  • Saving Animals…One Person at a Time.

    December 1, 2014
    “Some people talk to animals. Not many listen though. That’s the problem.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh Courtney McLeod Golden, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB, is a Partner with Dreyfuss…
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  • The Future of Healthcare

    October 21, 2014
    When St. Helena Hospital was established more than 100 years ago, it was on the cutting edge patient care. Now, it is again. Established in 1878 as the Rural Health Retreat,…
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  • Are You Experienced?

    October 7, 2014
    “We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us”. – Winston Churchill Kris Barkley, AIA, is the Design Director at Dreyfuss + Blackford and the current president of the American Institute of Architects Central Valley chapter.
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  • Part 3: Remembering Len

    October 2, 2014
    This is last of a three-part series of a behind-the-scenes look at the architect Leonard D. Blackford who passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014. Part 1 can be found here…
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  • Part 2: Remembering Len

    September 30, 2014
    This is the second of a three-part series of a behind-the-scenes look at the architect Leonard D. Blackford who passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014. Part 1 can be found…
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  • 2014 Experience Architecture Week

    September 28, 2014
    Just around the corner – this October, the American Institute of Architects Central Valley Chapter is having its third round of events, exhibits, films, talks, competitions and much more during the 2014 Experience Architecture Week! As usual, we will be…
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  • Part 1: Remembering Len

    September 26, 2014
    This is one of a three-part series of a behind-the-scenes look at the architect, Leonard D. Blackford, who passed away Wednesday, September 24, 2014. Our firm’s founder, Leonard Dam Blackford,…
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