• Bright Underbelly

    April 26, 2016
    During the first weekend of Spring, our city celebrated the opening of a mural project in an unusual place. The mural, known as Bright Underbelly, was completed on the underside of a section of freeway. For years,…
    Read More
  • Schooled

    March 24, 2016
    I was fortunate enough to spend the holiday with my sister and her family in Colorado this past Christmas. Since I had never been there before, I wanted to go see the sights! We went to all the usual suspects:…
    Read More
  • The Art of Technology Extending the Life of Art…Temporarily

    March 8, 2016
    What if we can take something precious that has expired and gives it a new yet altered life? Mortality is imminent, but I set out to extend something in time and virtual space – something for anyone to experience, but…
    Read More
  • A different look yields a different look: Introducing our new brand.

    March 1, 2016
      Al Dreyfuss and Len Blackford never relied on convention. They did things their own way. The firm was built on this premise and it continues to inform the direction of Dreyfuss + Blackford today. We constantly reinvent…
    Read More
  • Sac State’s AIRC is still on the Nice List

    January 19, 2016
    Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us. – Boris Pasternak Gus Fischer, AIA, LEED AP is a Partner with Dreyfuss + Blackford. His holiday “present” came a little early this year. Digging around in my attic looking…
    Read More
  • BIM Information – How Sweet It Is

    June 22, 2015
    “A party without cake is just a meeting”. ― Julia Child Chad Garcia is Dreyfuss + Blackford’s BIM Manager and he wants you to have your cake and eat it, too. For some, cake making can seem…
    Read More
  • MISSION CRITICAL: Sustainability

    May 12, 2015
    When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. ~ John Muir­­­­­­ Courtney McLeod Golden, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB, is…
    Read More
  • 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…
    Read More
  • 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…
    Read More
  • 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,…
    Read More