We used to make our own valentines using construction paper, sequins, and too much glue. Each Valentine’s Day, we’d take them to school and drop them into shoeboxes covered with as much tinfoil as our mothers allowed. Back then, we didn’t believe in “too much glue.” We didn’t know the LEGOs we played with and the dollhouses we decorated would evolve into a career, either. We had yet to fall in love, and had no idea that, someday, Indianapolis would also have a place in our hearts. Continue reading “Head Over Heels: Why Indy Has Our Hearts”
As a business owner, you’re always looking for new ways to innovate and expand. Your goals for 2018 may even include increased productivity and higher employee retention. But what if your resolution is to breathe new life into your workspace? Here are a few key points to help you decide whether to relocate or renovate. Continue reading “Should You Stay or Should You Go? Relocating vs. Renovating”
For interior designers Ashley Fronterhouse Lee and Kathleen Lemaster, the Crossroads of America is the perfect place for innovative design. In an interview with Interiors + Sources, the design duo talked about holistic design and the importance of empathizing with clients.
Continue reading “Article: Heavy Hitters in the Heartland”
No matter how you look at it – professionally, personally, politically – 2017 was a milestone year. And since we’re only a few weeks into 2018, we’re still reflecting on the previous 12 months. Continue reading “New Year, New Technology, New Projects: What’s Coming Up in 2018”
The Cummins LiveWell Center recently made an appearance in The Wall Street Journal. The article, titled “Walk-in Doctor Visits at Work? Welcome to the Office Health Center,” talks about businesses that are bringing medical care to the workplace. Continue reading “Article: Walk-in Doctor Visits at Work? Welcome to the Office Health Center”
Successful buildings are never designed in a vacuum. That’s why we want your input! On Feb. 1, join us for a public meeting to discuss the new Brightwood Branch of the Indianapolis Public Library. Continue reading “Help Design the Brand-New Brightwood Branch Library”
Say “hello” to Geoff DeSmit, who joined Axis Architecture + Interiors in 2012 and is the firm’s most recent licensed architect. Geoff, a Ball State University graduate, received his license this past summer, after nine years of school, tests, and the Architectural Experience Program. Here’s what he said to say about the Architect Registration Examination (ARE) and the importance of licensure. Continue reading “6 Questions with Geoff DeSmit, Project Architect”
The Indianapolis Business Journal recently featured one of our latest projects — the former Greyhound bus terminal. The six-story building was constructed in 1965, and Axis is helping transform it into a modern commercial space.
Continue reading “Article: Former downtown bus station in transit to transformation”
We have several exciting projects coming up in 2018, including the new Brightwood Branch Library! This $5.9 million project is part of the Indianapolis Public Library strategic plan, which continues through 2022. The new branch will include access to public transportation, and will provide additional computer access, as well as new spaces for children and teens. Continue reading “Article: Indy Library Moves Forward on New Brightwood Branch Project”
Interior design is often misunderstood, underestimated, or dismissed as superficial. But design is more than pillows and paint chips – it prioritizes the human experience. It puts people at the center of each project, and focuses on creating spaces that feel as good as they look. But to create environments that feed the subconscious, there’s one thing we must do – empathize. Continue reading “Empathetic Design: Putting People First”