Say “hello” to Ryan Meyer, a University of Cincinnati alum and die-hard Browns fan. As a LEED-accredited architect, Ryan is always conscious of integrating the structure of a building with its energy infrastructure. Here’s what he had to say about working on parks projects, and why — if he were going on an architecture tour — Sydney is the first place he’d go. Continue reading “5 Questions with Ryan Meyer, Architectural Associate”
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Meet Weston Snyder, a graduate of the Savannah College of Art and Design and former Axis intern. Weston always keeps the client experience at the front of his mind, and he enjoys working on challenging, intricately detailed projects. Here’s what he said to say about his design style, where he goes to find inspiration, and why it’s important to remember that “failure is not fatal.” Continue reading “5 Questions with Weston Snyder, Architectural Associate”
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”
Meet Stephen Andoh, a project manager and native of Ghana, West Africa. He joined Axis in 2010, and often explores how sociocultural factors influence the built environment. Stephen is also in the process of building a house – one that is 6,000 miles away. Here’s what he had to say about Ghanian architecture and sustainable design practices. Continue reading “5 Questions with Stephen Andoh, Project Manager”
Meet Kurt Green, one of our newest architectural associates. Kurt interned for us this past summer, after graduating from Ball State University. Outside of the office, this Near Eastside native is probably exploring Indy’s food scene, or hanging out with friends and family.
Meet Ashley Thornberry, Associate AIA and graduate architect at Axis Architecture + Interiors. Ashley has been with Axis since May 2015 and grew up in nearby Carmel, Ind. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Ball State University. Ashley loves working at Axis because it reminds her of being back in the studio at school, when you can collaborate at any moment, and everyone is given a voice on a project.
Meet Rob Gordon, project architect at Axis Architecture + Interiors. Rob has been with Axis since October and grew up in nearby Cicero, Ind. He earned an undergraduate degree at Ball State University and a graduate degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Outside of work, Rob enjoys spending time with his family, reading, and (of course) sketching.
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Meet Susan Troski, Associate AIA and graduate architect at Axis Architecture + Interiors. Susan graduated from Ohio State University’s Master’s in Architecture program. Outside of Axis, Susan enjoys volunteering at the Young Architects Forum and the Indianapolis Art Center’s summer architecture camp.
Meet Ashley Lee, associate principal and interior designer at Axis Architecture + Interiors. She grew up on Indy’s west side, in Brownsburg, and graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Arts in interior design. As the mother of a 3-year old, an 8-month old, a cat, and a Huskie, Ashley stays busy. Over the last 10 years at Axis, Ashley has designed the interior spaces of MOBI, Taxman Brewery, the Cummins LiveWell Center, and countless others. She enjoys Axis because everyone’s voice is equally heard.
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Meet Eric Anderson, an AIA LEED AP and associate principal at Axis Architecture + Interiors, not to mention a 10-year member of the Axis team. Eric grew up in Morton, Ill., and graduated from Ball State University with a bachelor’s degree in architecture and in environmental science. Outside of Axis, Eric can be found restoring old motorcycles or using his skills as a photographer for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and INDYCAR.
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