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Hotchkiss Library – Spring Gala & Fundraiser

Hotchkiss Library – Spring Gala & Fundraiser

QA+M Architecture was recognized as one of the underwriters of the Spring Gala and Fundraiser to benefit the Hotchkiss Library at a cocktail reception in Sharon. Our restoration of and addition to the library was completed at the beginning of the year and received...

Berkowitz II Project Ceremony

Berkowitz II Project Ceremony

It was perfect weather for the groundbreaking of our “Berkowitz II” project, 28 new units of affordable housing in New Britain, CT designed for the Chrysalis Center, Inc. Attending the ceremony were Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz, CT Department of Housing...

New Office Lion Statue

New Office Lion Statue

Meet the newest addition to our firm, a nearly life-size lion statue! Located in the front lobby of our office, this bold, new presence adds some character to our cool space. Representing strength, courage and widsom, it's a visual reminder of just a few of the many...

Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week

"Believe in yourself, learn, and never stop wanting to build a better world." Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune -- THANK YOU to ALL the EDUCATORS out there making a difference in our world today & every day ~ WE APPRECIATE YOU!!      

2024 CREW CT Blue Ribbon Awards

2024 CREW CT Blue Ribbon Awards

Last week we participated in the 2024 CREW CT Blue Ribbon Awards ceremony, located at the exquisite Wadsworth Mansion Museum in Middletown, CT. Competing in several categories, our Puerto Vallarta restaurant renovation project in Stamford, CT was presented with the...

4 Fun Facts About Caroline Bogue

4 Fun Facts About Caroline Bogue

I love to stay active! I currently play co-ed soccer and have been exploring various types of yoga in my free time. Last year I joined the WWOOF program (Worldwide Organization of Organic Farming) to participate in a work exchange in Naalehu, Hawaii. This was an...

Red Thread: Kentucky Derby 150th Anniversary Party

Red Thread: Kentucky Derby 150th Anniversary Party

THANK YOU Red Thread for throwing such a fantastic Kentucky Derby 150th Anniversary Celebration! Several of our staff members indulged in the party's southern charm and atmosphere, where they had opportunities to participate in a variety of activities, ranging from...

2024 CBC Award: Bristol City Hall

2024 CBC Award: Bristol City Hall

We are proud to announce that our firm has won a CBC Project Team Award of Merit for the Bristol City Hall major renovation project Bristol, CT! Shout-out to all of our skilled & hardworking architectural and interior design team partnered with Studio Q...

Earth Day: Willow Street Park

Earth Day: Willow Street Park

It's Earth Day! I'm sure we can all agree that time spent in nature is well spent. As we celebrate this beautiful planet, we would like to highlight one of our past projects that has encouraged the public to spend more time outdoors. Environmental remediation and...

Interior Design: Barbour + Westland Street Development

Interior Design: Barbour + Westland Street Development

Let's take a look at the interior design vision for the Barbour + Westland Street Development project located in Hartford, CT. This mixed-used development includes 60 market rate and low-income housing with commercial space on the ground floor. Our in-house interior...

March Madness

March Madness

Who else is excited to watch some great college ball this weekend? As the Final Four games begin, we cheer on the UConn Women's and Men's Basketball teams. Thanks to Jack for his artistic abilities and for monitoring the progress of the March Madness Tournament...

Stanley Golf Course in New Britain

Stanley Golf Course in New Britain

We're looking forward to seeing our event pavilion design come to life at Stanley Golf Course in New Britain! Thinking about hitting some golf balls? Look no further, this golf course is open for the season. It features 27-holes and a driving range powered by...

2024 AIA CT Sock Hop Bowl

2024 AIA CT Sock Hop Bowl

Just Roll With It! Our 3 teams had some fun striking it BIG-TIME at Lakewood Lanes in Waterbury for the 2024 AIA CT Annual Sock Hop Bowl Invitational. QA+M represented with custom t-shirts thanks to Metro Team Sports, we tied with Antinozzi Associates for Best T-Shirt...

HushHybrid Phone Booth Pod

HushHybrid Phone Booth Pod

We're all about finding ways to stay productive and focused here at QA+M Architecture. Brand new to our office is a freestanding HushHybrid phone booth pod, on loan to us by Haworthinc to show off to our clients and visitors. A few benefits this unique pod offers...

4 FUN FACTS about Andrew Reagan, Assoc. AIA

4 FUN FACTS about Andrew Reagan, Assoc. AIA

At QA+M Architecture, our dedicated and talented team of design professionals often bring ideas to life by way of their own unique skills and personalities. This week, we’re taking the opportunity to highlight four fun facts about Andrew! I collect Milwaukee tools. I...

Throwback Thursday: Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Throwback Thursday: Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

Throwback Thursday from QA+M's Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art project, a historic restoration of the first public Art Museum in the United States. Smith Edwards McCoy Architects, who merged with QA+M Architecture back in 2017, kept the historic details alive while...

Acton Public Library Renovation Renders

Acton Public Library Renovation Renders

Our team has been busy developing a design for the upcoming Acton Public Library renovation. As seen in the renderings, the new design includes furniture and finishes upgrades to the interior of the building as well as replacing the front exterior of the building with...

5th Annual Gingerbread House Competition

5th Annual Gingerbread House Competition

QA+M Architecture had so much fun this year creating the “Up, Up, and Icing Away” house to benefit the AIA Connecticut 5th annual gingerbread competition supporting Make-A-Wish® Connecticut. Thank you, Richard Turlington Architects Inc, for coordinating this fantastic...

Renovated Manchester NH VA Medical Center

Renovated Manchester NH VA Medical Center

Completed in May 2023, QA+M Architecture designed an improved entry sequence for the Manchester NH VA Medical Center by enclosing the existing ramp, adding an elevator and covered connection to a new vehicle drop-off.  

4 FUN FACTS about Daniel Lopez, Assoc. AIA…..

4 FUN FACTS about Daniel Lopez, Assoc. AIA…..

At QA+M Architecture, our dedicated and talented team of design professionals often bring ideas to life by way of their own unique skills and personalities. This week, we’re taking the opportunity to highlight four fun facts about Daniel! I was born in Bogota,...

Bristol City Hall Renovation Progress

Bristol City Hall Renovation Progress

Additions and renovations at Bristol City Hall are wrapping up this month as city personnel is currently moving into their fabulous new facility. The original 1960’s building was gutted to the original cast-in-place structure and fully renovated inside and out...

Hispanic Heritage Month- Puerto Vallarta Restaurant

Hispanic Heritage Month- Puerto Vallarta Restaurant

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we're highlighting the vibrant renovation of the Puerto Vallarta restaurant in Stamford. This authentic Mexican restaurant seats approximately 200 people and features floor-to-ceiling hand painted mural walls, decorative lighting,...

2023 CONN NAHRO Golf Outing

2023 CONN NAHRO Golf Outing

Couldn’t have asked for better weather yesterday as two QA+M teams “hit-the-links” at the CONN NAHRO 25th Annual John J. Kelly Golf Outing supporting the event as a Platinum Sponsor. The annual tournament was established to raise funds to assist young adults from...

Philip R. Smith School Gains “Blue Ribbon” Status

Philip R. Smith School Gains “Blue Ribbon” Status

Congratulations to Philip R. Smith School, and the outstanding teachers, students and parents who made this honor possible! South Windsor’s newest elementary school, designed by MPN Architects who merged with QA+M Architecture back in 2021, has become a National Blue...

ON THE BOARDS: Proposed Community / Senior Center

ON THE BOARDS: Proposed Community / Senior Center

ON THE BOARDS: A conceptual design for a new Senior / Community Center. The proposed 30,000 SF community center features a full-size gym, roof deck patio, multiple gathering spaces, administrative, and health services nestled into a river valley hillside taking...

2023 QA+M Summer Fun

2023 QA+M Summer Fun

All work & no play at QA+M Architecture this Summer? NO WAY!! From an evening at a Hartford Yard Goats Baseball game, a beautiful day sailing and touring the new North Branford High School with CREW CT, to our annual company BBQ, we are so grateful to take time...

4 FUN FACTS about Hillary Kossou, Assoc. AIA…..

4 FUN FACTS about Hillary Kossou, Assoc. AIA…..

At QA+M Architecture, our dedicated and talented team of design professionals often bring ideas to life by way of their own unique skills and personalities. This week, we’re taking the opportunity to highlight four fun facts about Hillary! I was born in Cotonou,...

Bristol Arts and Innovation Magnet School Takes Home Fourth Award

Bristol Arts and Innovation Magnet School Takes Home Fourth Award

We are honored to be a recipient of the 2023 Elizabeth Mills Brown Historic Restoration Award from AIA CT & Preservation CT for the design of the Bristol Arts and Innovations Magnet School (BAIMS). The Elizabeth Mills Brown Award honors excellence in the...

QA+M Architecture is a full-service architectural firm that provides programming, planning and interior design for clients in commercial, community, education, healthcare, historical, housing, and recreational/athletic markets. Staffed by 34 dedicated professionals, including 14 licensed architects, QA+M has grown to be the 4th largest architectural firm in the Greater Hartford area.

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