Drawing on Life

Drawing on Life 1: The Die Was Cast

As a 15-year-old kid in Pittsburgh, I was fortunate enough to intern in a four-person architecture firm on the north side of the city.
Launching Studio Arts Boulder

Launching Studio Arts Boulder

This is something I know I want to leave behind for our children and grandchildren.
Barrett Studio Architects-Boulder Lifestyle

Frozen Tomatoes and a Boulder Lifestyle

Boulder Lifestyle magazine features how Michael and Nancy Linsley's home satisfies their passions and commitment to sustainable living.
Studio Arts Boulder

It’s a Wrap: Studio Arts Boulder fundraising video

In a gesture of support for our non-profit client Studio Arts Boulder in its fundraising efforts, David spontaneously offered for us to film and produce a video for them.
Barrett Studio-Studio Arts

Radio Show: Studio Arts is Building Up

KGNU Radio interviews Studio Arts Boulder staff and David Barrett on art in the Boulder community and the planned expansion for Studio Arts Boulder.
Roaming Rainbows

Roaming Rainbows

Glass awards in our upper windows create the most amazing rainbows! From pale and sultry to rich and vibrant, they travel across surfaces, surprising us with their beauty. A few of our favorite sightings...

Time Lapse Mural Painting

Rye Quartz wandered into our office last summer and made his offer: we buy the paint, and he paints our big, blank, boring cinder block wall facing the alley. One look at his website assured us this was an excellent opportunity to partner with a talented young artist. Rye drew inspiration for his mural painting from our architecture portfolio, then he got to work.

Moody Chicago: Photos from AIA Convention

Last month during the AIA Convention in Chicago, the Windy City showed off another face. Thanks to global weirding, a particularly hard winter left ice far off the lakeshore, pushing cool winds and fog over the waterfront.

Living with Art

Hot off the presses: our Bluebell Home was just featured on the cover of the June / July issue of Colorado Homes & Lifestyles. For this home, our Principal of Building Technology, Sam Nishek, worked closely with David Barrett’s design direction to overcome the site’s restrictions, including building height & bulk plane, and tricky soils & drainage.
Drawing Dead

Is Drawing Dead?

by Maggie Flickinger Going on now and running through Saturday,…