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 Architects-Earth Day 2019

Positive vibes for Earth Day 2019

At a time when it is too easy to feel discouraged about the state of planet, we want to send out a positive vibe. Keep making those small, every day choices to help the earth. Succeed at taking the next bigger step, whatever that is. And most importantly, never give up.
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.
An Impulse to Connect

Video: An Impulse to Connect

If you missed David's presentation at the Colorado Regional Cohousing Conference on April 21, you can see it here. "An Impulse to Connect" is the theme, including references to Hafiz, Saarinen, a drive-in theater, and yes, burning bodies.
Cohousing Feature

Cohousing: Designing for Connection

As a speaker at the upcoming Colorado Regional Cohousing Conference (April 20-22), David was asked to spark discussion and invite participation in a blog post. His contribution...An Impulse to Connect.
Boulder Housing

Video: Diverse and Vital Boulder Housing

What an honor to be the headline speaker for the Goose Creek Community Land Trust fundraising event on June 21, 2017. Enjoy this compilation video and learn about this exciting housing opportunity.
Eagle Rock School

Eagle Rock School: A Critical Look in the Rear View Mirror

It's a rare of opportunity for an architect to be invited back to review a completed project 28 years after it was conceived and built. In this case we are talking about the Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center in Estes Park, Colorado.

Time Lapse Mural Painting

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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.

Preparing for Disaster: Wildfires

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As spring is upon us, we can’t help but stretch toward the warmth and relax into the longer days and their promise of summer. However, in Colorado we also overhear tense conversations about how great the massive highcountry snows are, but will they help mitigate fire danger or will the snowmelt just raise already swollen watertables?
Gas Station

Open Trails for Twin Buttes Ecovillage

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by Maggie Flickinger In late March, the Barrett Studio master-planned…