Blogs by Erin Gehle

Sep 20, 2012
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SEEDocs: Bancroft School Revitalization

In February 2012, Dalmark Development Group, Make It Right and BNIM announced that the Bancroft School Development received a Social Economic Environmental… more

Sep 19, 2012
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The Power of Bolender

Around the firm, the Todd Bolender Center for Dance and Creativity has been affectionately dubbed "the little project that could." In many ways this name stuck because of… more

May 4, 2012
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Greensburg 5 Years Later

Five years ago, on the night of May 4, 2007, an EF5 tornado nearly two miles wide ravaged the town of Greensburg, Kansas, resulting in a tragic loss of… more

Nov 1, 2011
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Creating a Dance Energy

Making the Todd Bolender Center for Center for Dance & Creativity

“At a time when most cities are reducing investment in the arts, how refreshing it is to be in… more

Sep 21, 2011
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A New Kind of ROI: Using Social Media to Identify, Win and Execute City Pla

Social media has dramatically altered the news cycle and the way information is shared. This case study demonstrates how social media is redefining the way a local architecture firm… more

Sep 12, 2011
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Kauffman Center Start to Finish in 3 Minutes

Watching this time lapse video of the construction of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts gives a profound meaning to the work that so many put in to… more

Sep 8, 2011
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Behind the Scenes of the Kauffman Center

For more than a decade, BNIM has nurtured a heartfelt connection to the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The grassy hill seen from our offices has… more

Jul 25, 2011
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Picturing "Home-for-All"

In the aftermath of the massive earthquake in Japan in May 2011, many people were forced into temporary housing.

In response, architects Toyo Ito, Riken Yamamoto, Hiroshi Naito, Kengo Kuma… more

Jul 25, 2011
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Case Studies for Stormwater Best Practices

With finite supply and increasing global demand for fresh water, the management and reuse of stormwater has become one of the most critical environmental concerns in the building design… more

Jul 19, 2010
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40 is fabulous.

During these economic times, it’s especially gratifying to be able to celebrate milestones, projects awarded and individual and firm achievements.

Amidst our 40th year, we are recalling our many firsts:… more