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The Ultimate Hotel-Inspired Lobby at DC’s One Thomas Circle

One Thomas Circle’s hotel-inspired re-design raises the lobby to the prestige of its prime location as the gateway between Shaw and Downtown DC. The lobby’s hot spot, lounge vibe encourages occupants to use it as the launching pad before a night out and to hang out between meetings and social engagements. The design provides flexible […]

This is What PN Hoffman’s Wharf Headquarters Looks Like

PN Hoffman’s new world-class headquarters, located in their 3 million square-foot Wharf neighborhood, showcases their deep understanding and appreciation for the District, history of Southwest and its waterfront, and the responsibility associated with establishing Washington, DC as a true waterfront destination city. The multi-faceted lobby introduces the office’s design intent– reflect the area’s rich history, […]

Inside Cobalt’s New Arlington, VA Office

Cobalt’s new Arlington, VA office sparks more than good vibes when you walk into the naturally-inspired and industrially raw space. The office reflects the company’s high-tech methods of finding hidden value in data with a layered, nested design. Discovery abounds in Cobalt’s new office. Take a look inside … Wood wraps throughout Cobalt’s space and subtly […]

CWPS Office Attracts Millennial Workforce with Airstream Trailer

CWPS’ Northern Virginia office attracts the area’s millennial workforce to the ‘burbs with design details like a 31-foot 1978 Airstream trailer and a general store-inspired dining area. The Americana-with-an-edge office hits a comfortable balance for both the younger and more established workforce alike with generation bridging road trip metaphors and ample, adaptable flex space. CWPS‘ […]

How This Office Combines a Social Vibe with Sophisticated Design

The Burgess Group’s office combines a social vibe with sophisticated design to reflect their harmonious culture and high-level, digital healthcare work. Wingate Hughes Architects solves Burgess Group’s design needs by marrying a refined aesthetic that addresses sophisticated tech needs with warm mid-century finishes and future-forward shapes in an open concept solution. Take a tour of Burgess Group’s updated office …

Award-Winning Architect Firm Earns NAIOP Honor

Award-Winning architect firm Wingate Hughes earns a 2017 NAIOP DC|MD Award of Merit in the Best Interiors up 10,000 SF category for their 1110 Vermont NW Amenity Space Lounge design, located in Washington, DC . Working with Crown Properties, CBRE, and Martone Construction, Wingate Hughes’ design transforms the once unfinished, unused basement into a warm and inviting urban oasis.

Why This DC Architecture Firm is on Fire

Wingate Hughes Architects’ co-founding principal Gavin Hughes Daniels wins a DC Inno 50 on Fire design award for the third consecutive year, further establishing the DC architecture firm as the go-to choice for office design in the entrepreneurial, high-growth tech sector. DC Inno receives thousands of 50 on Fire nominees every year before selecting the final 50 on Fire list.

Inside DC’s One Eight Distilling

One Eight Distilling’s co-founders and former college roommates Sandy Wood, also CEO, and Alex Laufer, head distiller, wake up every day with a shared passion to be the DC distillery that produces the finest spirits from grain to glass in the district. The two’s journeys to making booze vary greatly — law and catering — but now they’re being recognized at national competitions. One Eight Distilling recently won gold this April at the 17th annual San Francisco World Spirits Competition.