Author: Brian Cauthen

Apartment Complex is now open and accepting residents. In partnership with Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing (APAH), this development includes 229 units, all affordable to low-income residents in addition to a roof terrace, various community spaces, playground and 3-level structured parking garage. The 330,000 SF...

The video “Life at MedImmune” features many of the Gaithersburg Campus spaces redefined by KGD Architecture to increase overall employee happiness and optimize daily productivity at this global headquarters, including the building lobby, concierge, and AskIT area; the main building atrium; bocce ball court; NetZero...

A “distinctive curved glass building” is how Tysons Reporter recently described One Tysons East, the final piece of a plan in development since 2015. Read the entire article about this “unique visual feature at a prominent location" from the link below. Click here for more information....

Principal Manoj Dalaya AIA of KGD will serve as a panelist at the Washington Alexandria Architecture Center (WAAC) on January 24th. The Professional Panel, organized by AIA Northern Virginia’s Schools Connection Committee, will serve as a connection between aspiring architects and those with various experience...

It is with great excitement that we announce the opening of the newly-renovated Alexander House (AHouse) to the public. AHouse is the first of a multi-phase housing development located in Silver Spring, MD. The first stage of the renovation included major updates to the lobby,...

Aileen Horn AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Director of Hospitality at KGD Architecture, will present “Elevating Equity in Development” at Greenbuild, taking place this year in Chicago, November 14-16. Through a case study and a personal project, her session raises awareness of social equity and the...

On November 9 at the Visions for Architecture gala, Manoj Dalaya AIA was recognized by The American Institute of Architects Virginia with the Award for Distinguished Achievement. Architects were evaluated for the contributions to design, practice, educations, service as a “citizen architect,” and service to...

Manoj Dalaya AIA and Shane Trexler of KGD will present “Salutogenesis: Incorporating the Human Condition” at AIA Virginia, Architecture Exchange East in Richmond, VA. The co-panelists examined the holistic approaches intended to enhance the health and well-being of building occupants and presented examples and case...

Manoj Dalaya AIA of KGD presented “Building the City of Tomorrow: Emerging Trends in Planning and Building Design” at the 8th Annual Low Carbon Earth Summit in Qingdao, China. His presentation discussed the emerging trends in energy conservation and sustainable approaches to urban development and...