Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
From its inception to its realization, light permeates every aspect of the Bloch Building, the new addition to the Nelson-Atkins Museum in Kansas City, Mo.
New Sales Reps Added
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Ranked among the 10 largest convention center ballrooms in the nation, Kansas City, Missouri's Bartle Hall Ballroom is, needless to say, enormous, encompassing a vast 46,450 square feet.
MHDC Approves Funding for ’08
KANSAS CITY, MO. — Preserving affordable units for public housing and in rural areas continued to be a focus for Missouri after funding for 34 rental projects for fiscal 2008 was approved.
TOPEKA—The Kansas Housing Resources Corp. (KHRC) has added two new categories to the "priority housing needs" list in its 2008 qualified allocation plan (QAP).
KANSAS CITY—The Missouri Housing Development Commission (MHDC) made some small changes to its 2008 qualified allocation plan.
Layering light in a residential setting often relies on the light fixture as a decorative object. But in the case of this converted two-story commercial building, a contemporary treatment was requested.
Sculpting with Light
Some projects simply include lighting in their design, others root light in their core. The Bloch Building, the new addition to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri, is one such project.
Rehabbing existing properties and building more rural and workforce housing have become prime concerns of developers in Texas and other South Central states.
KANSAS - Developer Ryan Hudspeth managed to get a property owner to donate six apartment complexes in six rural towns here to a fledgling nonprofit in Topeka, Neighborhood Renaissance Foundation.