Strategic Insights

The Environment’s Impact on Healing the Mind

With a significant sector of the population affected by mental illness it is imperative that we understand how to design space to aid in the healing process.

Efficiency in the Industrial Setting

An experienced architecture or engineering professional can lead a manufacturer through a more intentional process, asking questions that can lead to a better use of capital.

Balancing Technology With Human Interaction

By blending digital experience with intuitive perspective from customers, retailers can employ technology in new ways to enhance the traditional shopping experience.

Sustaining Transportation…and Relationships

With shared goals and commitment to the community, the partnership between Progressive AE and The Rapid has been a natural fit.

Solomon Award Winner: Best Church Design-Expansion

It was truly an honor to celebrate this project with Appleton Alliance Church and also our partner, Boldt Construction.

RAPIDexpression – A competition entry for the reinvention of the Public Museum of Grand Rapids.

Inspired by the intricate mapping of social networks and the fabric of Grand Rapids communities.

ArtPrize 2010 – Pique

This immersive installation is intended to delight and surprise by promoting active participation and providing points to observe that curious exploration.

make [it] DETROIT – A competition to reinvent Detroit’s iconic Hudson’s department store site

Our proposal is artisanal at its heart, empowering the unique and encouraging the pirate in everyone.

Bryan Koehn receives 2013 LTU Distinguished Alumni of the Year

“Exhibits the highest level of consideration, care and passion for his clients, co-workers and community” and “his mastery of design is exemplary” were used to describe Bryan’s character by those who nominated him for the award.

ArtPrize 2009 – d.Ploi

We seek to investigate, develop, and build an engaging, joyful, and performative folly that welcomes people to laugh and play, sit and stay, listen and speak to each other.

The Well – A competition to revitalize the Detroit Riverfront

Once recognized as an industrial leader, The Well will catapult Detroit to the forefront of research in Fuel, Food, and water filtration.