The CHoRP: Fronted by Cornerstone Architects

When the Children's Hospital of Richmond Pavilion first opened its doors in March of 2016, approximately 6,400 SF of the first-floor facing Broad Street had yet to be filled.  VCU Health programmed the space for retail and gave us a call. First up was the new Gift Shop and Pharmacy.  This project's planning and [...]

Progress Report : The Hilsabeck Residence

The Hilsabeck family desired a home adaptable for both entertaining and raising a new family. They wanted an energy efficient structure without sacrificing function or aesthetics. We drew from our experience designing Earthcraft certified buildings with passive house principles in the Mid-Atlantic and modified that approach for the southern Texas climate. The house was [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:05+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Architecture|0 Comments

MSiC Summer Regional Governor’s School 2017

Cornerstone was very excited to welcome back the architecture students of Richmond’s MathScience Innovation Center Summer Regional Governor's School.  Thirty students were selected among many other gifted applicants across our region to participate.  The course is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in building or design.  Instructors Dawn Burriesci and Bryan Wallace teach basic information [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:06+00:00 July 14th, 2017|Architecture|0 Comments

Congratulations to Charlie and Erik!

Cornerstone Architects, PLC is proud to announce the addition of its two newest partners. With this growth in ownership, the firm prepares to move forward into a new generation of service for the Mid-Atlantic Region. Cornerstone Architects was founded in 1991 by the original partners, Richard T. Peterson Jr., AIA and Richard K Morse, AIA. [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:07+00:00 April 12th, 2017|Architecture, Creative, Design, Promotions|0 Comments

2016 Design-Build Merit Award

Congratulations to Royce Construction Services and to one of our very talented certified interior designers, Audra Powell! Cornerstone Architects received a Design-Build Merit Award from the Design-Build Institute of America (Mid-Atlantic Region) for our work on the Kenner Army Health Clinic, project titled "Building 8200 Renovation." The Administrative Building #8200 is located on the Fort [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:09+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Architecture, Design|0 Comments

RBHA REACH House Completed

The highly anticipated Richmond Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) REACH House is finally complete and operations are in full swing. This new, approximately 5,000 gross square feet regional Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU), is a six-bed, short-term respite/crisis stabilization program that will serve consumers with intellectual disabilities and a variety of regional staff to support their program [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:11+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Architecture|0 Comments

Groundbreaking for the new Sycamore Veterinary Hospital

Cornerstone Architects sends heartfelt congratulations to Taryn and Cabell Singleton who held a groundbreaking ceremony on July 19, 2016, to mark the beginning of construction for the new Sycamore Veterinary Hospital. The new 11,600 square foot facility is located just two lots over from the original hospital.  Audra Powell (one of Cornerstone's talented certified interior [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:13+00:00 August 29th, 2016|Architecture, Design, Veterinary|0 Comments

MSiC Summer Regional Governor’s School

Cornerstone was very excited to welcome back the architecture students of Richmond’s Math Science Innovation Center Summer Regional Governor's School.  Thirty students were selected among many other gifted applicants across our region to participate.  The course is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in building or design.  Instructors Dawn Burriesci and Wes Dunnavant teach [...]

By | 2016-06-29T17:16:38+00:00 June 29th, 2016|Architecture, Community, Creative, Design, Education, Planning|0 Comments

Creative Design on a Creative Budget

UMFS, a well-established, non-profit organization wanted to provide a new environment for their IT and Innovation Groups that offers various types of workspaces. Although the budget was limited, buzzwords like open plan, sit to stand, and huddle areas proved too popular for the client to resist incorporating into their administrative areas.  After a shift in departments, space [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:14+00:00 April 21st, 2016|Architecture, Creative, Design, Fixtures, Furnishings, Furniture|0 Comments

New Dining Space for HDH Physicians

To help combat the daily stress of busy schedules, HDH wanted to provide a space for their Forest Campus physician’s to nourish, recharge, and relax. The new Physician’s Dining, Serving, and Lounge areas accomplish this through its design and finishes. During the design phase, we worked closely with the hospital to create a Service Area [...]

By | 2018-01-30T11:03:15+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Architecture, Creative, Design, Furniture|0 Comments