Collaboration Next: From Hands-on to VR Holodeck

Local. Remote. Real. Virtual. Combining community engagement and cutting edge technology is creating new opportunities for close collaboration wherever it finds us. John and Melissa recently led a workshop...

November 23, 2016

Taking our Show on the Road

This Friday, October 21, DeForest Architects will lead a workshop at the 2016 Bend Design Conference. A two-day multidisciplinary event,

October 20, 2016

Open Studio! Thursday, October 27th

Get ready! Our annual Open Studio Party is next Thursday, October 27th  from 4 to 8pm.   We’re excited to

October 17, 2016

Artisanal Microlobby—HM Duke Design and Upholstery Studio

For the second installation featuring the work of local artists and craftspeople, we have collaborated with Andy Beers of Ore Studios to showcase HM Duke Design and Upholstery Studio...

September 15, 2016

Favorite Tools of the Trade—Part 1: Paper

We recently asked around our office, “what is your favorite design tool?” and we want to share the responses...

August 25, 2016

Bertschi School—Future Learning Pilot Project

Earlier this year, DeForest Architects was asked by the Bertschi School ‘Learning Spaces’ Committee to collaborate on the design for a new classroom prototype. The School has grown over time...

August 10, 2016

Gallery House featured on Houzz

We are proud to announce that the Gallery House has been featured in a Houzz ideabook: 10 Homes Where Art Takes Centre Stage...

July 28, 2016

Companies We Love—Meyer Wells

Many of you might know Meyer Wells for their beautiful modern furniture, but their story is as compelling as their work...

July 13, 2016

Getting the Most from Your Architect

So you're getting ready to work with an architect. Now what? Here are some tips for making the most of

June 22, 2016

Design in the Wild

We often find that the strongest inspiration comes from those things that are closest to our hearts. The crew at

June 6, 2016