Blog - Education Architecture

Read the Curtis Miner Architecture blog to stay informed on the latest in design and construction trends, project development, industry insights and internal CMA office news. Written by our expert professionals.

Specialties of Utah Architectural Design for Autistic Children

At Curtis Miner Architecture (CMA), education architecture is not simply another building type in our portfolio – it is our passion. Although CMA has designed numerous schools and educational buildings over the years, we are especially proud to say that designing space specifically for the education of autistic children is a specialty. As is typical […]

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How Utah Architects Design for School Safety

Curtis Miner Architecture and ABC4Utah: Creating Safe, Secure Education Facilities for Children,Teachers and the Community In the wake of the deadly Florida school shooting, ABC4Utah’s Brian Carlson had a timely question: What are Utah schools doing to protect kids in class? On a recent Good Morning Utah broadcast, Brian spoke with our very own education […]

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CMA is Architecture Firm of the Year

We are STOKED to have received this beauty Saturday night – honored as Utah CCIM Chapter Architectural Firm of the Year! These Excellence awards honor “the best of the best” at the premier commercial real estate event of the year. Thanks Jay Taggart, our commercial architecture specialist, and to our commercial team, for all you do.

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Shining a Light on High-Performance Education Facilities

Well-placed windows and lights improve student comfort and accomplishment At Curtis Miner Architecture (CMA), we design with sustainability in mind, knowing that what we do today will have an impact on future generations. Designing high-performing and energy-efficient buildings not only improves our clients’ bottom line over the life cycle of their building, but also has […]

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UVU Autism Center Receives Awards

We are honored to be the recipient of two design awards for the Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism at UVU. The project won Best of 2017 Higher Education Architecture from Utah Construction & Design Magazine and an Honor Award for Higher Education Architecture from the AIA Utah (American Institute of Architects) Central Section. Thank you to our team members! UVU, SIRQ Construction, Spectrum […]

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Curtis Livingston Earns Architecture License

We are happy to announce the licensure of Curtis Livingston, AIA, Project Architect. Curtis has been a senior project manager, specializing in Educational Architecture, after joining CMA in 2016. He has over 22 years of experience in the industry with a focus on educational facilities, and has worked on several high school, middle school and […]

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Swing for the STARS

CMA’s Sponsorship Gives Utah County’s Literacy Education a Boost A core value of Utah architectural firm, Curtis Miner Architecture (CMA), is supporting community organizations throughout Utah County. This month marked the 10th year that K12 architectural specialist and Project Manager Curtis Livingston and BIM Specialist Kyle Mendoza participated in Swing for the STARS (Students and […]

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