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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.

Meet Samuel Zenteno

Meet Samuel Zenteno, our newest Draftsman. With a background in visual arts, he is known for his creativity. Samuel hails from Miami, but he feels right at home on the Wasatch Front. He loves being outdoors, especially snowmobiling, mountain biking, and hiking.

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The Rise of Sophisticated Designs

The following article was published in Senior Living Executive Issue 6 2018, The Design Issue. https://content.yudu.com/web/406u7/0A40767/SLENov.Dec2018/html/index.html?page=6&origin=reader&_ga=2.207486163.1778633460.1548785705-2011674563.1546895837 The Rise of Sophisticated Designs Introducing the 2018 Senior Living by Design Award Winners Creekside Senior Living Bountiful, Utah Provider: Stellar Senior Living Architect: Curtis Miner Architecture Interior Design: Direct Supply Creekside Senior Living has that “wow factor.” The entry […]

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Specialist Spotlight: Mike Anderson, AIA, NCARB

Meet our Housing Architecture Specialist Mike Anderson, newly promoted to Associate Architect, has long been involved with housing. In fact, he helped build homes for a building contractor before entering the architecture industry. “When I went to architecture school, we designed a single-family residence for a Navajo family in the Four Corners area,” Mike relates. […]

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Stepping Up: Showcase Stairs II

More Show-Stopping Stairway Design in Utah Architecture You may not have noticed from our first article on stairs, but we think stairways are fabulous. And not just because they are utilized day in and day out by most building inhabitants— from dramatic to exquisite, stairs can easily add to and even create the ambiance of […]

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Rockpoint Apartments Could Turn Bluffdale into Lux-dale

Luxury Multi-Family Housing for Salt Lake County Residents We’re nearly 20 years into the 21st century. In this day and age, who wants cookie-cutter apartments in their town? Not Bluffdale, Utah. Lowe Property Group, 8 Bay Advisors, and DAI saw a niche to fill in the small community just outside of Silicon Slopes: luxury apartments […]

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Three Recent Promotions

Congratulations to three members of our CMA team on their recent promotions: Merrill Roberts is now BIM Specialist, Kyle Mendoza has been promoted to Project Manager, and Mike Anderson has been promoted to Associate Architect. We’re proud of the talent and teamwork that the gentlemen show every day.

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Specialist Spotlight: Dallas Nelson, AIA, NCARB

Meet our Public Architecture Specialist Project Architect Dallas Nelson has been working on public sector projects for nearly ten years now. To look at his design history, it’s clear that Public Architecture projects vary greatly in both size and function.  Currently he’s designing both a 2,000 pentagon shaped Baseball Scorers Building for the Art Dye […]

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Happy 5 Years to Lynn Davies

A very happy five year workaversary to Lynn Davies! We’re thrilled to have such a fantastic project manager (and recipe connoisseur) on our team.

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On the Boards: Food & Care Housing Project

Providing Housing for the Homeless in Utah County Homelessness is not limited to downtown Salt Lake City. Utah County has seen an increase in homelessness, and here at Curtis Miner Architecture (CMA), we are looking for low-income multi-family housing solutions. We were hired by the Food & Care Coalition, one of the most proactive homeless […]

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A “Light” Remodel with Intermountain Healthcare in Provo

When it comes to remodeling the Intermountain Healthcare East Bay—West Office building in Provo, the “light” in this project refers to well-lit spaces rather than the ease of the project. The objective for Jonathan Johnson and the CMA healthcare team was straightforward: designing natural light throughout the office space. Doing so in the confines of […]

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