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AIAOC Design Award | Crafton Center

September 15, 2016 - The American Institute of Architects, Orange County recently honored Crafton Center at Crafton Hills College designed by tBP/Architecture. Crafton Center has the distinction of receiving a Citation Award in the Commercial Category. This project is the centerpiece of 3 projects constructed concurrently to reinvigorate the sleepy “Emerald on the Hill” Crafton Hills College. This College Center is envisioned as the campus portal that supports student success by displaying...
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Dougherty Valley HS Expansion Complete

August 17, 2016 - Dougherty Valley High School celebrated the opening of the school’s Expansion/Addition Project with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The new building adds 12 classrooms, seven of which are science labs, including a classroom for the school’s green technology and alternative energy education program. DSC_0081DSC_0053Located in the rapidly developing San Ramon Valley, increased student population precipitated the need for additional...
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Crafton Center Opens

May 4, 2016 - Crafton Hills College celebrated the opening of Crafton Center, the new central student services hub of the campus, on February 5th. As Design Architect, tBP/Architecture designed the center as a humanistic visual landmark and new front door to the original 1950's heroic (Frank Lloyd Wright inspired) concrete brutalist architecture of Crafton Hills College. As seen from above, the building frames the central campus quad and responds...
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