Dialogue + Design Associated led the facilitation, design and coordination of a community-driven design effort in Crozet, Virginia in 2015 for the transformation of a twenty-acre downtown former industrial site, the Barnes Lumber site, into an accessible, successful and vibrant center for downtown Crozet through public meetings, committee meetings, design coordination, and additional strategic planning.… Read More »
This July, Christine and Reed were featured in an exciting edition Virginia Home Grown. There they discuss the basics of permaculture and sustainable living. Take a tour of their home and see how they’ve incorporated permaculture gardening, straw bale construction, passive solar housing, and bee keeping into their property. Then join Christine in the studio… Read More »
The gardens around the home of Ryan Williamson and Laurel Woodworth are a bit different than your average backyard setup—food can be found almost any month of the year. Greens are grown in mini-greenhouses, called low-tunnels, in the wintertime; fruit trees, shrubs, and vines are abundant in the landscape; bees pollinate many of the crops.… Read More »
Dialogue + DesignAssociates is a multi-disciplinary, public-interest design firm based in Charlottesville, Virginia, focusing on helping citizens, localities, and organizations build a stronger future through collaboration, architecture, environmental design and community planning.