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Dialogue + Design featured on Virginia Home Grown

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 »

Living off the land: A Free Union garden yields produce all year long

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 »

About Us

Dialogue and Design is a firm based in Charlottesville, Virginia, focusing on helping citizens, localities, and organizations envision and realize a more sustainable future through collaboration, architecture, environmental design and community planning.

With our partner organizations, the San Luis Sustainability Group and the Institute for Environmental Negotiation, we offer a diverse array of expertise to meet our clients’ needs today while helping them acquire the tools for a more sustainable tomorrow. We look forward to hearing how we can help your group or organization. Contact us here.

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