December 2017 - Josh McCullar Architects LLC welcomes Katie Cortez, AIA to the practice as we begin a great 2018. We look forward to a strong year and building relationships with clients who seek a thoughtful and vision-driven architecture.
Visit the official press release here to learn more about Katie.
September 2017 - We are very excited to begin a commission to design a modern subterranean spa retreat on an equestrian farm in Hanover County, Va.
July 2017 - Progress at XIX Residence as the exterior 24" x 48" limestone panel cladding installation is now underway. The stone is from a quarry in Texas and has a honed smooth surface finish.
May 2017- Josh McCullar Architects is very pleased to have been selected to work with Epiphany Lutheran Church on developing a vision for its renovation and building expansion. The site occupies the prominent Western terminus of Richmond's Monument Avenue at its intersection with Horsepen Road in Henrico County.
Out of eight firms, three were shortlisted for interviews last Fall, and a final selection was made in January. A preliminary design concept was completed in May, and the full project process is expected to begin in the Fall of 2017.
VELUX USA recently showcased the Richmond Row House project for its innovative use of natural day-lighting and glass. Full Article here.
Richmond Home Fitting in While Standing Out, October 28 2015
Richmond Home Richmond Row House Video Tour, October 28 2015
Architects + Artisans Interview, November 2012
Architects + Artisans Interview about vaMODERN
HOUZZ Interview, February 2012
Awards and Honors
2016 International Interior Design Association Design Award (with SMBW)
Richmond Row House
2016 | Better Housing Coalition
Best New Construction in Richmond
Richmond Row House
2016 | AIA RICHMOND CHAPTER
Design Award Richmond Row House
2010 | AIA RICHMOND CHAPTER
Alice Lehmen Sunday Prize
2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010
2009 | N C STATE UNIVERSITY
College of Design Alumni Exhibit
50th Anniversary of the school,
invited to show recent work
2006 | AIA RICHMOND CHAPTER
Design Award Merit (with SMBW Architects)
River Gardens Condos
2006, 2004 | INVITED CRITIC
North Carolina State University
2002 | INVITED CRITIC
Carnegie Mellon University
2002 | UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
Faculty Award for Design
2000-2002 | UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
Graduate Teaching Assistant
2000, 1999 | NCSU
Faculty Award for Design,
Louis Sullivan Design Award