ColoradoBuildingWorkshop, the Department of Architecture’s design build certificate program, has served the broader community by partnering with non-profit organizations on a variety of innovative projects. The certificate centers on the practical application of architectural theory and promotes a blend of hands-on skills, creative design, and cutting edge materials to construct buildings for communities in need. You can learn more about ColoradoBuildingWorkshop on their website.

Recent Projects


Hozho House

Student Researchers:

Shawn Adams Erica Alfaro Patrick Beseda Gregory Behlen Anastasia Chmel Megan Garrett Lacy Graham Patricia Gut Amy Keil Anna Huey Catalina Pedraza Henry Rahn Foster Ramsey Scott Rank Joe Stevenson Dana Trill Iassen Vladimirov Megan Voiles Ronald Willison Kristin Zuro

Nakai Residence

Student Researchers:

James Anderson David Hevesi Zia Hooker Courtney Hughes Cameron Minor Milen Milev Michelle Pollock Josh Young

Lamar Urban Farming Classroom

Student Researchers:

Shawn Adams Brandon Bain Kristin Bevis Mike Blea Joe Coleman Amr Fayez John Gibbons James Hart Jeremy Jones Amy Keil Maeve Kinsey DJ Kornmeyer Breton Lujan Kendra Matrician Paul Mitchell Jack Tipton