Category Archives: Planning & Design

Catalogue Vs. Custom: 3 Things to remember about choosing ornamental plaster molding

Simply stated, ornamental plaster molding is used to manipulate light and shadow. It can create depth and give the eye something to follow. Over time, molding and ornament has developed its own language . Traditionally, classical ornament was created to … Continue reading

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Creating an American Renaissance: Theaters and LHAT

Theaters are the epicenter of culture for American cities and towns. From Hamlet to Star Trek; Stravinsky to Gershwin we flock to theaters to be entertained by plays, movies, music and dance. Theaters enrich us personally and they enrich our … Continue reading

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What Makes A Sacred Space?

These new murals & decoration designed and painted by EverGreene for St. Paul the Apostle in Westerville, OH portrays a representation of the Heavenly Crucifixion, the Holy City of Jerusalem, communion of new and old world saints, and the perfected garden. At EverGreene, we are … Continue reading

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Architecture and Business: A reblog from Arch Daily

Architecture and Business from ArchDaily on Vimeo. Check out this great video from one of our favorite blogs, Arch Daily. Jenn Kennedy, author of Success by Design and AD collaborator, asked an influential group of architects about their business directions. These testimonials by Dan Meis, Art Gensler, Lauren … Continue reading

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Painting Decoration in the Illinois State Capitol

We’re restoring the interior of the West Wing of the Illinois State Capitol. We did a variety of exposure windows on the corridor ceiling and discovered a range of decorative painting. We then made tracings of the decorative paint, and … Continue reading

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Production Design for the San Jose Opera’s Set for Idomeneo

EverGreene was commissioned to assist in the production design for the set for the San Jose Opera’s production of Mozart’s Idomeneo, which opened last week. The set, conceived by set designer Steven C. Kemp, was inspired by wall paintings excavated … Continue reading

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New Murals for Prince of Peace Church in Kearney, NE

EverGreene’s mural studio in New York is painting several murals commissioned by the new Prince of Peace Church in Kearney, NE. The mural, painted in the Beuronese style, is 22 feet high, and will serve as the reredos framing the tabernacle. Tiger … Continue reading

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