Category Archives: Projects

LIFT INDY APPLICATION – FINALIST 2018

TURNING POINT MASTER PLAN

Description Under Construction

CONCORD BUILDING

At the center of the Midtown area is Maple Crossing and an 84-year-old building named The Concord. Situated at the northwest corner of 38th  and Illinois streets, the 10,000 square-foot building has been the talk of the neighborhood for years. In its past, The Concord […]

Bugs iN Motion

iMOCA POP UP Exhibit w/purpose imagined a temporary yet highly public outdoor installation that combines two of their offices favorite elements – light and motion. Our  studio wanted to celebrate the biodiversity of the waterway by designing a method to “illuminate” or draw attention to a […]

ASPIRE HOUSE

Aspire House, is an 1897 landmark five miles from downtown Indianapolis.  In danger of demolition; the building is being repurposed as a community space with a goal of moving this area from blight to revitalization. The population in the area is primarily African American and […]

FIRST DEVINGTON SENIOR HOUSING

For Indianapolis North-East residents – the label “turnaround” has been synonymous with the realities of education reform and transformation. Taken in context, its “reversal” ambitions suggest an immediacy or impact condition. In any case, “turnaround” has become an controversial word for big change, including a […]

The Ingredients

Several weeks ago w/purpose Founder Wil Marquez had an opportunity to travel to Tuskegee University in Alabama to speak to architecture students and faculty about w/purpose, its advocacy, and practice.  Needing time to focus and prep his talk, Marquez stopped in our Nation’s Capital – […]