03 MAY 2019 : AWARDS

Gould Evans Recently Recognized by Kansas City Business Journal as a 2019 Champion of Business

We're pleased to share that we were recently recognized as one of the Kansas City Business Journal's 2019 Champions of Business. Congratulations to all of this year's honorees! See the full list here.

Photo by: Kansas City Business Journal

26 APRIL 2019 : AWARDS

Gould Evans + Canary Studio Receive Three 2019 PRIDE Awards

Gould Evans + Canary Studio recently received three interior design awards at IIDA Southwest Chapter's 2019 PRIDE Awards program!

  • Young Mind Center: Award of Merit in the K-12 category (photographed above)
  • Salt River Pima Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) Justice Center: Award of Excellence in the Government category
  • 30 Otis Street: Award of Merit in the "On the Boards" category

19 APRIL 2019 : EVENTS

Lawrence Free State High School Renovation Progress

Check out the wood grille ceiling in Lawrence Free State High School, which is currently under renovation. Photos by Chloe Huxol with McCownGordon Construction!

18 APRIL 2019 : EVENTS

ACE Mentor Banquet in New Orleans

Gould Evans Jenny Renn Key & Lexi Tengco were ACE mentors this year to students from Ursuline Academy, who presented their final design projects to family, peers & industry leaders at the ACE Mentor Program Banquet in New Orleans.

More info on the experience to come!

17 APRIL 2019 : EVENTS

Gould Evans Associate Principal Emily Harrold Speaks on KC Design Week Panel

Gould Evans Associate Principal Emily Harrold recently spoke on a panel that tried to address issues facing women designers during this year’s Kansas City Design Week. Emily was joined by four other talented women who have risen to the top – Cady Beansmith with Barkley, Erika Moody with Helix Architecture + Design, Megan Stephens with Willoughby Design, and Julie Vinh with Hallmark.

See photos of the event, taken by Jeff Evrard, here:

16 APRIL 2019 : AWARDS

Associated Design Group Receives ‘Small Business of the Year’ Award from NOAA

Congratulations to Larry Blanchette and Associated Design Group, Inc. for the recent ‘Small Business of the Year’ award from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), a nationwide honor for outstanding achievement on fiscal year 2018 contracting performance within a 5 year IDIQ contract. We’re proud to be a part of the team that addressed projects nationwide, including:

  • NOAA High Performance Computing & Communications Multiple Facility Architectural/MEP Evaluations (Orlando, FL; Reston, VA; Princeton, NJ; Boulder, CO; Fairmont, WV; Oak Ridge, TN)
  • NOAA Daniel K. Inouye Regional Center Uptime Institute Tier 3 Compliance Evaluations (Honolulu, HI)
  • NOAA Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory Program of Requirements (Princeton, NJ)
  • NOAA National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science (NCCOS) Program of Requirements (Charleston, SC)
15 APRIL 2019 : EVENTS

Senator Scott Wiener Discusses More HOMES Act of 2019 (SB 50) at Gould Evans San Francisco Studio

Thank you Senator Scott Wiener for coming to our San Francisco Studio to discuss your bill, the More HOMES Act of 2019 (SB 50). This bill is aimed to encourage California to build more, higher-density housing next to quality transit, attempting to help address the state’s affordability and displacement crisis.

We’re delighted to have been able to host this event together with the San Francisco Housing Action Coalition and provide our community an intimate space to discuss their thoughts about the bill. To learn more, visit:

12 APRIL 2019 : EVENTS

American River College STEM Building Project Concrete Pour

Gould Evans Courtney Howard and Arthi Suthaharan were on site today during the first pour of the lower floor slab at our American River College STEM Building project.


Center for Missouri Studies taking shape in downtown Columbia – Columbia Daily Tribune 

Take a look at the construction progress on the State Historical Society of Missouri's Center for Missouri Studies in downtown Columbia.

10 APRIL 2019 : EVENTS

Incremental Development Alliance KC Meetup at Charlie Hoopers on April 29th

Don't miss the Incremental Development Alliance KC Meetup at Charlie Hoopers on Monday, April 29th at 6PM! This month, Kevin Klinkenberg will be facilitating a discussion about “House Hacking” as a strategic investment.

Kevin recently moved back to Kansas City after spending four years in Savannah, Georgia as the Executive Director of the Savannah Development and Renewal Authority. More info here: