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Birdseye’s Terrapin featured in “The Cedar Book XVI”

Birdseye’s Terrapin featured in “The Cedar Book XVI”

Birdseye is honored to have Terrapin featured in The Cedar Book XVI , a celebration of western red cedar in architectural design published by the Wester Red Cedar Lumber Association. The digital version of the book is available here.

Birdseye And Annex Project Recognized by Architizer

Birdseye And Annex Project Recognized by Architizer

Birdseye is honored to have Annex selected as a Popular Choice Winner in the Architizer A+ Awards in the Cultural > Gallery & Exhibition Spaces category. We thank everyone who voted for Annex to help us win this award, and congratulate the other incredible architects who were selected for an A+ Award. As a result of this award, Birdseye has been selected ...

Birdseye Projects Featured in New Book “Timber Homes”

Birdseye Projects Featured in New Book “Timber Homes”

Birdseye is honored to have two of our projects, Lathhouse and Deckhouse, published in Timber Homes: Taking Wood to New Levels, written by Chris van Uffelen and published by Braun. The book features many beautiful homes that showcase the beauty and functionality of wood. The book is available for purchase at Bookshop.org and other ...

Birdseye Included in New Book “Building With Wood”

Birdseye Included in New Book “Building With Wood”

Birdseye is honored to have Lathhouse included in Building With Wood: The New Timber Architecture, written by Agata Toromanoff and published by Prestel Publishing. The book celebrates architecture that uses this traditional construction material in innovative ways. The book is available for purchase at Bookshop.org and other retailers.  

New Birdseye Monograph Released By Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers

New Birdseye Monograph Released By Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers

We are honored to announce the release of our new book, Field House / Birdseye, by Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers as part of their Masterpiece Series, which includes monographs of the work of renowned architects Estudio Ramos, Alberto Campo Baeza, Faulkner Architects, and more. The book captures the Field House project through design sketches, architectural ...

Birdseye Selected As A Special Mention in the Architizer A+ Awards for the Best Small Firm

Birdseye Selected As A Special Mention in the Architizer A+ Awards for the Best Small Firm

Birdseye is incredibly honored to be selected as a Special Mention in the Architizer A+ Awards for the Best Small Firm (1-10 employees) Congratulations to jury winner Chiangmai Life Architects and our fellow honorees: The Design Institute of Landscape & Architecture China Academy of Art Co. LTD, Atelier tao+c, Kariouk Architects, Austin Maynard Architects, ...

Birdseye Included in Masterpiece Monograph Series by Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers

Birdseye Included in Masterpiece Monograph Series by Oscar Riera Ojeda Publishers

We are honored to announce the release of our monograph: Bank Barn / Birdseye. ⁠⁠ ⁠The 200 page coffee table book reflects the art, craft and culture of Birdseye in every aspect of our architecture & building company. The Masterpiece Series book captures the project showcasing design sketches, architectural renderings, construction drawings, scale models, ...

Interview with Birdseye Architect Brian Mac Featured on Arch Daily

Interview with Birdseye Architect Brian Mac Featured on Arch Daily

We are proud to share this recent Arch Daily Interview featuring Birdseye Principal Architect, Brian Mac FAIA, with architectural journalist Vladimir Belogolovsky.  

Birdseye Receives Vermont’s Greenest Building Awards for Hand Hewn

Birdseye Receives Vermont’s Greenest Building Awards for Hand Hewn

The Vermont Green Building Network has awarded Birdseye a Going Green Award, as well as a Net Zero Award for Hand Hewn, an adaptive reuse of historic structures into a modern, fossil fuel free, net zero home.  Vermont’s Greenest Building Awards recognize exemplary residential and commercial buildings that excel in green building strategies  and meet the highest ...

Birdseye Receives 2021 AIA Peconic Honor Award for Lathhouse

Birdseye Receives 2021 AIA Peconic Honor Award for Lathhouse

AIA Peconic, the East End chapter of the American Institute of Architects, has awarded Birdseye the prestigious Daniel J. Rowan Memorial Honor Award for Lathhouse. The annual design conference was hosted virtually this year on January 9th, 2021. The jury for the 2021 Design Awards included: David Businelli AIA, Owner/CEO of Studio 16 Architecture, ...

Birdseye Receives 2020 AIAVT Merit Awards for Lathhouse and Field House

Birdseye Receives 2020 AIAVT Merit Awards for Lathhouse and Field House

AIA Vermont, the state council of the American Institute of Architects, has awarded Birdseye two design awards in the category of "Merit" for the projects, Lathhouse and Field House. The annual design conference was hosted virtually this year on December 10th, 2020. The jury for the 2020 Design Awards was hosted by AIA Canada. Jurors included: Pauline Thimm, ...

Birdseye Featured in “150 Best New Cottage and Cabin Ideas” Book

Birdseye Featured in “150 Best New Cottage and Cabin Ideas” Book

We are proud to have Woodshed featured in this wonderful publication amongst other incredible projects. Woodshed Photography by: Jim Westphalen

Birdseye Featured in “The Cedar Book XIII” Book

Birdseye Featured in “The Cedar Book XIII” Book

Principal architect, Brian J. Mac, FAIA, was honored to write the introduction to THE CEDAR BOOK XIII.  The book is an annual portfolio of architectural projects throughout the world that celebrate the creative use of western red cedar.  Birdseye’s ADK Camp is featured amongst projects designed by renowned architects, Hacker, MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects,  ...

Birdseye Featured in “WWA Architecture – 30 of the most relevant world architects” Book

Birdseye Featured in “WWA Architecture – 30 of the most relevant world architects” Book

We are proud to have Board+Batten, as well as Lift House, featured in this wonderful publication amongst other incredible projects. Board+Batten Photography by: Jim Westphalen Lift House Photography by: Erica Allen

BIRDSEYE AWARDED AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS VERMONT DESIGN AWARDS

BIRDSEYE AWARDED AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS VERMONT DESIGN AWARDS

The American Institute of Architects Vermont Chapter (AIAVT) honored Richmond-based Birdseye with two design awards at their annual meeting held on December 4th at the University of Vermont Alumni House in Burlington. “We’re truly honored to be recognized for both of these projects.” said Brian Mac, principal architect at Birdseye. Vista House, a mountaintop ...

The New York Times features Lana and Marc Reuss and Bank Barn

The New York Times features Lana and Marc Reuss and Bank Barn

Lana and Marc Reuss and their Woodstock home "Bank Barn", designed and built by Birdseye, were recently featured in the New York Times.   In his column "On Location" , design writer Tim McKeough describes the Reuss's journey building their forever home.  A recent recipient of a Citation at the 2019 AIA New England Design Awards,  Bank Barn is conceptually ...

Bank Barn Receives 2019 AIA New England Regional Design Award

Bank Barn Receives 2019 AIA New England Regional Design Award

AIA New England, the regional council of the American Institute of Architects, has awarded Birdseye a 2019 AIA New England Design award in the category of “Citation” for the project, Bank Barn.  The annual design conference hosted by AIA Western Massachusetts was held in Amherst, Massachusetts on October 5th. The jury for the 2019 Design Awards was hosted by ...

Birdseye’s WOODSHED named Architizer A+ Awards Finalist

Birdseye’s WOODSHED named Architizer A+ Awards Finalist

The Birdseye design project WOODSHED has been chosen as one of 5 finalists for the 7th Annual Architzer A+ Awards in the Private Residence (3,000 - 5,000 sq ft) category.  With this nomination Birdseye is also eligible for the Architzer A+ Popular Choice Award, so please click here to vote for Woodshed!   The Architizer A+Awards " is the largest awards program ...

Birdseye Featured in “Wood – Living and Working”

Birdseye Featured in “Wood – Living and Working”

Featured projects: ADK Camp & Hygge Published by: Booq Publishing ADK Camp Photography by: Jim Westphalen Hygge Photography by: Erica Allen

Birdseye Featured in “Venice 2019 Art Biennial – Personal Structures” Book

Birdseye Featured in “Venice 2019 Art Biennial – Personal Structures” Book

We are proud to have been asked to create a piece for the Venice Biennial. You can find an edition of this publication on the Biennial's Catalog Page. Photograph by: Jim Westphalen

Birdseye woodshop awarded “2018 Woodworker of the Year”  by the Vermont Wood Works Council.

Birdseye woodshop awarded “2018 Woodworker of the Year” by the Vermont Wood Works Council.

The Birdseye woodshop is proud to have been awarded Woodworker of the Year by the Vermont Wood Works Council.  The award is given annually to the woodworker/shop that has demonstrated exceptional work in a wide range of criteria including innovation, unique approaches, and adaptation to changes in the industry.       Excellence in ...

Birdseye Receives 2018 AIAVT Excellence in Design Awards for ADK Camp, Hygge and Lift House

Birdseye Receives 2018 AIAVT Excellence in Design Awards for ADK Camp, Hygge and Lift House

AIAVT hosted its Annual Meeting & Design Awards on December 13th, 2018 in which Birdseye was the recipient of three design awards this year for the following projects:     AIAVT Merit Award - ADK Camp Jury Comments: This lake house for two families was an early favorite among the jury. It was one of the few projects that ...

New England Home Magazine Inducts Brian J. Mac, FAIA to New England Design Hall of Fame

New England Home Magazine Inducts Brian J. Mac, FAIA to New England Design Hall of Fame

Boston, MA - New England Home is excited to announce the 2018 inductees into the New England Design Hall of Fame. Their names were announced to 400+ guests at the Heading Home to Dinner Cocktail party at the Boston Design Center. New England Home was particularly proud to host the announcement for the second year in a row in conjunction with Boston's newest dine ...

Birdseye Returns to Venice in 2019 for ECC Exhibition “Personal Structures”

Birdseye Returns to Venice in 2019 for ECC Exhibition “Personal Structures”

Birdseye has been invited to return to Venice, Italy by the European Cultural Centre (ECC) to take part in the "Personal Structures" Exhibition during the 2019 Venice Art Biennale located in the prestigious Palazzo Mora. About the exhibition from the event promoter: "The exhibition shows an extensive combination of internationally established artists and ...

Birdseye Invited to Exhibit on the World Stage in Venice

Birdseye Invited to Exhibit on the World Stage in Venice

Birdseye has been selected to take part in the “Time Space Existence” Exhibition during the 2018 Venice Architecture Biennale in Italy. “We like to show current developments, thoughts, ideas and even dreams in architecture,” says exhibition organizer Rachel De Stefano “Therefore, we bring together an international group of architects with different cultural ...

American Institute of Architects elevates Vermont Architect Brian Mac to College of Fellows

American Institute of Architects elevates Vermont Architect Brian Mac to College of Fellows

Charlotte, VT -- The 2018 Jury of Fellows from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) elevated 152 member-architects to its prestigious College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the architecture profession. Among those selected was Brian Mac, FAIA, a resident of Waterbury and a principal in the firm Birdseye ...

Birdseye Featured in “Venice 2018 Art Biennial – Time Space Existence” Book

Birdseye Featured in “Venice 2018 Art Biennial – Time Space Existence” Book

We are proud to have been asked to create a piece for the Venice Biennial. You can find an edition of this publication on the Biennial's Catalog Page. Photograph by: Jim Westphalen

Birdseye Featured in “Wood – Architecture Today”

Birdseye Featured in “Wood – Architecture Today”

Featured projects: Woodshed & Lift House Published by: Booq Publishing Woodshed Photography by Jim Westphalen Lift House Photography by Erica Allen

Birdseye Featured in “Celebrating Excellence in Wood Architecture”

Birdseye Featured in “Celebrating Excellence in Wood Architecture”

Featured Project: Woodshed Photography by Jim Westphalen Click Here for the full list of winners.

Birdseye Featured in “Structure and Design” Book

Birdseye Featured in “Structure and Design” Book

Featured Projects: Cantilever House, Champlain Modern, Fall Line, Quaker Bluff House, and Sunset Cliff House. Published by Panache Photography by Jim Westphalen

Birdseye Featured in “Villas – Superb Residential Style”

Birdseye Featured in “Villas – Superb Residential Style”

Featured Project: Cantilever House Published by Braun, Click Here to order a copy. Photography by Jim Westphalen

Birdseye Featured in “East Coast Modern – Contemporary Residential Architecture and Interiors”

Birdseye Featured in “East Coast Modern – Contemporary Residential Architecture and Interiors”

Featured Project: Cantilever House Published by Design Book Press, Click here for a copy. Photography by Jim Westphalen

Birdseye Featured in “50 US Architects – Residential + Planning”

Birdseye Featured in “50 US Architects – Residential + Planning”

Featured Project: Quaker Bluff Residence Published by Design Book Press, Click here to order a copy. Photography by Jim Westphalen

Birdseye Featured in “Perspectives On Design – New England”

Birdseye Featured in “Perspectives On Design – New England”

Featured Projects: Music Barn, Glass + Steel, and Quaker Bluff Cottage Published by Panache Partners Photography by Susan Teare