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4:15 am on Wednesday May 6, 2009

Local bank looks to create a more approachable feel

Image by Flickr user Bucky Schwarz Image by 20090506-bank.jpg Solid, secure, and austere; bank designs are looking for a breath of fresh air after the recent economic burst.The Post and Courier's Robert Behre writes about what he sees as...
4:27 am on Monday January 12, 2009

The 'green' nature of One Cool Blow

For hist latest architecture column, The Post and Courier's Robert Behre has swung by one of Charleston's newest "green" developments: One Cool Blow. [gmap markers=blue::32.805780803773594,-79.94469881057739 |zoom=14 |center=32.804951170135304,-79....
6:32 am on Monday August 4, 2008

Lighthouse on way to recovery

Image by Flickr user scmikeburtonImage by 20080804morris.jpg The Lowcountry's own leaning tower will soon be free of any unnecessary lack of levelness, if all goes according to plan. The Post and Courier's Robert Behre updates us this week on Save...
5:54 am on Monday July 7, 2008

New Urbanism hits the peninsula

Image by I'On GroupImage by 20080707morris.jpg Morris Square in downtown Charleston includes homes, condos, two commercial spaces, and a park. In his weekly architecture column, The Post and Courier's Robert Behre discusses how Morris Square...
8:57 am on Monday June 16, 2008

King Street building mixes old into new

Robert Behre writes in The Post and Courier about a new building on Upper King Street that rebuffs the standard Charleston motif to build new buildings to replicate the past: The building's late 19th-century brick storefront, which had a certain...
10:07 am on Monday March 31, 2008

Charleston hospitality extends to review board

In Robert Behre's architecture column in The Post and Courier this week, he discusses how the building review system along Charleston's major arteries in West Ashley and on James Island got to where they are today. The story focuses on construction...