t f l
^

News

Siobhan Winfrey to Speak at the Interface Senior Housing Conference

The November 19th Seniors Housing Texas Conference will focus on the state of seniors housing investment, development, financing and operations across Texas. Siobhan will be presenting her thoughts on Growth Strategies for Operators: New Construction or Organic Growth and Aligning the Balance Sheet with Expansion. This panel will provide considerations for formulating a growth strategy, acquisitions versus […]

Read more

Three D2 Projects Pass TDADS Initial Life Safety Inspections in October

Élan Westpointe, The Tradition Lovers Lane Assisted Living and Memory Care, and The Tradition on Arapaho Assisted Living and Memory Care have passed the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (TDADS) Initial Life Safety inspections and will be moving in the first residents. “We have been honored to work with these teams to achieve […]

Read more

C. C. Young Announces Dedication of New Sculpture Pavilion

C. C. Young announced the dedication ceremony of its new Sculpture Pavilion, situated within the campus’ Central Park and open to the general public. C. C. Young will host a dedication ceremony at 2:00pm on Sunday, September 13, 2015, at the Sculpture Pavilion. “The Sculpture Pavilion was built to represent creativity and a vibrancy of life—the […]

Read more

David Dillard to Serve on Bisnow’s Panel of Senior Living Experts

On September 24th, Bisnow will host a panel of senior living experts to discuss the state of the senior living market. The seniors housing sector is struggling to keep pace with pent-up demand driven by a generation of baby boomers entering their golden years. In fact, many argue that senior housing is, and will be, the […]

Read more

David Dillard to Present Architectural Abstracts form the Blue Zones® at Leading Age

David Dillard will be presenting “Architectural Abstracts form the Blue Zones®” at Leading Age’s Annual Meeting and Expo in Boston. David will highlight the ways the Blue Zones® research can be translated into practical applications for senior living design. Based on the research done by Dan Buettner and National Geographic, The Blue Zones® identifies nine specific lifestyle […]

Read more

David Dillard to participate in Wheelchair for a Day

July 26, 2015 marks the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. AIA Dallas is organizing several events to celebrate the impact the ADA has had on the built environment and the disabled community. One special activity is Wheelchair for a Day. David Dillard, along with five other architects, will be spending the day […]

Read more

D2U.2 Tours Projects Under Construction

Spotted: D2U.2 onsite at Menger Springs and Titan’s Elan Westpointe. Yes, that’s right, nearly the entire firm stepped out for the day to see these two projects currently under construction. The goal: to better understand the construction process and the importance of construction documents, details and communication. There were so many opportunities to see how […]

Read more

David Dillard to judge EFA Remodel-Renovation Awards

David Dillard has been selected to serve on a panel of judges for Environments for Aging’s Remodel-Renovation Awards program. Dillard along with other expert panelists from SAGE, the Society for the Advancement of Gerontological Environments, will review all the submissions and narrow them down to the Top 10 in the category of Single Spaces. Single […]

Read more

D2 Hosting Shoe Drive for Buckner’s Shoes for Orphan Souls

For the month of May, D2  Architecture will be collecting new shoes in support of Buckner Shoes for the Orphan Souls®. This drive provides new shoes and socks to orphans and vulnerable children in the United States and throughout the world and is the largest humanitarian aid project of Buckner International. “As we have emerged from 2014 […]

Read more

D2 Architecture’s Grant Warner to Speak at LeadingAge Texas 2015 Annual Meeting

Grant Warner, Principal, along with Patrick Crump, VP – Operations, Buckner Retirement Services and Debbie Wiegand, Project Guide, The Greenhouse Project, will present Small House-Style Care. Small house-style care provides a more residential, home-like, family-oriented environment for both residents and staff. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) have acknowledged the advantages of this […]

Read more