hattiloo theatre designed to play big role in overton square

Publication/Publisher: The Commercial Appeal                                                                                                                                                                   Publication Date: September 23, 2012                                                                                                                                                                                  Author: Thomas Bailey, Jr.

This seems like yesterday. Congrats to the theater for the recent announcement of their planned expansion. read more ... 

first look: lofts at merchants row

Publication: Memphis Business Journal                                                                                                                                                                          Publication Date: September 23, 2015                                                                                                                                                                          Author: Michelle Corbet

A historic row building along South Second Street in Downtown Memphis is being renovated into 16 new residences known as The Lofts at Merchants Row.

The Lofts at Merchants Row is located in the historic Cast Iron Twin Building, circa 1886-1889, at 77-91 S. Second St. — above the commercial bays that were previously home to Poncho’s and Cockadoos. read more ... 

buster's moves forward on expansion plans

 Publication/Publisher: Memphis Business Journal                                                                                                                                             Publication Date: June 26, 2015                                                                                                                                                                                         author: Meagan Nichols

The expansion is starting at Buster’s Liquors & Wines. Earlier this month, it was announced the popular liquor store located at 191 S. Highland St. planned to grow its footprint by 6,000 square feet via the acquisition of neighboring La Hacienda restaurant. read more ... 

the memphis grizzlies are getting an upgrade

 Publication/Publisher: Memphis Business Journal                                                                                                                                                Publication Date: June 25, 2015                                                                                                                                                                                       Author: Michelle Corbet

Looks like the Memphis Grizzlies will be sitting pretty with a $350,000 building permit filed with the City of Memphis Wednesday. During the June 23 meeting of the Public Building Authority at FedExForum, the PBA board unanimously approved the first phase of a three-phase capital project to enhance the team’s facilities at the sports arena. read more ... 

children's museum readies grand carousel for restoration trip

Publication/Publisher: The Commercial Appeal                                                                                                                                                                 Publication Date: June 4, 2015                                                                                                                                                                                   Author: Tom Bailey, Jr.

the design and construction team (designshop + Montgomery Martin Contractors) selected by The Children's Museum of Memphis to help define the next resting place for the fully restored Grand Carousel originally built in 1908, and once rotated at Libertyland Amusement Park and a fan favorite of the MidSouth Fair. read more ... 

visitors enjoy artistic benches at the brooks

Publication/Publisher: artdaily                                                                                                                                                                                          Publication Date: 2002

Two benches designed and built, one by tim and the other by scott, are on display at the Brooks Museum of Art. They were awarded the commission after a public art competition by the museum. read more ... 

people in business

 Publication/Publisher: The Commercial Appeal                                                                                                                                                     Publication Date: August 2, 2009

Scott was honored by his peers with a presentation of the Donald W. Manley Award by The Memphis Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute. read more ... 

design contest aims to transform downtown eyesores

Publication/Publisher: The Commercial Appeal                                                                                                                                                      Publication Date: February 21, 2013

What do you do with a piece of property that is an eyesore when you’re not the owner? You turn that eyesore or underused space into a contest if you happen to be the Downtown Memphis Commission.

Thirty-five teams are competing in the South Main Design Challenge to generate ideas for seven vacant or underused spaces or buildings in the area for both short- and long-term solutions. read more ... 

house for five

archdaily.com - One of designshop's projects was featured on archdaily.com. This single family dwelling features a contemporary architecture suited for this family of five. Large windows create a rhythm of light during both night and day. Follow the link to see more information about this project.