March 20, 2017
Lisa Copeland, company CFO has been appointed to Senior Associate; Michael McGowan, Landscape Studio Director, and Meghan Beckmann, Project Manager have appointed Associates.
May 16, 2011
Presented by the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art, join principal Erik Evens as he teaches an advanced course in the classic art of hand rendering.
April 29, 2011
KAA is proud to announce that celebrated landscape architect, Michael McGowan, has joined our landscape architecture practice as a Senior Project Manager.
April 25, 2011
Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to own a beautiful piece of the Rusa Collection and support one of our local schools.
April 12, 2011
Today KAA Design celebrates 23 years in business! We have come a long way since founder Grant Kirkpatrick established the company in his dining room in 1988. Now with 48 staff members and over 250 projects under our belt, KAA Design continues to evolve and seek new opportunities to build awareness about the power of design. Happy 23rd Birthday KAA!
March 18, 2011
Principal, Grant Kirkpatrick, has been welcomed as the newest member of The HeArt Project's Board of Directors. The HeArt Project is a Los Angeles-based organization whose mission is to combat the epidemic high school dropout crisis with a long-term, sequential arts program.
March 7, 2011
As a part of the USC School of Architecture's Summer 2011 XED Program, KAA's own Grant Kirkpatrick along with fellow course-coordinators Gerard Furbershaw (LUNAR) and Mark Rios (Rios Clementi Hale Studios) will be teaching a two-day course entitled Design Creates Value: Leveraging, Diversifying and Monetizing Design Through Alternative Design Practice Models.
February 10, 2011
1300 Highland Shops & Worklofts has been selected as a nominee by 2011 Commercial Real Estate Awards hosted by the Los Angeles Business Journal. The annual program, now in its 16th year, recognizes design, development, and construction teams for notable projects completed the previous year.
December 22, 2010
As some of you may have noticed, KAA Design has a new website! For visitors new and old, we hope you will take a few minutes to explore the site and experience its many new tools and features. Check back often for new projects and postings.
Citation Award for Excellence in Design
Honor Award for Excellence in Design
Finalist, Lighting Design
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