January 04, 2016

Design for Dementia Care That Feels Like Home

Over many years of professional and personal experience, Mather Architects has developed a specialized expertise in designing environments for people living with dementia — environments that help them stay active, oriented, and as independent as possible for as long as possible. In this post, we present some principles we’ve articulated that embody what architectural design can do for people living with dementia. Read More
January 04, 2016

Balancing Development and Heritage to Revitalize a Small Town

We’re proud to have won the Best Public Award Building for the Mount Jackson Town Center — but even prouder of the building’s continuing impact on its community. Read More
December 11, 2015

Holiday Inn Winchester: The Debut of a Revitalized Brand

The Holiday Inn Winchester was the first full-service Holiday Inn to be built in Virginia after the venerable hotel chain established its new branding in 2007. Mather worked closely with a variety of stakeholders to create a contemporary, upscale hotel with a number of design innovations that kept material costs down and accelerated construction time. Read More
December 11, 2015

Generations Crossing: Care Across the Ages

This innovative facility offers care for children and for older adults, based on the principle that bringing the generations together provides lasting benefits for both. It also offered Mather Architects the exciting challenge of creating a space that would meet two very different sets of needs. Read More