In celebration of #NationalInternDay, we are thrilled to feature our outstanding interns who have been with us this summer! Pictured above (from left to right) are Aidan Taylor, Colin Finnigan, Lily Cate King, Alston Brown, Ellen Overstreet, and Rich Fridy. Jayden Woullard and Evelyn Ramirez (not pictured) joined our team for the first half of […]
WASHINGTON – Timed to what would have been Emmett Till’s 82nd birthday, President Joe Biden signed a proclamation to designate the Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley National Monument, a multi-state national monument which includes the Tallahatchie County courthouse in Sumner, Mississippi; Graball Landing on the banks of the Tallahatchie River in Mississippi; and Roberts Temple […]
In January 2023, the Mississippi Department of Archives & History (MDAH) awarded more than $3.4M in preservation grants through the Community Heritage Preservation Grant (CHPG) program, funded by the Mississippi State Legislature. This grant program will assist nineteen preservation and restoration projects throughout the state. The CHPG program specifically supports the preservation and restoration efforts […]
On November 7, the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) announced the recipients of this year’s Building Fund for the Arts (BFA) Grant. BFA Grant funding “supports the much-needed repair, renovation, expansion, or construction of Mississippi facilities that serve as sites for year-round arts programming in their communities.” In FY2023, the Mississippi Legislature approved $3M for the […]
In September, Belinda Stewart Architects (BSA) was awarded a five-year Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC) Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract for Architectural & Engineering Services for the use of all Department of Interior (DOI) agencies and Forest Service (FS). Department of Interior agencies include the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Park Service, Forest Service, […]
To wrap up #PreservationMonth, below is a 3D rendering fly-through of the Lollar’s Grove schoolhouse in Webster County, Mississippi. The schoolhouse has been neglected for many years. Recently, our team measured the remaining structure and created this rendering for instructional purposes on historic/vernacular architecture at a local high school. Constructed in 1927, this charming two-room […]
We are thrilled to welcome four student interns to the BSA family this summer! Pictured above (from left to right) are Alexis Windham, Ethan Weinstein, TJ Cook, and Aidan Taylor, all from Mississippi State University’s College of Architecture, Art & Design (CAAD). Alexis Windham, a native of Picayune, Mississippi, is a 5th-year student in the […]
On January 21, the Mississippi Department of Archives and History (MDAH) board of trustees awarded $3M+ in grants through the Community Heritage Preservation Grant (CHPG) program. The CHPG program is funded by the Mississippi Legislature and assists preservation and restoration efforts on historic properties throughout Mississippi. We were pleased to see six of our client’s […]
Last Wednesday, we attended the grand opening for Guaranty Bank & Trust (GB&T)’s Starkville branch. Working alongside Adrenaline Agency on another GB&T project, we were pleased to provide architectural services for the bank’s new branch location. We cannot wait to see this space used by their employees & customers, and we are grateful to have been a […]
On Monday, we attended the grand opening for the Bolivar County Multipurpose Complex. This complex was originally built in the 1970s and has acted as a flexible, multi-event space venue for the County. The project included a complete interior and exterior renovation, which will help better serve the County and its residents. Pictured above in […]
The facility will include a public storm shelter, bathrooms, prep area for growers, an open pavilion for the Market, and rentable Makers Spaces. These Makers spaces will provide space for making, displaying, selling to facilitate small vendors and to better create a sustainable market that will be open regularly.
Happy Halloween! “Follow the Yellow Brick Road”…to our office. It looks like Dorothy’s house is in pretty bad shape after the storm. If you see her “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” send her to BSA – where There’s Always a Way!