All posts of Carrie Applegate

In Honor of Charles Hummel

We all proudly stand here representing the architectural legacy of the Hummel family. Our most sincere thank you goes out to Charles for entrusting us with the honor of representing the Hummel name throughout Idaho and the Treasure Valley. Because of you, we are. “Charles was a brilliant mentor who educated me in architectural contracts, […]

ON THE BOARDS: Twin Falls City Hall and Public Safety Campus

City Hall – The new Twin Falls City Hall is designed to coincide with a downtown revitalization for a community of around 50,000 residents. The 3-story, 50,000 square-foot building will accommodate the relocation and centralization of many city services and departments. Prior to the renovation, majority of city services were dispersed among three different locations. […]

Mandy Hindman Earns IIDA Leadership Nod

Mandy Hindman received this year’s IIDA Northern Pacific Chapter Leadership Award for her exemplary commitment to professional development and communications for the industry. Mandy, in her own process of achieving certification, organized the NCIDQ study group, which also led to her award. She implemented the group which is modeled after that of the IIDA Chapter’s, […]

ON THE BOARDS: New Bonneville School District High School

This 250,000 square-foot high school will serve an enrollment of 1,800 students. Slated to open in the fall of 2018, the district expressed needs for the new facility to be long-lasting and provide flexibility for growth and evolving teaching trends. The 50-acre site will hold all athletic complexes, ball fields and parking lots for sporting […]

2016 Hummel Art Scholarship Recipient

For years, our firm has chosen one student from Boise High School to be the recipient of the Hummel Art Scholarship. Our 2016 scholarship winner is Katie Biedebach and she will attend Northern Arizona University for the fall semester of 2016. Katie used a wide variety of mediums throughout her AP Art Class, but her […]

We Like To Move It!

We have moved our bodies 1,030 miles—1,033.16 miles to be exact. Our office has collectively taken enough steps to go from Boise, Idaho to Winnipeg, Canada, as the crow flies, but that’s still an awful long ways. On April 4, we divided into two teams and started the “Hummel Step Off,” where we record our […]

ON THE BOARDS: Shade Shelters for Magic Valley Park

St. Luke’s Magic Valley and its foundation approached Hummel Architects about completing a pro bono design for shade shelters on a 10-acre park. The existing park contains a special needs-accessible splash park and an all-access playground. However, with young trees in the newly designed area, the public needed shelters to get out of the sun […]

Operation ZeroLandfill Boise

Interior designers and local volunteers will link up to keep thousands of pounds of sample finishes and materials out of our local landfill for the fourth year in row. ZeroLandfill, put on by the International Interior Design Association, essentially “upcycles” no longer needed samples from design firms and dealers and creates an event where teachers, […]