The Silver Lining

Blog posts and articles over the last few months have focused on the uncertainty and challenges surrounding COVID-19, Fox included. This week, however, we decided…

Flexibility: Remote Work & the Workplace

Content by Dani Sheley, NCIDQ Flexibility. Balance. Alignment. Although these may sound like words to describe a yoga session, these words will define the post-COVID…

Navigating Space: the New Workplace

Content by Adnan Omeragic, AIA. Artwork by Jeremy Migneco. Navigating the unchartered frontier of office life since COVID-19, Fox wanted to revisit a time that…

Heading Back: The Clean Edition

Content by Janet Paley, NCIDQ, and Brandi Ball. Over the last few blog posts, Fox has discussed social distancing and cleaning protocols around returning to…

Flexibility is Key

Content by John Berendzen, AIA, and Dani Sheley, NCIDQ   Flexibility  \  flex·​i·​bil·i·ty  \  flek-​sə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē  \  noun.  Definition: the quality of bending easily without breaking;…

Extern Marks the Spot

It’s Spring which means Extern marks the spot! That’s right, it’s time for our latest SIU Extern to spend a week at the Fox Architects…

Fox Welcomes New(ish) Project Architect

Remember that song from the 90s with the refrain, “Backstreet’s back, alright”? Well, he may not be a Backstreet Boy, but he’s back alright. Fox…

MCM in STL

St. Louis has a storied history of Mid-Century Modern design, especially as it applies to architecture. Broadly describing architecture, interior, and graphic design from the…

A Party With a View

The holidays are long past, which means it’s time for Fox’s annual Winter Party! Invested in the future of downtown, Fox chose to host the…

Rocking A Stocking 2019

On December 5, Fox Architects was excited to be involved in this year’s Rocking A Stocking event benefiting SSM Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center. At…

Fox Fall Family Picnic

On October 5, Fox Architects hosted our annual Fall Family Picnic in beautiful Tower Grove Park. Family, friends that are family, and furry family members…

INSPIRE Great Design, Vol. 1

Here at the Fox Blog, we’re debuting a new feature called “INSPIRE Great Design”, with posts written by Fox’s own design team members. This month’s…

Fox Welcomes New Project Architect!

Vassil has more than 16 years of diverse architectural experience ranging from design to project management. His strong aptitude for design excellence and solid knowledge of building…

Canstruction 2019: Pollinators

Fox Architects participated in the Canstruction STL event  held at the Saint Louis Science Center this year. On June 22, the Fox team joined other…

Women in Architecture Firm Crawl

Fox was honored to be one of the firms hosting the second anniversary event for the AIA St. Louis Women in Architecture (WIA) Forum. On Monday,…

We’re Hiring!

Do you enjoy designing solutions to problems? Do you like working with a small group of fun people? Do you want see the Arch from…

Fox Welcomes Marketing Manager

Brandi joined Fox Architects in February 2019. Originally from a small town in northern Missouri, she attended Truman State University. After college, she followed her…

Fox Winter Party is a Hole-in-One

Because December is crazy busy, Fox decided to host the annual Winter Party after the first of the year at TopGolf in Chesterfield. With four…

Fox Welcomes New Office Manager

In February, Fox Architects welcomed new Office Manager, Leigh Cannon. Leigh joined Fox Architects in February 2019. Originally from Alabama, Leigh moved to St. Louis in…

Fox Welcomes New Interior Designer

We are happy to announce our newest member Caitlyn Cathcart to the Fox team. Caitlyn graduated in May 2018 from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with a…

ModernSTL Annual Home Tour

Our Project Architect Greg Turner and board member of ModernSTL will take part in the Annual House Tour in Ridgewood. The Ridgewood tour will feature Mid Century…

Emerson InSinkErator Time-Lapse Video

Check out this time-lapse video of the Emerson InSinkErator Headquarters! The grand-opening is soon approaching as we are excited to see all the final touches…

Fox Names Two New Associates

Fox Architects is proud to announce that Alen Basic and Amanda Truemper have both been promoted to Associate. Alen Basic (Assoc. AIA), Project Manager and Architectural…

Fox Welcomes New Project Architect

Fox Architects is glad to announce their newest member Greg Turner. Greg brings to Fox several years of personal and professional experience in the healthcare…

Fox Hosts SAME STEM Camp Visit

On the same day Fox hosted STEM Camp, bill passes for Architecture to be added to STEM Program. Thursday, July 26th – Fox hosted 10 high…

Fox40 Party Celebration & Photos

On Friday, June 6th we celebrated 40 years of business with our clients, friends, and families. The party ended with a spectacular view of the…

Fox Welcomes 2018 Summer Interns

Fox welcomes two new interns to the team! Sydnee Sachtleben recently graduated from University of Kansas with her Bachelors in Architectural Studies this past May.…

RGAx Global Featured in KMOX Podcast

Sandi Hubert, Vice President and Chief Operations Officer of RGAx Global recently spoke with Mark Reardon of C-Speak with KMOX News Radio St. Louis. Our client,…

Happy Birthday Dani!

Today is our Interior Designer Dani Sheley’s 27th Birthday. Dani celebrated with her family over the weekend. Check out this funny take on a baby-letter…

Fox Celebrates 40 Years

Thank you St. Louis for 40 years of business! In celebration of forty years in business, we will be sharing forty fun facts about Fox…

State-of-the-Art for History

St. Louis Review Article Link Here SUBMITTED ON APRIL 05, 2018 By Dave Luecking | daveluecking@archstl.org | twitter: @legacyCatholic To say the new Jesuit Archives…

InSinkErator Project Brings Labs Under One Roof

Five projects transforming SE Wisconsin Business environment by MaryBeth Matzek April 02, 2018, 4:55 PM InSinkErator project brings labs under one roof When garbage disposal manufacturer InSinkErator…

SMPS: Panel of Experts

This year SMPS (Society for Marketing Professional Services) continued their “Panel of Experts” event. Topics that were discussed was how these regions (like St. Charles)…

St. Louis Women in Design Social

In honor of International Women’s Day, HOK hosted a social gathering celebrating all women in design. Architects, graphic designers, landscape architects, planners and design students were invited.…

Let the Olympic Games begin!

With all the excitement of the winter games this year, Fox Architects celebrated the Olympics with a themed potluck. Each of us brought a dish…

Sketching at Kaldi’s

Sketching continues every Friday morning, 7:00 a.m. at Kaldi’s, CityGarden.  Always a great way begin the day (or the weekend).    I believe sketching is something every…

2017’s Running Reflections

As we come closer to the end of the year I wanted to reflect back at my first year with the Program, I Run 4 Michael…

Ugly Sweaters and Architects on Ice

Yesterday Fox Architects celebrated the season with an ugly sweater party complete with hot chocolate bar. Awards were divvied out for “Ugliest Sweater”, “Almost as…

Fox Participates in Holiday Gift Drive

It’s that time of a year again for the Annual Holiday Gift Drive hosted by the St. Louis Cardinals, American Red Cross, KMOV, Rawlings Sporting Goods, Fontbonne University, Companion Bakery, The Cup, and the St.…

Graceland

Written by John Berendzen Last week, in addition to attending the Chicago Architectural Biennial I had the opportunity to visit Graceland Cemetery.  This was my first visit, and…

Fox Named Largest Veteran-Owned Business

This week the St. Louis Business Journal released their 2017 list of Largest Veteran-Owned Businesses, and Fox Architects made the cut! Congratulations Fox team. The list can be…

We Honor Our Veterans

This Veterans Day we would like to honor all those who have served including Fox Architects founder Michael Fox. Thank you Michael and to all other…

A Very Fox Halloween

This year the Fox Architects team took Halloween to a new level. Chris Montroy, an architect at the firm, celebrates his birthday on October 31st and…

Fox Wins Award at Canstruction

It was a busy weekend for Fox Architects’ team members Dani Sheley, Amanda Sullivan, Elise Novak, Adnan Omeragic, Allison Littman, and Zach Foppe. They competed in the 2017 Canstruction competition on…

A Fox Architects Potluck

There is no better way to start the week than with a great lunch among colleagues. The Fox team feasted on a buffet of homemade…

Fox Wins at the 2017 IIDA IDEA Awards

Fox Architects team members Denise Fuehne, Janet Paley, Alen Basic, and Chris Montroy attended the IIDA IDEA Awards on Friday night. Their projects, The Helix…

Checking in with the Jesuit Archives

Late last week, the Fox Architects team took a behind-the-scenes tour of the progress made at the Jesuit Archives. Project team members John Berendzen and…

Interior Design Team Takes Racine

Fox Architects’ Interior Designers Denise Fuehne and  Dani Sheley traveled to both Racine and Chicago this week for the InSinkErator Headquarters project. They presented furniture…

Fox Architects at the InSinkErator Groundbreaking

Representatives of Fox Architects attended the official groundbreaking ceremony for the new InSinkErator headquarters yesterday. Managing Partner John Berendzen and Alen Basic sported hard hats…

John Berendzen Promoted to Managing Partner

The good news just keeps on coming at Fox Architects! John Berendzen has been formally promoted to Managing Partner. His responsibilities will include supporting key clients, financial…

Ranken Announces Job Training Facility

Fox Architects is extremely proud to be working with Ranken Technical College and its students to assist with the design for it’s new micro-enterprise location. During…

Chris Montroy, Architect

At Fox Architects we love a good party, and it’s ALREADY time to celebrate yet another one of our talented team members! This morning we…

Fridays are for Bocce Ball

Last Friday the Fox Architects team ventured to Milo’s Tavern for an afternoon of bocce ball. Janet and Jeff proved to be unmatched bocce ball…

A Dog’s Day at Fox Architects

We had a 4-legged visitor at the office yesterday! Meet Jeff, our Marketing Assistant‘s Corgi puppy. He went on his first trip to the Arch…

A Graduation Celebration at Fox Architects

Fox Architects’ Heather Taylor graduated with her Masters in Architecture this weekend. We celebrated appropriately with tacos and plenty of chips and salsa at Mission…

Thank You to Our Veterans

Thank you to our veterans who have served this country near and far, including Fox Architects’ own Michael Fox. Thank you for your service, you…

The Helix Files for First Patent

The Helix has officially filed for its first patent and we couldn’t be happier for Emerson Climate Technologies. We knew that this Innovation Center would…

Renderings of the Past

You don’t see renderings quite like these anymore! This was found by a Fox team member while in Kansas City on a project. It’s a…

Jesuit Archives in the News

Check out the latest from Fox Architects as featured in the St. Louis Business Journal. The article discusses our work on the Jesuit Archives and…

Happy 50th Birthday, Gateway Arch!

Fifty Years ago today at 11:00AM, the last piece of the Gateway Arch was set in place. In celebration, The City of Saint Louis conducted…

MEC Headquarters

Last Friday, a few of us from the office went out to get and project update on The Emerson Process Management  MEC Headquarters. The building is…

Revisiting the Liebert Learning Center

Last month Fox traveled to Liebert Learning Center in Westerville, OH to meet with Frank Bibens (President, Global Services, Emerson Network Power) and the Director…

Fox Presents to IFMA Organization at RGA HQ

Last month members of Fox Architects were asked to present to IFMA (International Facility Management Association) at the recently completed RGA (Reinsurance Group- America Inc) Global Headquarters on the design principles…

Changing the Way We Learn

Last week the Fox Team had the privilege of visiting the Steelcase Global Headquarters and Learning University in Grand Rapids, MI.  While there, we met…

Rick Jordan: Top Ten Chocolatier of North America

Congratulations to Rick Jordan, Chocolatier for his recent feature in Dessert Professional’s Top Ten Chocolatiers! An excerpt from the December 2012 article: “…The boutique is very modern and…

Well we’re movin on up

… to the east side. Well, just a few blocks east that is. After 20 years at our current location, Fox Architects are please to…

Light Reading for the Young at Heart

Mike’s recent experience and subsequent blog post in which he read Iggy Peck Architect to his granddaughter’s first grade class has inspired me to begin…

Latest from Brazil.

Over winter break I went back home to visit my family and friends, truly a wonderful experience, considering I hadn’t seen some of them in…

Communication is Key

Recently I’ve been doing quite a bit of precedent research for two graphics and wayfinding projects we currently are working on in our office, and…

Video tour of Liebert Learning Center

[youtube width=”560″ height=”340″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNYXbHGwyzQ[/youtube] Video courtesy of Emerson Network Power Fox Architects designed Liebert’s new Learning Center. It is currently pending LEED Gold certification.