Topic: Baton Rouge

Memphis-Grown Urbanism Spurs World-Class Design

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on June 25th, 2018

The Daily News - This article focuses on LRK’s love of designing great places and building community. LRK's skill in placemaking has naturally evolved from their diversity of project experience and multi-disciplinary approach. Founded in Memphis 35 years ago, this passion has helped the firm expand to eight offices around the country and allowed them to work on a multitude of award-winning projects, such as Orlando’s Baldwin Park, Nashville’s The Gulch, and Crosstown Concourse and Harbor Town locally. Read more.

Peek Inside an Artist’s Abode

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 27th, 2017

inRegister - An LRK renovation in Baton Rouge is featured in this month's issue of inRegister. Read more.

LRK to Provide Architectural Services for Baton Rouge Development

Posted by Katherine Martin on November 16th, 2016

The Advocate - LRK's Baton Rouge office is working with Bardwell Homes to design homes for a five-home site called Hilltop Place in the Southdowns neighborhood of Baton Rouge. The homes will be situated on half-acre lots with a nod to 1940s architectural styles. Read more

The Southern Home, Refined

Posted by Katherine Martin on September 14th, 2016

inRegister - LRK's Mike Sullivan describes one of the trends in the Baton Rouge residential marketplace as one of an "edited Southern vernacular." LRK Baton Rouge recently designed "a new Southern farmhouse" for Bardwell Homes, which emphasizes simplicity while mixing the best of the old and the new. Read more

Common Ground

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on March 31st, 2015

inRegister - Located in the Bocage neighborhood of Baton Rouge, this renovation is a perfect combination of old and new, modern and antique. The existing home had “good bones,” but LRK’s Mike Sullivan helped reconfigure the spaces to accommodate a modern family lifestyle and to provide an ideal floor plan for entertaining. Read more.

Meet the Veranda Team

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on March 25th, 2015

Bardwell Homes introduces the project team for Veranda, a new community in Baton Rouge, and Mike Sullivan is listed as the principal architect. Veranda will feature 68 homes, with design inspiration drawn from traditional Southern architecture, centered around common green space. Read more.

Transforming Communities

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on December 9th, 2014

Affordable Housing News - The LRK-designed Elysian, located in Baton Rouge, is featured in the winter issue of Affordable Housing News. According to the article, The Elysian sets a new standard in the city’s affordable housing stock with an outdoor kitchen and garden, playground, bike storage, and community room and fitness center. Offering convenient access to parks, restaurants, retail and a farmer’s market, The Elysian was also the recent recipient of the 2014 Good Growth Award.

Relaxed Living in Baton Rouge

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on May 15th, 2014

Builder Perkins Lane, a mixed-use infill development in the heart of Baton Rouge just minutes away from Louisiana State University, was designed with open floor plans that maximize indoor/outdoor relationships and feature large, usable courtyards. Read more.

The Preserve at Harveston

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 17th, 2014

The Preserve at Harveston is a new 1,400-acre pedestrian-oriented TND in Baton Rouge. Inspired by classic southern neighborhoods and streetscapes, phase one of The Preserve at Harveston features gracious homes, a community center, pool, walking trails, a 15-acre park, and lakes, all nestled amongst a nature preserve. LRK provided planning services and architecture for single family homes and the village post office.  Phase one is currently under construction.

To a Tee

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on April 16th, 2014

inRegister - The April issue of inRegister magazine features an LRK-designed home in Baton Rouge. Mike Sullivan designed this comfortable home for Lisette and Andres Prieto to meet the needs of their family's active lifestyle and reflect the region's vernacular architecture.

Ribbon Cutting for One of Baton Rouge's Newest Projects, The Elysian

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on March 25th, 2014

A ribbon cutting will be held today, March 25th, at 3 pm to celebrate the grand opening one of Baton Rouge’s newest projects, The Elysian. The LRK-designed multifamily project will feature convenient access to downtown Baton Rouge, pedestrian oriented streetscapes, porches and balconies, a community room and fitness center, playground area, bike racks, outdoor gathering space and an outdoor kitchen.

LRK Baton Rouge Moves Studio

Posted by Andrew Trippel on November 15th, 2013

LRK Baton Rouge is happy to announce that it is now residing in the iconic building at 2241 Christian Street! View the announcement.