of Sacred Space
following methods, techniques, and principles are a sample of what is available
to assist clients in the design and building process:
- Full Architectural Services from Pre-design
through Construction Administration exclusively for California clients.
- Application of non-traditional methods of Sacred
- Employment of appropriate and indigenous
materials for area and building.
- Use of "green", noninvasive building materials
where available and possible.
- Siting for the best use of the building and
- Application of solar and natural orientation
methods including maximization of sun angles, views, ventilation,
overhangs, and landscaping.
- Utilization of nonintrusive architecture and
- Employment of a unique form of Feng Shui.
- Use of regenerative planning, construction, and
- Incorporation of the end user functioning system
- Awareness of Earth Forces and energies:
Axi-A-Tonal Lines, Ley Lines, Vortices, etc. Determination of what
and where they are and how best to work with them for the desired purpose.
requiring support in areas of planning, administration, and management will
benefit from these areas of expertise:
- Development of internal management systems and
company standards including reporting, scheduling, and tracking systems.
- Co-creative, synergistic planning, design, and
- Firm restructuring from hierarchical to
- Architectural, Construction, and Management
- Creation of Procedural standards
- Proposal development and presentation.
- Contract negotiation and formulation.
- Graphic design.
seeking advice on the formulation and perpetuation of intentional gatherings
may receive guidance on the following topics:
- Searching for or attracting community members of
like mind and intention.
- Creating Vision and Mission Statements.
- Formulating an appropriate business plan and
- Plotting the day-to-day activities that support
continuance of the Community.
- Locating the perfect place for community - either
by using existing structures or planning from the ground up.
- Planning the community architecturally and
- Phasing expansion and construction as the
- Providing methods of consensus-based conflict resolution.
Dedicated to Craftsmanship,
Service, and Integrity.
residential, intentional community, and all projects, joseph c duda
architecture investigates and develops innovative, state-of-the-art
design and construction techniques, utilizing sustainable, regenerative,
Earth-conscious methods and materials.
“Sacred Space — A place of Unity where the
illusion of separation may be acknowledged
and released with dignity and
— Joseph C Duda, RA, NCARB, M Arch