VISIONING, GRAPHIC DESIGN, ARCHITECTURE, INTERIORS and general contracting -

NEW BUILDS AND ADAPTIVE REUSE PROJECTS:

COMMERCIAL, RETAIL, INDUSTRIAL, RESTAURANT, RESIDENTIAL


MO is an unconventional studio in that we take a fully integrative approach to design. Our process is holistic in that our deliverables will ensure that your voice will be visible in the smallest of details through the largest of spatial expressions.

For residential projects, this means we can take you from a conceptual design through build out.

For businesses, we can work with you if you are in the very early stages of developing your company, or if you are a well-established brand. We can help you develop a business plan, create your brand and relevant collateral, build your website and then design your space so that it encompasses your mission, values and goals as a company.

Our services include:

Visioning
Graphic Design
Architecture
Interior Design
General Contracting


VISIONING

Our Visioning Exercise will enable you to develop a stellar brand along with create clear objectives, identify priorities, and define critical action steps needed for the design of your brand and/or build out of your space. The exercise is usually an on-site, collaborative process with you and your group where we will guide you through a planning process for building a smart, collaborative programmatic plan. This will be customized to your business needs to help shape the design direction. The information from these sessions will be used to develop your company's brand, collateral, website, and spatial schematic design. 

At the conclusion of the Visioning sessions you will have clearly defined information about your service/product, your brand, your mission and your goals that will enable you to establish a unified vision that informs the design of your brand and/or your space. It will help transform your approach and direction to the design, and you will have a clear road map to move forward. 


GRAPHIC DESIGN

We take the information gathered in our Visioning sessions and use it in an in-depth approach to innovative graphic design. Our exceptional creative work services include:

BRAND DEVELOPMENT
positioning, tone of voice, naming, logo development, tagline development, strategy

MARKETING + COMMUNICATIONS
packaging design, print collateral, identity, logo design, website design, environmental design, wayfinding, trade show graphics, event graphics

BRAND STEWARDSHIP
brand guidelines

SCHEMATIC DESIGN
space branding, environmental graphics, wayfinding


ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIORS

We design commercial, retail, industrial, restaurant and residential spaces. We like to delve into issues concerning the structure of built form and the consequences of formal composition, tectonic and spatial manipulation. This approach to design makes possible a profound apprehension of space. Our services include:

SCHEMATIC DESIGN
This phase is about conceptual analysis and description - the size, character and scope of a project, including materials and systems.

DESIGN DEVELOPMENT
This next phase consists of drawings and documents that help to further develop the project, along with detailing materials, systems, and engaging engineering disciplines.

CONSTRUCTION DOCUMENTS
The following phase includes the development of drawings specific to build out. We provide all documents necessary for permits, bidding and construction, as required or necessary by governing jurisdictions. These documents will be used for pricing and the bid process can include any trades offered via the Owner. 

CONSTRUCTION ADMINISTRATION
This phase is where we will review the in-progress construction to make sure the work is being built as it was designed. On-site meetings include review of the construction documents with the subcontractors.


GENERAL CONTRACTING

Once the Construction Document set has been approved with a local jurisdiction, we will pull the permits and provide you with the successful delivery of your construction project. This service includes:

Project Management Plan Development
Cost Target Development
Procurement of bids
Contract Negotiation
Demo + Construction Activities
Millwork and Equipment Installation
Quality control
Safety management
On-site management
Project status reports
Subcontractor management
Final Inspections
Punchlist
Occupancy

As a design | build company, it is incredibly important to us that the quality of the built work exemplifies the design intent. We will work to ensure that your project isn't just built well, but that it stays on budget, schedule and showcases the design details of construction that would otherwise be overlooked.