Announcing our Newest Principals!
February 10, 2016
Kevin Cheek, Assoc. AIA, CEFPI Educational Planner and Justin McElfresh, AIA, CID, LEED AP Kevin has been with Sherman Carter Barnhart since 1996. He works exclusively in our education studio, leading the programming and design of educational projects in...
Woodland Glen II is LEED Certified
February 2, 2016
Congratulations UK, EdR and Woodland Glen II for being awarded LEED Certification!
Sheppard Square Block B – Enterprise Green Community Certified
February 1, 2016
Congratulations Louisville Metro Housing Authority’s Sheppard Square Block B for being been approved as a Enterprise Green Community Certified development. Enterprise Green Communities certification demonstrates the design team’s commitment to providing high performance, healthy homes for low-income families.
PCA Resilience Leadership Award
January 6, 2016
The Portland Cement Association presented a 2016 Resilience Leadership Award in the category of New Public Building to Sherman Carter Barnhart for our work in the Warren County School District. The Resilience Leadership Awards recognize the individuals, organizations and projects...
How the Tough Got Going in Kentucky
When I first stepped into Ricky Thacker’s classroom, I was surprised by how unusual it looks. There are no desks. White boards hang from every wall. The entire room is painted bright orange and yellow, like candy corn. Ricky stood...
Bill Gates Writes About His Trip To Eastern Kentucky
After a visit to eastern Kentucky that was shrouded in mystery, Bill Gates finally wrote about his visit to a school in Floyd County. Gates visited Floyd and Pike Counties last year. His itinerary was not public, but pictures of the...
Smoketown replacement housing on schedule
December 16, 2015
The massive effort to replace extensive housing in the Smoketown neighborhood after eradication of the barracks-style Sheppard Square public housing development is winding down, and "the citizen response has been fantastic," Mayor Greg Fischer said Tuesday. Construction of 287 rental...
EC3 facility energy performance better than anticipated
October 30, 2015
Hardin County Schools Early College and Career Center is more energy efficient than expected, according to officials from Sherman, Carter, Barnhart, the architect firm that designed the building. A 10-month measurement reveals the building has an energy use index (EUI)...
U of L approves $40 million renovation of student activities center
October 9, 2015
The University of Louisville board of trustees has approved a $40 million upgrade of the Swain Student Activities Center, which is located on the university's Belknap Campus. The project is expected to add 32,775 square feet to the 365,666-square-foot building,...
First new school in Breckinridge Co. in 20 years
September 23, 2015
WDRB 41 Louisville News LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- After a big donation for education, a groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday morning for the new Irvington Elementary School in Breckinridge County. Local business owner Joey Crist bought the land across from...