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A Few of Our Founder’s Favorite Projects

To honor JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE Founder Jim Johnson as he retires this year, we reminisced on some of his favorite projects throughout his 43-year career in architecture. Check out some of his most memorable projects in Denver and beyond. Vail Pass Early in his career, between 1975 and 1976, Jim Johnson (an avid skier!) designed…


Cheers to an Inspiring Career!

This month, JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE raised a glass and celebrated the remarkable career of our Founding Partner Jim Johnson. From the Rocky Mountains to the California coast to downtown Denver, Jim has built a reputation for creating iconic places of lasting beauty and value.  Since founding our firm as JG Johnson Architects in 1993, Jim has…


Woodie Fisher Honored at the Mayor’s Design Awards

This month, JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE received a Mayor’s Design Award for our work on Woodie Fisher, part of the Hilton Garden Inn Denver Union Station. The extensive seven-year undertaking to rehabilitate the 130-year-old Hose House No. 1 building resulted in a timeless, contemporary restaurant in Denver’s Union Station neighborhood.  Constructed in 1881, the Denver Hose House…


Celebrating the Contributions and Achievements of our Founder, Jim Johnson, AIA

JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE is honored to celebrate our Founding Partner, Jim Johnson, as he retires from an extraordinary 43-year architecture career in December. Lending his architectural design expertise on many hospitality, urban housing and mixed-use projects, Jim’s work has helped shape the built environment in beneficial ways in Denver and beyond.   Since founding our firm…


JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE Showcases Meticulous Design of Hilton Garden Inn at Denver Design Week

Every year during Denver Design Week, we look forward to connecting with Denver’s thriving design community and finding inspiration in the way architecture and design can have a positive and meaningful impact in our world. This year, we were thrilled to host our own DDW session and share our expertise through a tour and panel at the new Hilton…


Nicole Nathan Featured in milehimodern

Our very own Nicole Nathan, partner at JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE, recently met with milehimodern at the one and only Moxy Denver Cherry Creek. Read her full interview here and also below! Is there a project you are most proud of? I am most proud of The Maven in Dairy Block in downtown Denver. I think it fits well in…


JNS Trail Building in Castle Rock

We love when we can put our design expertise to work in new and meaningful ways. In October, our team members Sammy Kelly, Sindhuri Patllola, Amanda Elbergdar, Janet Farias, Erin Chant and Miki Blair volunteered with Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado to create a new trail in Castle Rock for Coloradans and visitors to enjoy.  Partnering with organizations…


Revitalizing Local Markets through Hospitality Design: Stock Island, Florida

Since 1993, JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE has completed hundreds of hospitality, urban housing and mixed-use projects across the country with an equal focus on creativity and context. In addition to design quality, we are deeply committed to understanding the economic impact of each and every one of our projects. Through our work, we have seen first-hand…


Celebrating a New Chapter at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel

We were excited to kick off the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel renovation last month. This monumental project will transform the face of the hotel and create a vibrant, engaging space on the 16th Street Mall.  JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE is providing the architecture and interior design for the hotel’s public spaces and porte cochere. Our design…


Hotel St. Cloud Renovation Featured on CBS Denver

JOHNSON NATHAN STROHE unveiled plans for the renovation of the Hotel St. Cloud in Cañon City with CBS Denver earlier this month. In partnership with Unbridled, we are currently in the early conceptual design phase to reopen and restore this historic building.  The Hotel St. Cloud boasts a rich, colorful history that we aim to preserve…


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