To improve the built environment in Black neighborhoods through architecture and design using a comprehensive and collaborative method that draws on strong relationships with local communities and a deep understanding of their issues.
To continue the development of a Black architectural language that reflects the traditions, values, and cultural norms of Black people, and simultanesouly develop resources of which the wider community can take advantage.
offTOP is focused on the intersection of architecture, Black art, culture, and experience. We host educational programs for inner city youth, public panel discussions, exhibitions for local artists, and promote health and wellness.
Culturally Competent Design
Consultation Landscape Design
Landscape Feasibility Survey