Interkom Articles

An Endless Pursuit of Education

“The world is a university and everyone in it is a teacher. Make sure when you wake up in the morning, you go to school.” ―T. D. Jakes When you hear the word education, what comes to mind? For many of us images of our first day of kindergarten come to mind, walking up to […]

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Calling All Designers!

It’s time get inspired! With all creative professions there is value in exercises that encourage vitality, enliven our minds and spur on our imagination. There is value in getting out of our desks, getting face to face and getting those creative juices flowing. Here at KOMA, when we hear about opportunities to come together as […]

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An Interview with Kevin Dümmer

How long have you been at KOMA and how did you land here? I began working at KOMA 7 years ago. Time flies by! I was living in New Jersey at the time and was wanting to move back to Minnesota, so I began to research firms in the Twin Cities and came across KOMA. […]

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Summer Travel Inspiration

As designers it is hard not to find inspiration everywhere we go and this summer was no exception. We took a lot of trips, some far and some close but no matter the destination we found something that caught our eye. As summer comes to an end, we thought we’d share where we went and […]

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Engineering and Animals

When I was young I always wanted to be a marine biologist. I loved animals, our family dog and the outdoors and wanted to merge that with a career. As you probably guessed, my career didn’t end up going that way or I wouldn’t be sitting here writing this article. But animals are still very […]

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Learning a Different Language

When I paused to take inventory of professional goals, designing my own home was not high on that list. As a long-time commercial architect, I last designed a house as an assignment in college, but through various twists and turns I’ve found myself doing it again – this time for myself. It has been an […]

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All Things Interiors

We have interiors on the brain and so we thought it was only fitting to sit down with our newest interior designer, Leanne Tanguay, and get her thoughts on design inspiration, trends and why she loves interior design.

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Becoming an Architect

July 2016 – School is out for the summer and with the longer days and warmer weather comes the memories of those good old days when class was no longer in session and time was spent soaking in the short-lived Minnesota season with late nights, bonfires, cabins, and bare feet. Of course we all miss […]

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NeoCon 2016

A few weeks ago, two of our interior designers Cindy Nagel and Leanne Tanguay headed to the Windy City to take in new interior products and trends at NeoCon 2016. They sat down to tell us the best of the best, what to expect in design and the best places to visit the next time […]

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A Look Back…

We said a big congratulations to Alisha this past month when she passed her architectural registration exams and it got us thinking – what was the first project I ever signed…

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