Blue Ridge Labs at Robin Hood is a social impact incubator that brings new technologies and support systems to low income communities that are often not recognized by current markets.
- Method Design Architecture + Urbanism, PLLC
- KM Poseidon Corp.
- Firefly Lighting, LLC
- Method Design, Kevin Chu
Here, new developer teams and entrepreneurs are brought into the space to help them realize their aspirations in a collective environment geared towards the teams' cross-pollination of ideas and work methods. With this process in mind, Method Design established a matrix planning strategy to ensure that teams could interact in a series of meeting, working, and social spaces that allowed for both focused work and shared social interaction.
A communal incubator space that utilizes the proous boundary between bands of infrastructure and work space to create moments of creative sharing and socialization