Connecticut Building Congress

Merit Award for One State Street Café

Andrea Olson

joins ID3A

Caitlin Magoon

joins ID3A

June 2017 - CBC

February 2017 - ID3A

January 2017 - ID3A

The Connecticut Building Congress recognized outstanding building projects that exemplify project team excellence and represent the best practices in teamwork by project owners, architects, engineers, constructors and trades.  Hartford Steam Boiler's One State Street Cafe won a Team Merit Award for 2017.





Andrea Olson recently joined ID3A as an interior designer. Since completing her Master of Architecture at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Andrea has worked in both architecture and interior design primarily in the higher education and K-12 sectors. She also has experience in residential design-build and kitchen and bath design.  Andrea excels in space planning, material, finish and furniture specification, client presentations and design and construction documentation and administration.


Caitlin Magoon recently joined ID3A as an interior designer. With a bachelor's in architecture from  Wentworth Institute of Technology, Caitlin has worked in both architecture and interior design.  She has gained experience at several firms in New England working in the healthcare and higher educational sectors. Caitlin excels in interior planning, space planning, material and finish selection and specification and client presentations.


Motomi Kobayashi

joins ID3A

October 2016 - ID3A

Motomi Kobayashi recently joined ID3A as a junior designer. A graduate of Drexel University, Motomi has gained her initial experience in residential and kitchen design. She possesses exceptional computer skills with SketchUp, 3DsMax, Revit and Adobe Creative Suite and is currently creating  renderings for our new UConn Law School Student Center project.

How Creative Interior Design Can Help Brand Your Business....

September 26, 2016 - High Profile

Interior design affects our lives every day. Exploring possibilities, working with the right interior design partner, and finding the right design make all the difference in crafting how people experience the business, not just the space, and the right choices can lift a business to a new level. I had the privilege of interviewing four interior designers from three members of the ...



Hartford Parking Authority


February 20, 2016 - ID3A

The Hartford Parking Authority relocated to the second floor of a historic 1920’s office building adjacent The Old State House in downtown Hartford.   Working with a conservative budget and tight schedule, the project involved renovating a 5,000 square foot space rich in historic detail. Existing floor to ceiling brass mullioned windows overlook...



Ralph Nader's

Builds Shrine to Tort Law

September 28, 2015 - NPR

Consumer advocate and former presidential candidate Ralph Nader recently opened a museum filled with items like defective toys and unsafe machines all tied together under a unifying theme: tort law.  Unless you're a lawyer, you might not quite know the exact meaning of the word tort.  "It's a wrongful injury," Nader says. "It's a wrongful act that..



Ralph Nader's

Tort Museum

September 28, 2015 - The New Yorker

In nineteen-forties Mississippi, William Daniels, an employee of the United Novelty Company, was cleaning a piece of his employer’s machinery. Daniels was using gasoline as a cleaning agent even though the company had repeatedly told its employees not to clean with gasoline. As he cleaned, the gasoline leaked through the machine and soaked a rat hiding underneath it. The rat ran under another machine for cover—a gas heater.



Nicole Desjardins

joins ID3A

August 2015 - ID3A

Nicole Desjardins recently joined ID3A as a junior designer. A graduate of Mount Ida College,  Nicole earned a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design.  She is experienced in AutoCAD, Sketchup, FF&E and samples coordinating and organizing.

Jay Stabach Joins


February 4, 2015 - ID3A, LLC

Jay has recently joined ID3A as Project Architect.  His educational background consists of a comprehensive theoretical, historical and technical curriculum with an added focus on the urban environment.  Jay has 13 years of experience in architectural design and construction and has experience with developing design concepts, producing construction documents, including consultant coordination and construction administration.


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Finalsite Lobby