John Portman

Portman Holdings – Andrew Young’s Remembrances

We can say that from Atlanta-based points-of-view, especially those combining political, commercial and Civil Rights perspectives, no two people were more personally immersed (together or independently) than Andrew Young and John Portman. It’s common knowledge that Martin Luther King’s confidante and the world-renowned architect joined forces on transforming our hometown into the international city that […]

John Portman’s “Koan” Documentary – A Wrap

For the past two years, DSE has creatively partnered with well-respected individuals and companies in producing our most ambitious project to date, the “Koan” long-form documentary. With our (initially) finalized version delivered for a March event at Georgia Tech, our storyline spotlights the world-renowned architect John Portman, his global impact on building design, and his […]

Portman – Family & Philanthropy

Our mission was to create a mini-documentary spotlighting the familial and philanthropic achievements of John Portman, the world’s most accomplished architect. Much to the amazement of the professionals at the Portman companies, this is exactly what we were able to deliver in close to record time.  This being our fourth collaboration with and/or for Mr. Portman, […]