// arthitectural / Boston

Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects LLP
Boston’s Tallest Residential Building


Construction is under way for a 61-story residential tower that will house a hotel and luxury condominiums in Boston’s historic Back Bay. The building, known as Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences One Dalton Street, is being designed by Pei Cobb Freed & Partners (Henry N. Cobb and Roy Barris, lead designers) and Cambridge Seven […]


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Mathieu Lehanneur
Café ArtScience in Boston


‘The greatest innovations and discoveries have rarely taken shape behind a desk. Archimedes was in his bath, Newton beneath an apple tree and Steve Jobs in a garage. Café ArtScience would have put these three great minds on the same sofa!’ said Mathieu Lehanneur. Strategically positioned between the prestigious Harvard and MIT universities, Café ArtScience […]


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Maryann Thompson Architects
International School of Boston


The International School of Boston, founded in 1962, is a private Pre-K-12 school that has experienced significant growth in the last 10 years, and is now seeking to consolidate their currently divided campuses of Arlington and Cambridge. In 2011, ISB engaged Maryann Thompson Architects to develop a Master Plan for their Cambridge campus. Shortly after […]


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Prandina
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum


Prandina, an Italian brand who works in the interior lighting design and has its headquarters in Bassano del Grappa (Vi), was chosen among the favoured suppliers of the new and important Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum expansion project, realized by Renzo Piano in Boston. The new construction features four four volumes clad in green pre-patinated copper and […]


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Sasaki Associates
Allen & Gerritsen Headquarters


allen & gerritsen, a Boston-area advertising agency, is constantly on to what’s next. When the time came to upgrade and expand their offices, they decided to move from Watertown to the up-and-coming Seaport District along the Boston Harbor, also known as the Innovation District. a&g engaged Sasaki to ensure that their new 7th-floor space also […]


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Aétrangère
Treepods


Conceived as a green intelligent device, the Treepod is much more than urban furniture. The TREEPODS INIATIVE is a sustainable project leaded by AETRANGERE (former Influx_Studio) and ShiftBoston. The value of this initiative is to anticipate the introduction of De-carbonisation technologies into the urban fabric. Therefore, the aim of this collaboration is to allow to […]


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Architecture & Design, part. 14
Henry Hobson Richardson


Henry Hobson Richardson developed a style based on medieval architecture and the Roman architecture. His work was mannerist and consistent. Here are a few examples of his work.


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map-lab
ResilienCity


The International Living Future Institute launched the Living City Design Competition in 2010, seeking designs for our cities in the year 2035. map-lab’s submission was ResilienCity. ResilienCity seeks to set the vision for the future of Boston’s Innovation District, a new neighborhood built on greyfield and brownfield sites that will provide residences and workplaces for […]


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