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Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects LLP
Iconic Tower for Downtown Sacramento


Pei Cobb Freed & Partners has unveiled its design for a glass-clad tower that will be the largest corporate headquarters in downtown Sacramento. A project of Vanir Development Company, the 26-story building is set to rise on a prime J Street site within walking distance of the new Sacramento sports arena. With its dynamic form […]


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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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Kohn Pedersen Fox
McCord Hall


At Arizona State University’s McCord Hall, architects KPF and lighting designers Lam Partners used light to give the building a dynamic nighttime feature. “The oculus at McCord Hall can be conceived as a ‘pivot’ between the two wings of the school. To emphasize this, we wanted to create a visual anchor that was as interesting […]


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Modulus
Violin Memory


Taking over a drab tilt-up building and turning it into a corporate headquarters for the hottest flash memory and storage company on the planet required vision, strategic planning and exacting precision. Ok, no problem. Starting with a simple fin wall and canopy addition that allowed for exemplary signage from Interstate 101, and an opportunity for […]


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Steven Holl Architects
Queens Library


The prominent site on the East River, facing a magnificent view of Manhattan, inspired the design, which cuts the lines of the main interior circulation route into the west façade. A “Manhattan view” stair rises up from the open arrival space, allowing the users a great view toward the city, flanked perpendicularly by reading tables […]


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Steven Holl Architects
NYU Department of Philosophy


The Dean of the Faculty of Arts & Sciences and a committee of Philosophy Professors collaborated in the selection of Steven Holl Architects to design the complete interior renovation of an 1890 corner building at 5 Washington Place for the consolidation of the New York University Department of Philosophy within a concept which organizes the […]


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