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TACKarchitects
ART[house]


ART[house] at its core attempts to blur the boundaries between interior and exterior environments, while creating a sophisticated canvas in which the owner can display their extensive art collection. The design finds inspiration from the work of Richard Neutra, and some of his more notable projects such as the Kaufmann House. Every room within the […]


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Blaze Makoid Architecture
Daniel’s Lane Residence


Design Philosophy Simply put, our goal with each and every project is to create a “total built environment” that is a modern reflection of our clients. We recognize that the investment and trust that our clients place in our hands is substantial and in doing so, we do not pursue the fashion of the moment, […]


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Jendretzki
Park Ave. Residence


Park Ave NYC is place to some of the most beautiful, elegant, timeless, and iconic homes. The goal for this apartment was no different. Working with a forwarding thinking client we were able to blend the beauty of Upper East Side classic design with modern clean lines.  The result, a functional, fantastically appointed apartment equally […]


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Bercy Chen Studio
Shore Vista Boat House


Shore Vista Boat House is located on a bend in Lake Austin across from Canyonland Nature Preserve in Austin, Texas. The site is suggestive of the elliptical form that maximizes the beautiful views of the undulating hills beyond. Rounded edges of the dock, along with the curved glass railing, peel away, allowing more of the landscape to be captured […]


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BIG
Mid-Market Arts Building in San Francisco


BIG is chosen as the winner of 950-974 Market, a 446,000 sqf (ca. 42,000 sqm) mixed-use development including residences, retail, arts space and theaters in the heart of San Francisco’s Mid-Market neighborhood. The San Francisco-based real estate development company Group I is working closely with the City of San Francisco to establish a new Mid-Market Arts […]


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Beal
Derkenne Construction


The Resort, Campustown’s new upscale amenities facility, finished its final phase to complete the project’s vision in November of 2012. Beal | Derkenne Construction has created a comfortable, modern building through the use of simple building materials that is directed towards Campustown’s goal of building a community through friendship and excitement. The project connects existing […]


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Colkitt&Co
Dlush Lounge at Rock Church


San Diego megachurch, Rock Church, located in Point Loma, California, is now home to Dlush Lounge, an innovative cafe on the church grounds for all staff, students, Sunday-goers, and visitors to enjoy. Dlush and Pastor Miles McPherson, former NFL player and lead pastor of the 20,000+ attendee megachurch, brought on Colkitt&Co to complete the transformation from stodgy cafeteria, to trendy […]


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Steven Holl Architects
Visual Arts building at University of Iowa


The new Visual Arts facility for the University of Iowa’s School of Art and Art History provides 126,000 sf of loftlike space for the departments of ceramics, sculpture, metals, photography, print making and 3D multimedia. It will also include graduate student studios, faculty and staff studios and offices, and gallery space. The new Visual Arts Building replaces […]


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Ward + Blake Architects
Parker Residence


From the onset, the Parker Residence remodel presented two potentially divergent goals: to transform a 1980s bachelor pad into a comfortable family home and to retain all that the client loved about the original structure. To achieve both ends, Ward + Blake referenced the forms and character defining features of the original design as a […]


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SILO AR+D
North Presbyterian Church


Project background:   North Presbyterian Church houses a unique congregation in urban Cleveland. With dwindling or relocated congregations, urban churches from a variety of denominations (including Presbyterian) are being closed and decommissioned at a staggering rate within Cleveland’s urban core. With a congregation from diverse socioeconomic and spiritual backgrounds, North Church has fought to continue […]


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Colkitt&Co
PUMA Factory Outlet Center


Colkitt&Co’s model is revolutionizing PUMA’s global outlet program with mobile fixture kits that allow for more flexible and sustainable retail design. Between interchangeable stock parts made of 100 percent recycled materials, to a 35 percent more energy efficient design, the PUMA factory outlet center (FOC) model is setting a precedent for LEED Platinum retail design.   The FOC […]


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Behnisch Architekten + Ayers Saint Gross
John and Frances Angelos Law Center


The new home of the John and Frances Angelos Law Center unites classrooms, faculty offices, administrative space, and the law library under a single roof for the first time in the history of the school. The building, located at the prominent intersection of Mount Royal Avenue and Charles Street, functionally & symbolically defines the Law School as […]


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studioMDA
Loft in Noho


The design of the loft is in a way antithetical to Manhattan’s Noho neighborhood, where the common practice is the open plan. The approach for this residence was to curate gallery-like vistas in the living areas and separate the sleeping spaces to allow each its own identity and privacy. The children’s wall provides a home […]


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MA2
New York Office Tower


The concept proposal is located in Manhattan’s South Street Seaport as an office tower with an adjacent parking structure. In its inception the tower is a product of preserving angles within a complex plane grid, which has been interfered by a Mobius geometric transformation. By manipulating a two-dimensional grid using asymptotic developments, it generates a […]


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studioMDA
Paul Kasmin Gallery


Located in the densely populated gallery neighborhood of Chelsea in Manhattan, the Paul Kasmin Gallery seeks to create a new dialogue between pedestrian, visitor, and art. The design of the gallery creates a clean open space connecting the street to the inside. The gallery features a floor to ceiling glass façade, allowing over sized pieces […]


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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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GrizForm Design Architects
Farmers Fishers Bakers


Farmers Fishers Bakers, a 9,700squarefoot Washington, DC restaurant, turns rustic design on its head, introducing a thoughtful and playful farm concept that reimagines the farmtotable dining experience. This new inventive eatery takes root in the former home of Farmers & Fishers, a restaurant that incurred extensive water damage after a floodgate malfunction on the nearby Potomac River. Owners tapped a local […]


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Olson Kundig Architects
WSU Visitor Center


Construction is underway on the new Washington State University visitor center designed by the design-build team, Olson Kundig Architects and Sellen Construction. Located on the west edge of the WSU campus in Pullman, Washington, the 4,277 square-foot visitor center will provide visitor information and orientation to WSU and the Palouse region, an overview of student […]


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DUDZIK Studios
Walloon Lake House


Leading innovative design firm DUDZIK Studios recently completed The Walloon Lake House. It is situated on, and named after, the beautiful azure blue lake in northwestern Michigan that Ernest Hemingway frequently summered on. It is a 3,800 square foot cottage that completely re-envisioned a small 1960’s structure. The original home, a beloved family nexus, was […]


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Trident Sustainability Group
306 W. Waldburg


Nestled in the Historic Victorian District of Savannah, Georgia this project ushers in a new era of sustainable design. Among the adjoining Victorian homes, it stands, as a beacon of modern ingenuity, blending historically compatible materials with a modern flare. The project fills a niche market of dense housing that retains a single-family home scale […]


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