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Leucos Solea Light \ Javier Mariscal

Leucos Solea Light \ Javier Mariscal

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• February 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Designed by Javier Mariscal, this wall/ceiling piece is composed of two overlapping, decorative panels made of handcrafted, rolled glass. Against a glowing glass diffuser, the panels emit a unique, partially subdued brilliance, like that of a half or quarter moon. Panels are available in combinations of grey/black and silk white/opaque white. + Design facts Product: […]

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New Installation by JOEL SHAPIRO at Rice Gallery

New Installation by JOEL SHAPIRO at Rice Gallery

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• February 12, 2012 • Comments (1)

Shapiro’s Rice Gallery installation, on view through March 18, is a gravity-defying array of color, form, shape and line. Wooden elements, vibrantly painted with supersaturated pigment and casein, seemingly levitate in the air as they are held in tension by string stretching from the center of the gallery’s floor to points on the ceiling. The […]

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Leucos Wins Four GOOD DESIGN 2011 Awards

Leucos Wins Four GOOD DESIGN 2011 Awards

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• January 13, 2012 • Comments (0)

New “Aro” Pendant Among the Elite Chosen Leucos USA is hitting the ground running in 2012. The company is pleased to announce that it has been recognized for excellence by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture and Urban Studies. The prestigious organizations bestowed their GOOD DESIGN award […]

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Trump Hollywood / Steven G.

Trump Hollywood / Steven G.

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• December 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by award-winning designer Steven G., Trump Hollywood is a luxury residential building located on the beautiful beach of Hollywood, FL. The project is one of the most prestigious condominiums in south Florida. It holds 200 residences which all feature floor-to-ceiling windows, large balconies to take in the view of the ocean and top of […]

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de-spec converted meat storage space into luxury flower shop

de-spec converted meat storage space into luxury flower shop

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• December 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

CHALLENGE: In the heart of the meat packing district in New York, turning a meat storage space into a luxury flower shop SOLUTION: The solution was based on the juxtaposition of the program and urban changes in the area. One’s memory is carved with images of cows skinned hanging on large steel overhangs required to […]

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Washington Square Plaza \ estudioOCA

Washington Square Plaza \ estudioOCA

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• November 29, 2011 • Comments (0)

This study for the treatment of the future subway extension to North Beach takes into consideration the historic value of the neighborhood and existing park, and attempts to create an improved pedestrian experience while minimizing the impact on the community. The proposed plaza replaces a small, inaccessible landscaped area and a short section of Powell […]

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Luxury Loft Apartment Renovation \ Guillaume Gentet

Luxury Loft Apartment Renovation \ Guillaume Gentet

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• November 19, 2011 • Comments (1)

Guillaume Gentet was given the task of converting a 1 bedroom, 2 bathroom luxury loft apartment into a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom unit. The total area was also increased by 500SF from 2,673 to 3,073 through the extension of the upper mezzanine. + Project Highlights One bedroom, two bathroom loft apartment converted into a three […]

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Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art \ Janis Leonard Design Associates

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art \ Janis Leonard Design Associates

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• October 25, 2011 • Comments (1)

MDO recently collaborated with Janis Leonard Design Associates for the new Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMOCA) Lounge space- lounge grand opening is just before Halloween – October 28. A redesign of existing gallery space- the client needed an area that would serve to contrast yet mirror the modernity of the art on the walls, […]

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Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion at Philadelphia Museum of Art

Zaha Hadid: Form In Motion at Philadelphia Museum of Art

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• October 23, 2011 • Comments (0)

Installation Design by Zaha Hadid Creates Dynamic Setting for Exhibition of Her Recent Product Designs Zaha Hadid: Form in Motion (September 17, 2011 – March 25, 2012) Exhibition Gallery, Perelman Building Zaha Hadid, one of the most innovative architects of the twenty-first century and the first woman to receive the renowned Pritzker Architecture Prize in […]

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Curtain Window at Mercantile Lofts \ LADG

Curtain Window at Mercantile Lofts \ LADG

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• October 22, 2011 • Comments (0)

Curtain Window is a façade renovation of an historic building in Downtown Los Angeles. The original building, constructed in 1906, was designed in the Chicago School Beaux-Arts style, although this style is most apparent in the top five stories. The building previously rested on a style-less foot at the street and mezzanine levels that were […]

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