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Artaic - Innovative Mosaics for Integrative Cancer Research

Artaic – Innovative Mosaics for Integrative Cancer Research

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• March 29, 2011 • Comments (1)

Artaic creates 330 square foot custom mosaic for the MIT Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research Two years and $220M later, the grand opening ceremony of MIT’s Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research was set for March 4. Yet the building was still without an important finishing touch. Supplier issues had left lead architect James […]

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Cafe Bustelo | NC-office

Cafe Bustelo | NC-office

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• March 28, 2011 • Comments (0)

Designed by NC-office, the Cafe Bustelo project is an interior build-out at the Gansevoort Hotel South in Miami Beach. The design seeks to emphasize the proportions of the shell by juxtaposing two distinct volumes. The space is divided longitudinally into a compressed mezzanine which contains the service areas, and a double-height volume which is defined […]

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Pryor House | Bates Masi + Architects

Pryor House | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (3)

American architectural firm Bates Masi + Architects completed the Pryor house located in Montauk, NY. The house occupies a hill in Montauk with a distant view of ocean. A site that the owners, a couple with two young boys, spent years to find. It is the couple’s reprieve from their home in the city, to […]

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Ellis Residence | Coates Design

Ellis Residence | Coates Design

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• March 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

American architectural practice Coates Design has completed the Ellis Residence in Bainbridge Island, Washington. Ed, house owner, describes the first morning in their home, When I saw the sunrise with the skyline of Seattle as a backdrop the whole process was all worth it. Perched high upon Yeomalt Bluff, the Ellis Residence enjoys a commanding […]

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Inkanta Design Store | NC-office

Inkanta Design Store | NC-office

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• March 25, 2011 • Comments (0)

Miami-based firm NC-office recently completed the Inkanta Design Store located in Miami Beach at the 1111 Parking Garage designed by Herzog and De Meuron. The project is a retail interior located at the 1111 Building on Lincoln Road in Miami Beach. The space is defined by two walls which contain the display cases. The walls […]

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Ed Roberts Campus | Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Ed Roberts Campus | Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

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• March 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Commemorating the life of an international leader and educator in the disability rights movement, the Ed Roberts Campus recently opened in Berkeley. When Ed Roberts founded Berkeley’s Center for Independent Living (CIL) in 1972, it was the world’s first organization to be run by and for people with disabilities. After Roberts’s death in 1995, the […]

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Petals Collection for Nachtmann | Alvaro Uribe

Petals Collection for Nachtmann | Alvaro Uribe

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• March 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

In a successful collaboration with German manufacturer Nachtmann and Riedel, Alvaro Uribe has created a collection of three Crystal Lead products (Petals Collection) that poetically reflects the purity of the material and the expertise of Nachtmann as a worldwide leader in the production of glass. These products were launched during the Messe Ambiente in Frankfurt […]

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Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center | Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center | Valerio Dewalt Train Associates

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• March 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Valerio Dewalt Train Associates has designed the new Laboratory Schools, Early Childhood Center for University of Chicago. Founded by John Dewey in 1886, the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools have been a successful and evolving experiment in an educational model that prioritizes the learning environment as teacher. In 2007, the Schools embarked on one of […]

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Crystal Stone at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show

Crystal Stone at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show

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• March 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Last month, we’ve introduced the Dare to Design competition held by Crystal Stone, which gave designers the chance to submit ideas for the stone presentations at the Home Design Show and Artist Project NY exhibits. Well, how was that? Did you join it? It is the time now to visit the showcase at the Architectural […]

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 Design Incubator - Theater of Production \ Alan Lu

Design Incubator – Theater of Production \ Alan Lu

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• February 20, 2011 • Comments (1)

Alan Lu shared with us his academic project and concept just recently completed at MIT in Cambridge, MA. + Project description by Alan Lu This project by Alan Lu explores the notion of programmatic extremism in a design incubator facility where a central defined figure that contains a vertically integrated manufacturing/workloft arrangement occupies the void […]

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