Break Out of the Box
It started in June 2001 with a survey asking neighbors and residents of Seattle’s High Point development which of seven housing types they preferred for the site.
Fairbanks Ridge Achieves Style andAffordability
SAN DIEGO, CA. - Fairbanks Ridge Apartments is an affordable housing development integrated into an upscale master-planned community that includes million-dollar homes.
Gatehouse Mixes Supportive Housing with SmallBusiness
BOSTON, MASS. - The new Gatehouse building isn’t just home to 14 recently homeless individuals or people at risk of becoming homeless.
Wraparound Condos Highlight Collaboration
MINNEAPOLIS - On a small site along 10th Avenue in Minneapolis, adjacent to one of the largest redevelopment efforts in the city’s history, sits the Midtown Exchange Condos on the Greenway.
Wilshire's new Sogno collection combines sleek metalwork with hand-blown glass to make each piece a contemporary design element.
Made from cast aluminum, the GR16 series spotlight is minimal and sleek?ideal for high-design solutions. Its low-profile-fitting extension houses the transformer, while the lamp ring opens easily to accept an entire range of accessories, such as color and UV-blocking filters. The unit accommodates...
Enhanced Materials for Light Dispersion
Luminaires are now capable of feats designers once thought an R&D pipe dream, owing to the contributions of, for example, high-reflectivity paint and metal, and thin-layer lenses.
Codes: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
No matter the type of project, one thing is clear: lighting energy codes are not going away. Designers must learn to communicate with regulatory agencies as they seek a balance between efficiency and creativity.
Making The light impression
Abie Colotto, director of design Friedmutter group
Influential Architect Designs for Homeless
World-renowned architect Helmut Jahn is known for designing corporate headquarters and international airports. He can now add affordable housing to his resume.