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Around the World Wednesday

Today on our Around the World Wednesday post, we’d like to applaud Curbed for their unique, monthly series that invites an emerging architect to redesign an existing structure in his or her city. The Curbed article we’re highlighting today looks … Continue reading

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Through the Designer’s Eyes

 By: Joshua Thompson The plight of all architects seems to be calculating and observing a space – and how others interact with that space – before actually enjoying the atmosphere, party or people. Here’s what I mean… Just before sunset, … Continue reading

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Avalon: Product Spotlight

In past blogs we have spoken to the programming, branding continuity, the skating rink and overall place making that contribute to the energy and vibe of Avalon. Additionally, site furniture, fireplaces, fountains, pots, bocce, etc., liberally sprinkled throughout a development … Continue reading

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Around the World Wednesday

A $175 million plan was recently announced for a floating park to join Manhattan’s waterfront. The park, to be known as Pier 55, would live atop a parallelogram-shaped platform 186 feet off the Hudson River shoreline and feature amenities such … Continue reading

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Around the World Wednesday

Wired recently published a compelling story that is perfect fodder to kick off our Around the World Wednesday series, in which we’ll look at innovative design techniques and inspirational projects from around the world. Wired’s story highlights an imaginative vision … Continue reading

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Creating a Programmable Plaza at Avalon

As we count down the final three days until the opening of Avalon, one thing we are most excited about is seeing The Plaza come to life. We designed it to be Avalon’s hub of energy and activity. We talk … Continue reading

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