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Sat, 12 Feb 2011 00:09:39 +0000 en http://www.archpaper.com/ Silicon Greenhouse http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7885 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/04-bjarke-ingels-heatherwick-google-design-hq.jpg" /><br/><b>Renderings and video of Bjarke Ingels' and Heatherwick's Google headquarters unveiled.</b>: (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7885">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7885 Open> Huckleberry Bicycles http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7884 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/huckleberry_04.jpg" /><br/><b>David Baker Architects turns salvaged materials into a bike shop in San Francisco.</b>:<p style="border-top: 5px solid rgb(0, 170, 238); margin: 6px 10px 10px 0pt; padding: 8px; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(221, 221, 221); float: left; width: 220px; -moz-background-inline-policy: continuous; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font: 13px/150% helvetica,arial,sans-serif;"><b>Huckleberry Bicycles</b><br /> 1073 Market St., San Francisco<br /> Tel: 415-484-6575<br /> Designer: David Baker Architects</p> <p>Even before Twitter descended on Market Street in San Francisco’s once downtrodden Mid-Market district, there was Huckleberry Bicycles, a retail and repair shop and de (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7884">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7884 Getting a New Do http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7883 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/rayette-6.jpg" /><br/><b>Former St. Paul hairspray warehouse now loft housing.</b>:<p>The Lowertown Historic District in downtown St. Paul has been undergoing a new wave of redevelopment lately. This summer, the restored Union Depot re-opened as a multi-model transit hub, including a new light rail line connecting St. Paul to Minneapolis. One block away, a new stadium for the St. Paul Saints baseball club (designed by Snow Kreilich Architects) is under construction next to the St. Paul Farmers Market. In addition, numerous restaurants, art galleries, and coffee and retail shops are cropping up in Lowertown.</p> <p>“What a great time to rehabilitate a historic warehous (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7883">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7883 How Clive Wilkinson Architects Made a Superdesk http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7882 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/superdesk.jpg" /><br/><b>Endless table materializes intra-office connectivity in plywood, MDF, and epoxy.</b>: (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7882">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7882 Q+A> Stephanie Reich http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7881 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/Sunset-La-Cienega_High-Res.jpg" /><br/><b>West Hollywood Urban Designer Stephanie Reich discusses her agenda and the city's tradition of collaborative design.</b>:<p style="padding:10px;margin:12px 0; background:#eee;color:#333;line-height:130%;font-size:16px;">It’s been more than four years since popular West Hollywood Urban Designer John Chase passed away. His successor, Stephanie Reich, has been actively promoting an agenda stressing design and practicality, working with her staff and city leaders to cope with the demands of a rapidly densifying city. She’s also known as a tough cookie, sending anything less than the best back to the drawing board. <i>AN</i> West editor Sam Lubell sat down with Reich to discuss her agenda, the city’ (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7881">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7881 In Detail> Cooper Hewitt Casework http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7880 Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/Tools_-Extending-Our-Reach-3.jpg" /><br/><b>Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Goppion create sleek and flexible casework for the newly renovated Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum.</b>:<p>The</p> <a href="http://www.archpaper.com/news/articles.asp?id=7836">recently reopened Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum in New York</a> <p>represents the combined work of no less than 13 design firms that came together to update the old Carnegie Mansion—which underwent renovations by Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates in 1977 and Polshek Partnership in 2001—for 21st century visitors. Integral to that goal is a collection of site-specific, flexible, and modular display systems designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro (DS+R) and produced in collaboration with Italian casework (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7880">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7880 Review> Architecture Beyond Borders http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7879 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/pg-71.jpg" /><br/><b>Carlos Brillembourg reads <em>Modern Architecture in Latin America: Art, Technology, and Utopia.</em></b>:<p style="border-top: 5px solid rgb(0, 170, 238); margin: 6px 10px 25px 0pt; padding: 8px; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(221, 221, 221); -moz-background-inline-policy: continuous; float: left; width: 250px; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: helvetica,arial,sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 150%;"><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0292762976/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=0292762976&linkCode=as2&tag=brokesidew-20&linkId=YORHXYVEFC3SFZR3"><i><b>Modern Architecture in Latin America: Art, Technology, and Utopia</b>< (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7879">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7879 AN Video> Philadelphia's Reading Viaduct http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7878 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/reading-viaduct-video.jpg" /><br/><b>Tour Philly's future linear park with the designers and activists behind the visionary project.</b>: (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7878">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7878 Los Angeles' Green Thumb http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7877 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/Node_B_Final_updated.jpg" /><br/><b>Urban agriculture study proposes farming near Downtown Los Angeles.</b>:<p>It has a name that is reminiscent of a certain friendly ghost, and nobody would mistake it for farmland, but the zone bounded by the CASP, or Cornfield Arroyo Seco Specific Plan, could be the future of Los Angeles’ efforts to adopt urban farming.</p> <p>A team led by Perkins+Will and the LA River Corp just released the results of its Urban Agriculture Study for the area, which borders the LA River and gritty neighborhoods such as Chinatown, Cypress Park, Lincoln Heights, and Glassell Park. Funded by State Proposition 84, the study zeroes in on agriculture projects that can both attra (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7877">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7877 Des Moines Dialogue by Substance Architecture http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7876 Wed, 25 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/PavPS_Architecture1.jpg" /><br/><b>Zinc and glass unite riverfront pavilion and pump house.</b>: (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7876">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7876 Q+A> Thomas Heatherwick http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7875 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/lowres666_01_HR_LearningHub_CREDIT_HeatherwickStudio-300-dpi.jpg" /><br/><b>As his new exhibition opens in Los Angeles, the english architect takes time to discuss his views on design.</b>: (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7875">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7875 House> Torr Kaelan http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7874 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/IMG_0082.jpg" /><br/><b>Architect Rob Quigley designed himself a live-work studio in downtown San Diego.</b>:<p>On a recent morning, sunlight raked the white concrete block of architect Rob Quigley’s new five-story live/work building in downtown San Diego. He and wife Kathleen, who served as contractor, have dubbed the building Torr Kaelan, Gaelic for rock outcropping or boulder. It includes a pair of penthouses on the fourth and fifth floors, as well as offices on the second and third floors, occupied by Quigley’s firm and a graphic design company.</p> <p>Nearby, the dome of San Diego’s new central library, also designed by Quigley, stands as a civic beacon. Together with Antoine (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7874">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7874 Unveiled> Inter-Act http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7873 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/M-Rad-Inter-Act-Tower-_-Downtown-Project.jpg" /><br/><b>M-Rad Studio designs a building for the live-work revolution in downtown Las Vegas.</b>:<p style="border-top: 5px solid rgb(0, 170, 238); margin: 6px 10px 10px 0pt; padding: 8px; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(221, 221, 221); -moz-background-inline-policy: continuous; float: left; width: 205px; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: helvetica,arial,sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 150%;"><span class="bold">Inter-Act</span><br /> <b>Architect:</b> M-Rad Studio<br /> <b>Client:</b> Tony Hsieh<br /> <b>Location:</b> Las Vegas, NV<br /> <b>Completion:</b> TBD</p> <p>Zappos CEO <a href="http://archpaper.com/news/articles.asp?id=7511">Tony Hsieh is at it again</a> (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7873">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7873 Facing the Wall: 6 Wild Wallcoverings http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7872 Tue, 24 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT <img src="http://www.archpaper.com/uploads/image/4-architects-paper.com_.jpg" /><br/><b>Wallcoverings have come a long way since the days of fuzzy, flocked papers in garish colors.</b>: (<a href="http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7872">Continue reading.</a>) News http://www.archpaper.com/e-board_rev.asp?News_ID=7872