John Stoughton

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Austin’s Torchy’s Tacos flagship location pays tribute to nostalgic diner

Brought to you with support from <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4545764/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4545764/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"></a> Torchy’s Tacos' new flagship location is situated on the former site of Austin-based Fran’s Hamburgers who symbolized nostalgia for the archetypal Texas drive-in diner. The structure’s iconic red “X” and “Y” shaped…
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Morse code facade wraps a skatepark in Norway

Brought to you with support from // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3987403/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/3987403/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"></a> The Oslo Skatehall, which opened earlier this year, is a new 25,000-square-foot indoor venue designed to be shared between professional and amateur skateboarders of all ages. The building, located on a sloping…
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Fabric screen connects tennis stadium to surrounding park

Brought to you with support from // &amp;amp;amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;lt;/a&amp;amp;amp;gt; Located adjacent to the New York State Pavilion—the host of the 1964 World's Fair—the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center hosts the annual US Open Tournament, one of the oldest…
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Historic Tribeca warehouse meets its match

Brought to you with support from // &amp;amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;lt;/a&amp;amp;gt; This new 33-unit condominium in New York’s historic Tribeca neighborhood is composed of two buildings, a restored and converted 1905 coffee and tea warehouse on Washington Street and a matching addition…
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A closer look at wHY Architecture’s custom reflective materials at Louisville’s Speed Museum

Brought to you with support from // &amp;amp;amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4516222/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4516222/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;lt;/a&amp;amp;amp;gt; The Speed Art Museum, located in Louisville, Kentucky is the state’s oldest and largest art museum; it is a major cultural repository for the region. wHY Architecture’s concept to carefully…
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YKK’s LEED Platinum Tokyo Headquarters

Brought to you with support from // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4480029/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4480029/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"></a> Tokyo-based YKK Fudosan Co, Ltd, part of YKK Group's global network, has obtained LEED-BD+C (Core and Shell) Platinum certification for its YKK80 Building. It was the first such certification for a new…
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A quick and user-friendly glazing comfort tool

Brought to you with support from // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3987403/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/3987403/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;/a&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; Boston-based Payette recently unveiled a publicly available web-based tool that allows designers to evaluate glazing design and performance with respect to occupant thermal comfort. This Glazing and Winter Comfort Tool, developed…
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Machado Silvetti’s camouflaged desert fort addition

Brought to you with support from // &amp;amp;amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4480029/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4480029/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;lt;/a&amp;amp;amp;gt; How can you create an architecture that hides in plain sight? This was the task of architects at Boston-based Machado Silvetti who recently completed an adaptive reuse and addition to…
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Dominique Perrault’s hinged facade

Brought to you with support from // &amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4171978/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;gt;&amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4171978/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;gt;&amp;lt;/a&amp;gt; The result of a winning competition entry from 2011, the Mechanics Hall building carefully integrates new program within an existing campus framework at the campus of the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).…
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Playful screens connect Swedish housing project to nature

Brought to you with support from // &amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;gt;&amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;gt;&amp;lt;/a&amp;gt; Located approximately halfway between Stockholm and Copenhagen, the city of Jönköping is situated at the southern end of Sweden's second largest lake, Vättern. Swedish architects Tham & Videgård Arkitekter designed two…
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Flying dormers and a gridded facade in Lower Manhattan

Brought to you with support from // &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt;&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;/a&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; Celebrated as one of a handful of single-block streets in New York City, Renwick Street was once known as an historic printing district and creative area that championed both artistry and industry. New…