John Stoughton

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Machado Silvetti’s camouflaged desert fort addition

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> 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 // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4171978/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><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"></a> 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 // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><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"></a> 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 // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><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"></a> 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…
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A self-shading protective skin for the desert

Brought to you with support from // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4382085/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4382085/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"></a> The Sandra Day O'Connor Law School, at Arizona State University (ASU), is a new six-story, 260,000-square-foot state-of-the-art law school, designed by New York-based Ennead Architects in collaboration with Jones Studio. The architecture of…
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Stacking glass bars in Chicagoland

Brought to you with support from // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/3973131/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><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"></a> Chicago architects Goettsch Partners, along with Clayco and Thornton Tomasetti, among others, have achieved U.S. Green Building Council LEED Platinum certification on a new North American headquarters for Zurich Insurance.…
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ETFE and facade engineering in Miami

Federico Balestrazzi, vice president of Thornton Tomasetti, is a leader of the facade engineering practice for the mid-Atlantic South region of the firm’s operations. He, along with other associates of the engineering firm, will be presenting at the upcoming Facades+ Miami conference. Thornton Tomasetti’s facade engineering team specializes in…
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OMA-designed Faena Forum opens in Miami

OMA designed three buildings nestled between Miami Beach’s famous Collins Avenue and Indian Creek Drive in Mid-Beach. The project is a significant contribution to the Faena District, a $1.2 billion project covering six blocks and integrating dynamic cultural, residential, hotel, retail, culinary, and public environments.

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Terra-cotta in context: a contextual bridge between past and present

Brought to you with support from // <a href="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adlink/3.0/5463.1/4146307/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" target="_blank"><img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4146307/0/4/ADTECH;loc=300;key=key1+key2+key3+key4" border="0" width="234" height="60"></a> After nearly ten years, Downtown Brooklyn's City Point—a three-phase, 1.8 million-square-foot mixed-use development—was recently completed. It features a unique assemblage of housing towers—one dedicated to market-rate housing, with another predominantly containing affordable housing—atop…
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WEISS/MANFREDI’s “Design Loft” connects the university to the city of Kent

// &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;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/3.0/5463.1/4146307/0/4/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;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;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;lt;img src="https://adserver.adtechus.com/adserv/3.0/5463.1/4146307/0/4/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;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;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;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;gt; New York City–based WEISS/MANFREDI has designed a new center for Kent State University’s design disciplines. The project was inspired by strong urbanist principles, beginning with the desire to connect the university with nearby downtown Kent. Marion Weiss, co-founder of 
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SlenderWall: A high-performance architectural cladding system

BROUGHT TO YOU WITH SUPPORT FROM // Architectural precast panels are durable, factory-made for quality, and offer an unlimited vocabulary for the architect’s expression. However, they can sometimes produce challenges to a construction project due to their weight. SlenderWall is a relatively new product…