John Stoughton

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High-performance “science pyramid” at Denver Botanic Gardens

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Freelon Adjaye Bond / Smithgroup’s Crowning Achievement on the National Mall

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Stacking boxes in downtown Toronto

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Extension to Gaudí-designed school showcases ceramic fabric sunshade

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The expansion of the Teresian School—an historic, late 19th-century Barcelona school designed by Antoni Gaudí—raised a formidable architectural challenge: how to create a modern academic space without undermining or distracting…
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This Boston research facility is one of the first U.S. projects to employ large format GFRC fins and panels

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Open-source parametric brick wall “hacks the digital” in Iran

Sstudiomm, an Iranian architecture office founded by Hossein Naghavi, has developed a digital brick laying technique and an open-source DIY kit for architects interested in the system. The project, titled Negative Precision, is the outcome of Naghavi’s independent research into parametrically derived brick laying techniques. Using Kohler and Gramazio’s 2006…
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AIA award-winning cancer center showcases a minimalist brise-soleil

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ZGF Architects teamed up with Hensel Phelps Construction to deliver a custom 220,000-square-foot design-build cancer center for the University of Arizona at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. The facility…