Meredith Wade

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New Practices New York Winner Presentation: MODU & estudio Herreros

Join us at the Cosentino Showroom (A&D Building 150 E 58th Street) for a talk by AIANY New Practices New York competition winner MODU. Phu Hoang and Rachely Rotem, co-directors of MODU, will present their work investigating architecture’s relationship to weather. The firm’s work proposes a shift…
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Composting Cities for Designers

The BLANCO SOLON sits attractively atop the counter for composting convenience and design appeal. With a new generation of “going green” enthusiasts coming into the housing market eager and ready to purchase their first homes, we’ve seen a rise in things like energy efficient appliances, solar paneled roofs and even…
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Washington, DC’s Architecture Week is April 7 – 16

IMAGE: National Museum of African American History and Culture, courtesy of Freelon Adjaye Bond/Smithgroup.   Explore Washington, DC through architecture! The 18th annual Architecture Week, organized by the District Architecture Center and the Washington Chapter for the American Institute of Architects (AIA|DC), starts on April 7 with “Sip & Sketch with Moleskine,” an…
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The Envelope that Pushes Back

Today’s buildings are entering a new era of change, one that focuses on performance and sustainability. As project stakeholders search for ways to minimize the operating costs and environmental impacts of buildings—not to mention an increased aim for LEED® certification—many architects are now specifying stringent energy performance requirements.…
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CLT’s Proven Performance Leads to New Hotel Opportunity at Redstone Arsenal

The nation’s first all cross-laminated timber (CLT) hotel, built on the site of a former Army troop barracks at Redstone Arsenal in Alabama, is expected to open by the end of the year. The 62,688 sq. ft., four story building known as Candlewood Suites, will house on-post military members, their families and all…
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Enter BALDWIN’s “70 YEARS BOLD” DESIGN COMPETITION

  Baldwin Hardware is celebrating our 70th Anniversary by unveiling a Commemorative Knob designed by a talented architect or designer. Could the winning design be yours? All architects and designers are encouraged submit their designs for a chance to win. The winning design will be unveiled in January…
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The Architecture of the Future City May be Harvested from Trees

Tall wood buildings are capturing the imagination of architects, engineers and developers, who see them as a way to lessen the carbon footprint of the built environment while demonstrating ingenuity and meeting the same standards for safety and performance as any building type. Heightened awareness of the environmental…
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Architectural Workshop: Designing with Aluminum

Architectural Workshop: Designing with Aluminum An enlightening educational course on aluminum Midtown Manhattan, New York October 14, 2015 | 10am to 5pm Over the course of the day, you will meet Sapa’s aluminum experts and qualified external lecturers in an advanced course designed to put your ideas in motion.…