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Statue of Liberty Museum / FXCollaborative

May 24, 2019 Pilar Caballero 0

Enhancing the Visitor Experience on Liberty Island. FXCollaborative set two goals for the design of the Statue of Liberty Museum: 1) To create a building that uplifts the experience of the island for all visitors, and 2) To extend and add to the island’s open space, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to a beloved international monument.

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International Spy Museum / Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

May 24, 2019 Pilar Caballero 0

The building reaches the city’s height limit of 130 ft from grade in just seven stories. Its most prominent features are the angled facades of the exhibit floors on the south and west sides of the site, encased in a black box. Propped up on columns over an aligned, existing structure, the black box comprises the bulk of building including its exhibition spaces. This is a floating structure which creates public and private spaces for a combination of different uses.

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CV House / S-AR + Carlos Valdez

May 24, 2019 Pilar Caballero 0

Casa CV is set upon an irregular piece of land, located within a private residential neighbourhood on the slopes of an imposive mountain eaten up by the quarries, near the west side of the city of Monterrey.

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David Street House / Murray Legge Architecture

May 22, 2019 Pilar Caballero 0

This project began with two families purchasing a large Central Austin property and subdividing it into two narrow lots to build new homes on – we were hired to design one of the homes. The clients, a young creative couple with two small children, wanted a modest house with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and ample living spaces with strong connections to private outdoor rooms.

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Manitoboggan Slide / Public City Architecture

May 22, 2019 Pilar Caballero 0

Where there are no hills, you build them. This is not a half pipe, not a ski jump, and it is not a luge course. This is ‘Manitobogganing’: a toboggan slide in the woods with two super-fast icy chutes at the bottom. In a northern city with long winters, short days, and little topography, the investment in accessible seasonal play in the public realm is becoming serious business. This is fun, low cost, free infrastructure in a city park and it’s designed for thrill-seekers of all ages and all abilities.

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Breathe Offices / Breathe Architecture

May 21, 2019 Pilar Caballero 0

The Breathe Architecture studio is about coming home to The Commons – a pivotal project for us. Our studio provided an opportunity to affirm our identity as a small practice, truly expressing who we are and what we’re about.

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Rizoma / Estúdio Penha

May 21, 2019 Pilar Caballero 0

Rizoma is a brand whose goal is to produce food in large scale, using systems that regenerate the soil. They wanted to hire a young contemporary architecture office who shared values with the brand and had a design that reflected the company’s philosophy.