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Miami Beach’s Mixed-Use Garage
Tehran, Iran

Much has been written about the 1111 Lincoln Road project in Miami Beach, Florida, since its completion.

Essentially a parking garage, it has been featured in the majority of high-profile architecture publications and hailed as a bold and intellectually stimulating piece of modern architectural design.  more

 


Parking garages are getting a second life 

A hypothetical downtown LA building named “The MOD”

As utonomous vehicle companies launch family-focused public trials and automakers invest in “mobility solutions” instead of cars, we’re entering an age where sharing a vehicle will likely become more popular than owning one. But that memo hasn’t really gotten to cities that continue to mandate outrageous....more

A parking garage at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois was designed to easily convert into classroom space. Garrett Rowland for Gensler

 


Drive Thru SuperMarket

Grocery shopping is a chore hated by many, and online services have become increasingly popular for helping customers avoid crowded aisles and the struggle of carrying heavy bags.

But, these services can require hours or even days to process an order, and for picky shoppers, selecting the best items is something that must be done... more

 

New Product Showcase


 
 
Aamsco
The leading source for alternative, intelli- gent lighting products for the global market featuring unique wall...

AF Florence
Florence has led the industry and set the standard for U.S.P.S. Approved centralized delivery mailbox...

American Bicycle Security
American Bicycle is the Premier Manufacture of Bicycle Lockers and supplier of related equipment.
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DLSS Manufacturing
DLSS Manufacturing is a premium supplier of architectural sheet metal and engineered metal...

Dri Design
Dri-Design’s meticulous engineering is a 100% recyclable, pressure equalized rain-screen...

EeStairs America
EeStairs is a modern custom staircase manufacturer. We set ourselves apart with our expertise in design.

Franke
Franke is a world leading provider of products and solutions for residential kitchens and bathroom...

GTI Planting / Pots Planters & More
We are committed to providing exciting containers & horticulture solutions for the Interior/Exterior..., .

Infinity Canopy
Infinity Canopy is the most dynamic and versatile retractable canopy in the world!

Interstate Brick
Interstate Brick produces a full line of standard brick products and sizes, including face brick, pavers...

Kalwall
Kalwall® is a well-proven, high-performance, translucent fenestration system with energy-efficient performance.

KWC
We enhance your exclusive bath and kitchen plans and designs with our intelligent solutions.

Lightblocks
Lightblocks Architectural Resins- colored and colorless acrylic with patented matte finish and resin.

Ohio Gratings
We deliver a blend of artistry, safety, and seamlessness that’s unmatched in the grating market.
Old Fashinoned Milk Paint
With virtually no odor and zero VOC’s, it is widely used by people with multiple chemical sensitivities.
   
Petersen Manufacturing
Is a nationally recognized leader in the production of high-quality precast concrete site amenities.

SAFTI Fire Rated Glass
Is a leading USA manufacturer of fire rated glass and framing systems, and the preferred choice of...

Salice America
A complete product line of concealed hinges, drawer slides and sliding door systems has made our...

Innovators - A Look Back

 

Howard Elkus
1938 - 2017
“It had to like me. I had to like it”

 

Co-founded the Boston-based architecture firm Elkus Manfredi Architects,Elkus studied at Harvard (M.Arch with Distinction) and...more

 

Vito Acconci
1940- 2017
"later reinvented himself as an outré architect"

 

The New York artist known for designing, with Steven Holl, the Storefront for Art and Architecture. Acconci and Holl finished the... more

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