Yearly Archives: 2017

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Bensonwood to Fabricate Writers-in-Residence Cabins

Sustainable CLT studios to usher in a new Pittsfield, MA, Renaissance By Rick Reynolds “The Mastheads,” as the project is dubbed, is named for the lookout point high on the masts of early sailing ships. Each studio is designed to represent a “fragment” of the five structures in the area from which the 19th century [...]

2017-10-16T15:53:23+00:00 March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Building Health

Can health be built? Apparently, it can. By Rick Reynolds If “your body is your temple,”* as many of us were taught as kids, buildings can be a fitting metaphor for those personal life-support systems known as “us.” But, in our increasingly contaminated world, using our own biological architecture as a metaphor for our buildings [...]

2017-03-07T15:58:19+00:00 March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Common Ground Wins 2017 Wood Design Award

PROJECT: Common Ground High School LOCATION: New Haven, CT ARCHITECT: Gray Organschi Architecture ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER: Atelier Ten AWARD CATEGORY: Wood School Design PHOTOS: David Sundberg and Gray Organschi Architecture WoodWorks, Wood Products Council has announced the winners of its 2017 Wood [...]

2017-02-16T16:37:10+00:00 February 16th, 2017|0 Comments