Archinect - News 2014-12-22T20:37:10-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/80975328/winners-of-the-2013-marvin-architect-s-challenge Winners of the 2013 Marvin Architect’s Challenge Justine Testado 2013-09-03T12:22:00-04:00 >2013-09-03T12:23:14-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h2/h2verd2fpe15t63w.jpg" width="514" height="397" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>We are thrilled to announce the winners of the 2013 Marvin Architect's Challenge. [...] Ten winning designs were chosen based on how well they exhibited solution-driven design, classical beauty, innovative use of windows, and sustainability.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html> http://archinect.com/news/article/61246110/utah-street-residence-by-jon-hensley-architects-archinect-s-2012-mymarvin-winner-picks UTAH STREET RESIDENCE by Jon Hensley Architects; Archinect's 2012 myMarvin winner picks Sponsor 2012-11-12T14:30:00-05:00 >2013-10-16T19:54:30-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f8/f8va5yfwxrqo5f44.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> In the previous weeks, you could already enjoy two of our three favorites from the 2012 myMarvin Architect's Challenge, the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/59040462/leicester-house-by-eric-gartner-archinect-s-2012-mymarvin-winner-picks" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LEICESTER HOUSE by Eric Gartner</a> and the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/60116042/russell-t-joy-building-by-tha-architecture-inc-archinect-s-2012-mymarvin-winner-picks" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">RUSSELL T. JOY BUILDING by THA Architecture Inc</a>. Today's featured project is UTAH STREET RESIDENCE in Arlington, VA by <a href="http://jonhensleyarchitects.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Jon Hensley Architects</a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/x4/x4pj07nmfn80wyme.png"></p> <p> <em>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Marvin is proud to showcase some of the architectural community&rsquo;s most<br> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; inspired work in our annual <a href="http://pros.marvin.com/window-door-ideas/mymarvin-project/architects-challenge/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect&rsquo;s Challenge</a></em></p> <p> The myMarvin Architect's Challenge winners projects are original designs, built within the last ten years, which incorporate Marvin&reg; windows and/or doors.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/dp/dp9oks9ad3tagvbz.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <em>The architectural addition dramatically changed the house, in adding a contemporary light filled expansive kitchen and entertaining space. The existing kitchen and dining room were combined into a larger dining area that is open to the addition containing the new kitchen. The kitchen has 11 ft. ceilings and is wrapped in windows, providing for abun...</em></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/60116042/russell-t-joy-building-by-tha-architecture-inc-archinect-s-2012-mymarvin-winner-picks RUSSELL T. JOY BUILDING by THA Architecture Inc.; Archinect's 2012 myMarvin winner picks Sponsor 2012-10-26T18:12:00-04:00 >2013-10-16T19:53:46-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/f6/f6wpmkzn2hbk0d0z.jpg" width="514" height="338" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> A couple weeks ago we presented one of our three favorites from the <a href="http://www.marvin.com/window-door-ideas/mymarvin-project/architects-challenge/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2012 myMarvin Architect's Challenge</a>, the&nbsp;<a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/59040462/leicester-house-by-eric-gartner-archinect-s-2012-mymarvin-winner-picks" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">LEICESTER HOUSE by Eric Gartner</a>. Today we bring you the&nbsp;RUSSELL T. JOY BUILDING by <a href="http://www.thaarchitecture.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">THA Architecture Inc</a>.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/x4/x4pj07nmfn80wyme.png"></p> <p> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; <em>Marvin is proud to showcase some of the architectural community&rsquo;s most<br> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; inspired work in our annual <a href="http://pros.marvin.com/window-door-ideas/mymarvin-project/architects-challenge/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect&rsquo;s Challenge</a></em></p> <p> <br> The myMarvin Architect's Challenge winners projects are original designs, built within the last ten years, which incorporate Marvin&reg; windows and/or doors.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lt/lt641qfkd9pleh0i.jpg" title=""></p> <p> Offering a small-campus environment in the heart of a historic, dynamic downtown, the University of Washington Tacoma is often cited as one of the most important factors in Tacoma&rsquo;s renaissance. The renovation was the final step in the University&rsquo;s ambitious restoration effort of this historically significant neighborhood.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/qh/qhjupqwcgvgy3hnv.jpg" title=""></p> <p> The Russell T. Joy Building (Joy Building) is a three-story historic warehouse building originally constructed i...</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/59040462/leicester-house-by-eric-gartner-archinect-s-2012-mymarvin-winner-picks LEICESTER HOUSE by Eric Gartner; Archinect's 2012 myMarvin winner picks Sponsor 2012-10-10T20:15:00-04:00 >2013-10-16T19:54:09-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/bj/bj3qb7tlfantm3pa.jpg" width="514" height="347" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> Over the next few weeks we're going to present our three favorites from the <a href="http://www.marvin.com/window-door-ideas/mymarvin-project/architects-challenge/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">2012 myMarvin Architect's Challenge</a>. The myMarvin Architect's Challenge winners projects are original designs, built within the last ten years, which incorporate Marvin&reg; windows and/or doors.</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/uploads/x4/x4pj07nmfn80wyme.png" title=""><br> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;<em>Marvin is proud to showcase some of the architectural community&rsquo;s most&nbsp;<br> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; inspired work in our annual <a href="http://pros.marvin.com/window-door-ideas/mymarvin-project/architects-challenge/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Architect&rsquo;s Challenge</a></em><br> &nbsp;</p> <p> First up is the Leicester House in Asheville, NC, by Eric Gartner of <a href="http://www.spgarchitects.com" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">SPG Architects</a>.&nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ys/yscy7vioxyy9rfoj.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <em>This hilltop residence, located at the edge of a wooded knoll in the rolling foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, has expansive southern and western views. A hint of the views is provided through the glass door, but it is not until entry that the full impact of the hilltop views can be experienced.</em></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ee/eeoo5qcuaq8i0m3n.jpg" title=""></p> <p> <img alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/pa/pa4z0zyos5e0g16i.jpg" title=""></p> <p> To view more images, click on the thumbnails below...</p>...