Archinect - News 2014-07-30T01:11:43-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/59447867/morphosis-new-culver-city-offices Morphosis' new Culver City offices Archinect 2012-10-16T20:48:00-04:00 >2012-11-19T17:16:42-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/94/94b8eb14319e0a3ccd64c3412bafe273.jpg" width="514" height="342" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>The fairly rectangular structure, located just a few feet from the new light rail Expo Line&rsquo;s elevated tracks in Culver City, gets most of its energy from photovoltaics&mdash;a 2,800 sq ft array sitting on top of a shaded parking canopy outside. But what makes it all work are the energy savings: It significantly reduces loads through several low-tech, high-tech, and even revolutionary techniques, most of which were developed with engineers at Buro Happold, whose LA offices are just down the street.</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/36494183/frank-gehry-is-working-for-free-as-architect-of-new-jazz-bakery Frank Gehry is working for free as architect of new Jazz Bakery Archinect 2012-02-01T00:35:00-05:00 >2012-02-01T13:25:01-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/65/653d06eea3d8503b9c7b080ccb9cd28a.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Ruth Price, president and artistic director of the Jazz Bakery since it debuted in 1992, said Tuesday that she didn&rsquo;t know Gehry, or even ask for his help, before he called about six months ago to volunteer his services. &ldquo;He said, 'I&rsquo;m doing this for two people: Sydney Pollack, and my wife, Berta.&rsquo; &rdquo; Film director Pollack, a close friend of the architect, died in 2008..."</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>