Archinect - Features 2017-10-22T04:25:44-04:00 https://archinect.com/features/article/150029839/french-architect-cyril-lancelin-applies-slow-living-concepts-to-his-small-studio-town-and-concrete French Architect Cyril Lancelin Applies Slow Living Concepts to his Small Studio Town and Concrete Noémie Despland-Lichtert 2017-09-26T12:29:00-04:00 >2017-09-26T12:29:45-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/re/re085edrh8feb857.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/re/re085edrh8feb857.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/re/re085edrh8feb857.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/re/re085edrh8feb857.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>Cyril Lancelin from <a href="https://www.townandconcrete.com/" target="_blank">Town and Concrete</a> is our latest <a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/845829/small-studio-snapshots" target="_blank">Small Studio Snapshot</a>. The <a href="https://archinect.com/features/tag/55422/paris" target="_blank">Paris</a> and Lyon-based architect reinvents domestic spaces using simple&nbsp;shapes and innovative design. We talked with Lancelin about working from home, slow living&nbsp;and Instagram.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150024525/branch-studio-creates-a-stunning-residential-extension-with-raw-charcoal-rammed-earth-timber-steel-and-glass Branch Studio Creates a Stunning Residential Extension With Raw Charcoal-Rammed Earth, Timber, Steel and Glass Justine Testado 2017-08-31T00:20:00-04:00 >2017-09-04T15:18:24-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/2r/2r1eescvs87njf78.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/2r/2r1eescvs87njf78.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/2r/2r1eescvs87njf78.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/2r/2r1eescvs87njf78.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>&ldquo;A Pavilion Between Trees&rdquo; in Balnarring, Australia stands out nicely in its rural landscape without being overbearing. Designed by the aptly named Australian practice <a href="http://branchstudioarchitects.com/" target="_blank">Branch Studio Architects</a>, the 85 m2-building is a new, private residential extension comprising a bedroom, an ensuite, and incorporated ancillary spaces that allow its occupants to take a breather and slow down. The structure's quiet atmosphere reflects on idyllic, simpler times long before the days of our tech-driven lifestyles.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150010663/for-frank-lloyd-wright-s-150th-birthday-we-interview-dan-nichols-who-has-been-living-in-and-restoring-wright-s-sweeton-house-in-new-jersey For Frank Lloyd Wright’s 150th birthday, we interview Dan Nichols who has been living in and restoring Wright’s Sweeton House in New Jersey Mackenzie Goldberg 2017-06-08T09:00:00-04:00 >2017-06-10T08:21:11-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/kv/kv00i1nwzpihw2d0.JPG?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/kv/kv00i1nwzpihw2d0.JPG?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/kv/kv00i1nwzpihw2d0.JPG?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/kv/kv00i1nwzpihw2d0.JPG?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/4673/frank-lloyd-wright" target="_blank">Frank Lloyd Wright</a> is one of the few architects who needs little introduction regardless of to whom you are talking. With a career lasting over 60 years, and with over 400 homes scattered across the US, his enduring legacy and contribution to the field of architecture is unparalleled. The famed architect would have turned 150 this month.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/150003441/mid-century-surprises-sam-lubell-s-10-favorite-finds-from-his-new-book-mid-century-modern-architecture-travel-guide Mid-Century Surprises: Sam Lubell's 10 Favorite Finds From His New Book "Mid-Century Modern Architecture Travel Guide" Sam Lubell 2017-04-20T12:10:00-04:00 >2017-04-21T17:26:58-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oo/ooyeibk8mxt8ve8j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oo/ooyeibk8mxt8ve8j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oo/ooyeibk8mxt8ve8j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/oo/ooyeibk8mxt8ve8j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>The West Coast has one of the greatest legacies of mid-century modern architecture in the world. Everybody knows its legendary icons, like <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/149936567/eye-candy-enjoy-these-freshly-digitized-gorgeous-contemporary-photos-of-southern-california-s-finest-midcentury-modern-architecture" target="_blank">Pierre Koenig</a>&rsquo;s <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/127650629/growing-up-in-case-study-house-22-the-stahl-house" target="_blank">Case Study 22</a>, the <a href="http://archinect.com/news/tag/39389/eames" target="_blank">Eames House</a>, and the timber homes of Sea Ranch. But there are so many surprises hiding in plain sight, showcasing the exceptional talent and variety within the modernist movement, and taking you to places you&rsquo;d never go. Here are a few of the best.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/149996311/and-the-winner-of-the-hollywood-competition-is-ethos-over-categorizable-style And the Winner of the Hollywood Competition is...Ethos over Categorizable Style Julia Ingalls 2017-03-11T10:57:00-05:00 >2017-03-14T13:15:49-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/f9/f9hhydtfdaq63rud.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/f9/f9hhydtfdaq63rud.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/f9/f9hhydtfdaq63rud.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/f9/f9hhydtfdaq63rud.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>With juried first, second and third place winners, as well as an owner's choice winner, <a href="http://archinect.com/features/article/149988792/establishing-shot-will-the-hollywood-competition-redefine-single-family-housing" target="_blank">the Hollywood Competition</a> has selected four different visions of a potential "house of the future" sited just beneath the Hollywood sign. Here's a closer look at each of the winning projects, and what those designs could portend for the next iteration of residential design.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/149988794/the-environment-we-design-designs-us-back-a-conversation-with-eran-chen-of-oda "The environment we design, designs us back:" A Conversation with Eran Chen of ODA Julia Ingalls 2017-02-16T12:53:00-05:00 >2017-02-16T12:53:54-05:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/64/64cervgox3jcvbd1.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/64/64cervgox3jcvbd1.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/64/64cervgox3jcvbd1.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/64/64cervgox3jcvbd1.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>Founded in 2007 by Eran Chen, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/105017616/oda-architecture" target="_blank">ODA</a>&rsquo;s distinctive residential projects seem to ripple and blossom in the urban realm. From housing to libraries to mixed-use structures, ODA&rsquo;s design philosophy is both socially inclusive and visually compelling. I spoke to Eran Chen about his ideal city, the challenges behind designing &ldquo;permeable buildings,&rdquo; and what he learned from his dealings with Donald Trump.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/149956313/deciding-how-to-bill-clients-is-complicated-what-are-the-basic-fee-structures-behind-residential-projects Deciding how to bill clients is complicated. What are the basic fee structures behind residential projects? Julia Ingalls 2016-07-14T10:03:00-04:00 >2016-07-19T11:54:50-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bi/birz7w52h6zle160.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bi/birz7w52h6zle160.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bi/birz7w52h6zle160.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/bi/birz7w52h6zle160.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>In the same way that no two designers have the exact same aesthetic sensibility, architectural billing is tailored to the demands of a specific project. Nonetheless, certain industry-wide guidelines do apply. Here, Archinect breaks down common architectural fee structures in the U.S. as they relate to residential construction projects.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/149938601/architectural-panel-tape-proves-its-strength-with-spf-architects-double-stick-project Architectural panel tape proves its strength with SPF:architects' Double Stick project Alexis Petrunia 2016-04-09T10:49:00-04:00 >2016-04-18T00:04:01-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/tg/tge31qrgfxs1lgrm.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/tg/tge31qrgfxs1lgrm.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/tg/tge31qrgfxs1lgrm.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/tg/tge31qrgfxs1lgrm.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>The &ldquo;Double Stick&rdquo; residence comes by its name honestly. With an impressive anodized aluminum fa&ccedil;ade held in place by a high performance, two-sided architectural panel tape, this 5,000-square-foot single-family dwelling designed by <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/78556/spf-a-studio-pali-fekete-architects" target="_blank">Studio Pali Fekete architects</a>&nbsp;is a stellar expression of modern design and engineering.&nbsp;</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/135460042/finding-shelter-in-los-angeles-housing-chaos Finding "Shelter" in Los Angeles' housing chaos Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2015-09-08T12:00:00-04:00 >2015-09-20T23:16:49-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/lh/lh64v0nbby5upwrw.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/lh/lh64v0nbby5upwrw.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/lh/lh64v0nbby5upwrw.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/lh/lh64v0nbby5upwrw.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>With all the media attention on California&rsquo;s drought, the &ldquo;atoning L.A.&rdquo; narrative has gotten pretty common. The city&rsquo;s gluttonous lawns, sprawling infrastructures and indulgent residents &ndash; in short, its sinful stereotypes &ndash; have become untenable as the drought, a housing crisis and pressing sustainability measures come knocking at the city&rsquo;s door.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/117673239/showcase-a-house-by-wiel-arets-architects Showcase: A’ House by Wiel Arets Architects Alexander Walter 2015-01-05T22:58:00-05:00 >2017-08-31T12:46:04-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/nt/ntm5o40221x17n08.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/nt/ntm5o40221x17n08.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/nt/ntm5o40221x17n08.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/nt/ntm5o40221x17n08.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>Wedged between the narrow alleys and razor-sharp property lines of Tokyo's Nishi-Azabu neighborhood, A' House fits in its dense context like a shiny puzzle piece. Bold yet familiar, expansive yet compact, transparent yet opaque, open to dialogue yet impenetrable like an oyster shell.</p><p>Designed by&nbsp;Wiel Arets Architects, the building's innovative system of immense sliding windows responds to varying desires for privacy, air flow, light intake and participation in the neighborhood's social life.</p><p>Turns out, where Dutch and Japanese practicality intersect, one might discover <em>concrete </em>poetry<strong>.</strong></p> https://archinect.com/features/article/113038199/showcase-slate-house-by-affleck-de-la-riva-architects Showcase: Slate House by Affleck de la Riva architects Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-11-06T20:27:00-05:00 >2017-02-24T18:29:34-05:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/zk/zkh0wytdujs02o3j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/zk/zkh0wytdujs02o3j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/zk/zkh0wytdujs02o3j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/zk/zkh0wytdujs02o3j.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>Suburbia doesn't have to be faceless. Slate House, a proud black sheep in a family of tract houses, manages a demurely chic presence amid the former farmlands of Laval, Montreal's largest suburb.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/105482832/show-case-schapenboeten-holiday-home-by-benthem-crouwel-architects Show Case: ‘Schapenboeten’ Holiday Home by Benthem Crouwel Architects Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-07-31T19:03:00-04:00 >2017-02-24T18:29:52-05:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/iz/izksux4vbx4tsku0.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/iz/izksux4vbx4tsku0.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/iz/izksux4vbx4tsku0.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/iz/izksux4vbx4tsku0.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p>Slightly quirky, modest and covered in fishnets, <a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/64208796/benthem-crouwel-architects" target="_blank">Benthem Crouwel Architect</a>&rsquo;s holiday house turns a piece of Dutch vernacular into a sleek but cozy nest. Modeled after the local &lsquo;schapenboeten&rsquo; sheds for storing hay and tools in a windy climate, the home is now part of the landscape on Texel island, a popular tourist destination in the Wandsee known for its fishing and unique sheep breed.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/105321273/showcase-concrete-house-by-studio-gil ShowCase: Concrete House by Studio Gil Amelia Taylor-Hochberg 2014-07-29T14:22:00-04:00 >2017-02-24T18:30:27-05:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/y6/y6t5uucm7h2wnejn.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/y6/y6t5uucm7h2wnejn.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/y6/y6t5uucm7h2wnejn.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/y6/y6t5uucm7h2wnejn.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/firms/cover/51925022/studio-gil" target="_blank">Studio Gil</a>&rsquo;s extension of a Victorian terraced house in East London works from the inside out. Situated in a conservation area in the Mile End neighborhood, "Concrete House" maintains its exterior cladding while opening up its interior to the outside, knitting together remodeled inner spaces and exterior views.</p> https://archinect.com/features/article/90699107/showcase-10-hanover-st-by-squire-and-partners ShowCase: 10 Hanover St by Squire and Partners Archinect 2014-01-08T20:17:00-05:00 >2014-01-25T01:33:10-05:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/t1/t10jyrmf9fnb4pvy.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/t1/t10jyrmf9fnb4pvy.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/t1/t10jyrmf9fnb4pvy.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/t1/t10jyrmf9fnb4pvy.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/1518/showcase" target="_blank"><strong>ShowCase</strong></a> is an on-going feature series on Archinect, presenting exciting new work from designers representing all creative fields and all geographies.</p><p><em>We are always accepting nominations for upcoming ShowCase features - if you would like to suggest a project, <a href="http://archinect.com/about/contact.php" target="_blank">please send us a message</a>.</em></p> https://archinect.com/features/article/67376096/showcase-253-pacific-street-by-james-cleary-architecture ShowCase: 253 Pacific Street by James Cleary Architecture Archinect 2013-02-11T14:20:00-05:00 >2013-03-17T16:02:47-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/pi/pitlwgzb5rgqbw0u.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/pi/pitlwgzb5rgqbw0u.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/pi/pitlwgzb5rgqbw0u.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/pi/pitlwgzb5rgqbw0u.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> <strong><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/1518/showcase" target="_blank">ShowCase</a></strong> is an on-going feature series on Archinect, presenting exciting new work from designers representing all creative fields and all geographies.</p> <p> <em>We are always accepting nominations for upcoming ShowCase features - if you would like to suggest a project, <a href="http://archinect.com/about/contact.php" target="_blank">please send us a message</a>.</em></p> https://archinect.com/features/article/61800615/showcase-house-in-moreira-by-phyd-arquitectura ShowCase: House in Moreira by Phyd Arquitectura Archinect 2012-11-20T20:02:00-05:00 >2017-02-24T18:34:28-05:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/88/88senh0plutw7jvj.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/88/88senh0plutw7jvj.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/88/88senh0plutw7jvj.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/88/88senh0plutw7jvj.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/1518/showcase" target="_blank"><strong>ShowCase</strong></a> is an on-going feature series on Archinect, presenting exciting new work from designers representing all creative fields and all geographies.</p><p><em>We are always accepting nominations for upcoming ShowCase features - if you would like to suggest a project, <a href="http://archinect.com/about/contact.php" target="_blank">please send us a message</a>.</em></p> https://archinect.com/features/article/61313613/showcase-house-yagiyama-by-kazuya-saito-architects ShowCase: House Yagiyama by Kazuya Saito Architects Archinect 2012-11-13T13:20:00-05:00 >2017-04-02T14:48:09-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/n0/n0l2bcawern6tcs4.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/n0/n0l2bcawern6tcs4.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/n0/n0l2bcawern6tcs4.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/n0/n0l2bcawern6tcs4.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p><a href="http://archinect.com/features/tag/1518/showcase" target="_blank"><strong>ShowCase</strong></a> is an on-going feature series on Archinect, presenting exciting new work from designers representing all creative fields and all geographies.</p><p><em>We are always accepting nominations for upcoming ShowCase features - if you would like to suggest a project, <a href="http://archinect.com/about/contact.php" target="_blank">please send us a message</a>.</em></p> https://archinect.com/features/article/33926030/showcase-shou-sugi-ban-maarn ShowCase: Shou Sugi Ban Maarn Archinect 2012-01-09T16:30:00-05:00 >2017-10-21T23:07:37-04:00 <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/gj/gjxniqwk2o5farwp.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/gj/gjxniqwk2o5farwp.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/gj/gjxniqwk2o5farwp.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/gj/gjxniqwk2o5farwp.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" /><p> <strong>ShowCase</strong> is an on-going feature series on Archinect, presenting exciting new work from designers representing all creative fields and all geographies.</p> <p> <em>We are always accepting nominations for upcoming ShowCase features - if you would like to suggest a project, <a href="http://archinect.com/about/contact.php" target="_blank">please send us a message</a>. </em></p>