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    Built to heal: Shepley Bulfinch

Built to heal: Shepley Bulfinch

Issue: Winter 2019 Many architectural firms have built solid reputations by taking bold, innovative approaches to complex challenges in the built environment, yet few have been at it longer than Boston-based Shepley Bulfinch, a national practice that has been reinventing the status quo for over 150 years. The world was

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    GO Project: Reading Hospital

GO Project: Reading Hospital

Winter 2016 Three years ago, Reading Hospital in West Reading, Pa., embarked on a $354 million expansion project that would add 476,000 square feet to the 147-year-old hospital. The goal was to replace and relocate operating rooms spread across four buildings and provide 150 new private patient rooms. Today, Seventh

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    ONE Global Design: Global reach with a personal touch

ONE Global Design: Global reach with a personal touch

Winter 2016 By Sarah Bousquet ONE Global Design took shape in the mid-1990s as Norm Liedtke, CEO of Philadelphia-based Meyer, and Ron Carlson, CEO of Chicago-based Partners by Design, realized their clients’ growing need for servicing their clients in multiple locations with the same attention and expertise provided locally. The

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    13 & 9: The soul of design

13 & 9: The soul of design

Fall 2016 By Sarah Bousquet Based in Graz, Austria, 13&9 was born in 2013 through an interdisciplinary partnership between architect Martin Lesjak and designer Anastasia Su after the pair won an international competition for their conversion and redevelopment of Cannon Hall at the Graz Armory, called Rolling Stones. Now —

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    The bold and the beautiful: Stacy Garcia designs with flair from floor to ceiling and everything in between

The bold and the beautiful: Stacy Garcia designs with flair from floor to ceiling and everything in between

Summer 2016 Stacy Garcia is more than a leading international designer; she is also the founder of multiple business enterprises. She has partnered with some of the world’s leading manufacturers to create products that span from floor to ceiling for resorts and homes all over the world. As such, her

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    GO Project: Healthy living meets learning

GO Project: Healthy living meets learning

Spring 2016 Mohawk carpet tile in Pittsburgh SEEDclassroom meets Living Building Challenge standards American schoolchildren attend classes in more than 350,000 portable classrooms. In the next two years, 100,000 to 150,000 additional portables are projected for the academic landscape. Standard portable classrooms provide a quick solution for expansion, but they

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