FAILURES

Mixed-up systems

The control and management of rainwater on and within a curtain wall assembly is critical for long-term performance and durability. Water-control strategies—most commonly drainage or barrier (exclusion)—can vary by system type and glazing technique....

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HORIZONS

Public restrooms, personal space

Corporate conference and meeting rooms started to receive increased attention from designers a few years ago, and now the same thing is happening to commercial restroom spaces, particularly for Class A office and high-end hospitality buildings.

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FORM + FUNCTION

Urban meets suburban in Princeton office redesign

When it came time to redesign Princeton’s 101 Carnegie Center offices, Joshua Zinder Architecture + Design (JZA+D) wanted to create an ‘activated’ social and professional environment to promote activity and interaction.
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FEATURE

Digital craftsmanship in stone design

Modern technology has made its mark on stone design as well as fabrication. Today, project teams taking advantage of technology are experiencing increased freedom in control of the design concept, from development through to fabrication.+ Read More
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