The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, will open its Nancy and Rich Kinder Building to the public on November 21. The Kinder Building is characterized by porosity, opening the ground floor at all elevations.
In both residential and commercial lighting, the source of illumination is mostly light-emitting diode (LED) technology. Electrical and general contractors and consulting engineers for new construction and renovation are now faced with new opportunities and challenges, as a luminaire may no longer be a ‘mere’ light fixture.
The Pasadena Convention Center is a premier meeting and events venue nestled in the heart of Pasadena, California. Built in 1931, the nearly 50-year-old conference center building was in need of some upgrades—including the restrooms. The solution was a full suite of touch-free products, such as sinks, faucets, soap dispensers, hand dryers, and sensor flushometers for water closets and urinals.
For Infinity Pharmaceuticals’ headquarters in Cambridge, Mass., Dyer Brown designed open-plan offices using aesthetically integrated, cutting-edge tech controlling light, sound, microclimate, and user enjoyment.