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Union and Milford Street floor plans with Schematic design sketch

Union and Milford

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Warren Ave Affordable Housing

Tent City Warren Avenue Apartments

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Community Design street photos and renderings for Lawrence Youthbuild.

Youthbuild

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The Green Panels Prototype house

Green Panels

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The Dover

[vc_row][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_gallery type="flexslider_fade" interval="3" images="21545,21546" onclick="link_no" custom_links_target="_self" column_number="2" grayscale="no" choose_frame="default" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] The Dover This 21-unit, mixed-use, mixed-income development was proposed for a city-owned parcel in Boston's South Cove. The materials and form, inspired by the local historic surroundings, were interpreted in a contemporary manner. The project...

Winston Road

[vc_row][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_gallery type="flexslider_fade" interval="3" images="21540,21541" onclick="link_no" custom_links_target="_self" column_number="2" grayscale="no" choose_frame="default" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Winston Road The City of Boston targeted this abandoned and severely deteriorated six-family building for renovation to provide affordable rental housing. The apartment interiors were re-designed to meet contemporary standards for affordable housing, while the...

New Haven Public Housing

Brookside/Rockview Hope VI

[vc_row][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_gallery type="flexslider_fade" interval="3" images="21537,21536,21538" onclick="link_no" custom_links_target="_self" column_number="2" grayscale="no" choose_frame="default" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Brookside/Rockview HOPE VI This funding proposal for re-building a severely distressed public housing development provided an opportunity for residents to envision their future community. We analyzed the surrounding architecture and community resources, and led a...

Cathedral Affordable Housing.

Cathedral Housing

[vc_row][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_gallery type="flexslider_fade" interval="3" images="21835,21523,21522,21834" onclick="link_no" custom_links_target="_self" column_number="2" grayscale="no" choose_frame="default" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Cathedral Housing A revitalization was proposed for 325 units of distressed public housing under the federal HOPE VI funding program. A community-based design process led to a masterplan and housing for a mix of new...

Clippership Family Housing

[vc_row][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_gallery type="flexslider_fade" interval="3" images="21514,21515,21837,21838" onclick="link_no" custom_links_target="_self" column_number="2" grayscale="no" choose_frame="default" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Clippership Family Housing The Boston Housing Authority approached us to work with a public housing residents association to design mixed income housing for the Lower Eagle Hill neighborhood in East Boston. Using an inclusive community...

Holworthy Place Homes.

Holworthy Place

[vc_row][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_gallery type="flexslider_fade" interval="3" onclick="link_no" custom_links_target="_self" column_number="2" grayscale="no" choose_frame="default" images="21422,21421,21423,21768,21425,21426,21427,21428,21429,21430,21431" img_size="full"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_column_text] Holworthy Place We transformed a dilapidated three-unit Cambridge apartment house into two, modern, town-house style condominiums. The interiors are open, light-filled, and oriented to enjoy the adjacent open space and views. Intimate outdoor spaces have been...