Creative Center of Scottsdale

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Housed in the iconic Scottsdale landmark, Mandall’s Shooting Supplies store, the Creative Center of Scottsdale is an urban infill and highly sustainable adaptive reuse of three existing buildings at the southern edge of Downtown Scottsdale into co-working spaces for artists. … Continue reading

Valor Apartments

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Just a short walk from light rail and immediately adjacent to a City of Tempe bike path, the Valor Apartments will offer residents and their families safe, quality housing with an urban, sustainable, and transit-oriented design.  Special attention has been paid … Continue reading

Sip Coffee & Beer

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Contour Architecture’s design for this 1,753sf coffee shop focuses on up-cycled materials from the previous tenant – a local knit shop – combining neighborhood history, sustainability and community in a shared gathering space.   Contour’s design uses sustainable strategies to create … Continue reading

Unicon Technology HQ

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Designing a collaborative and engaging work environment – balanced with spaces for focus – was central to Unicon’s expansion.  Unicon, Inc. had five basic goals for their new space: 1.   Promote interaction by creating a variety of spaces for … Continue reading

425 5TH AVE

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The 425 5th Avenue tower was a trendsetter in the heart of Manhattan’s Murray Hill. The first to break the skyline in this neighborhood, other towers quickly followed. The slender mixed-use commercial and residential tower finds inspiration in accentuating its … Continue reading

Magma Hotel

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Project Under Construction Placed at the foot of Picket Post Mountain, Superior boasts a cinematic quality where Main Street dies into the base of a mountain cliff. Our client purchased the Magma Hotel, located at the corner of Main and … Continue reading

Maricopa County Downtown Court Tower

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  The justice system is about the resolution of opposites: defense & prosecution, justice & injustice, power & weakness.  What is interesting is not a balance between the two, but each side’s reliance on the other to define itself.   The … Continue reading