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Second Home Hollywood Office – Los Angeles, CA

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Building: Second Home Hollywood Office
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Client: Second Home
Architect: Selgascano
Structural Engineer: Walter P Moore
MEP: Henderson Engineers INC
Landscaping: Selgascano / Second Home
Civil Engineering: KPFF Consulting Engineers
Lighting And Furniture Design: Alejandro Cano

AE Interests: Sustainability, experimental interaction, landscaping, natural shading, cross-ventilation, water collection,

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Written by Miguel Yapur

February 18, 2020 at 1:28 pm

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WuliEpoch Culture Center – Beijing, China

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Building: WuliEpoch Culture Center
Location: Beijing, China
Client: Sino Ocrean Real Estate
Architect: Atelier Alter Architects
Structural Engineer: Beijing Saturni Engineering Consultant Co., Ltd.
Landscape Design: LANDAU International Design
MEP: Gong Cheng, Zhenwei Li
Lighting Design: Beijing Guanghu Purilighting Co., Ltd.
General Contractor: Sino Ocrean Real Estate
Curtain Wall Construction: Sino Ocrean Real Estate

AE Interests: Response to site, masonry wall construction, recycled concrete blocks, wooden laminated aluminum panels, nature immersion

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Written by Miguel Yapur

February 18, 2020 at 1:28 pm

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The Milstein Center – New York

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Building: The Cheryl and Philip Milstein Center for Teaching and Learning
Location: New York, NY
Completed: 2018
Client: Barnard College, New York
Architect: Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM)
Construction Manager: Turner Construction
Structural Engineer: Robert Silman Associates
Site/Civil Engineer: Langan Engineering 
MEP Engineer: WSP Group
Landscape Architect: Quennell Rothschild & Partners
Programming Consultant: Brightspot Strategy
Cost Estimating: AECOM
Lighting Design: Brandston Partnership
Acoustics Design: Cerami & Associates
Sustainable Design: SOM Sustainable Engineering Studio

AE Interests: lighting design, sunlight analysis, energy savings, sustainability, rain screen system, zinc facade, LEED v3 Silver Certification, water savings, waste diversion

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Written by Miguel Yapur

February 18, 2020 at 1:28 pm

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Muku Nursery School – Fuji, Japan

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Muku1  むく保育園/手塚建築研究所  むく保育園/手塚建築研究所  むく保育園/手塚建築研究所

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Building: Muku Nursery School
Location: Fuji, Japan
Architect: Tezuka Architects
Structural Engineer: Ohno Japan
Landscape Design: 10-kei
MEP: Office May
Lighting Design: Bonbori Lighting Architect & Associates, Inc.
Construction: Sato Construction
Completion: 2018

AE Interests: timber structure, deep overhang, long spanning space

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Written by Miguel Yapur

November 6, 2019 at 2:11 pm

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Kizunaya Building – Kyoto, Japan

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Building: Kizunaya Building
Location: Kyoto, Japan
Completed: 2017
Architect: Alphaville Architects
Structural Engineer: Takashi Manda Structural Design

AE Interests: wooden frame structure, lateral bracing system, mixed use, transparent structure

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Written by Miguel Yapur

November 6, 2019 at 2:11 pm

Posted in Built

Hongodai Church School & Nursery – Yokohama, Japan

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Building: Hongodai Church School & Nursery
Location: Yokohama, Japan
Architect: Takeshi Hosaka Architects
Structural Engineer: Arup
Construction: EIKO Kensetsu
Completion: 2010

AE Interests: Seismic design, transparent structure, steel moment frame, damping glass wall system, timber building.

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Written by Miguel Yapur

November 6, 2019 at 2:11 pm

Posted in Built