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Philadelphia Inquirer Features Germantown Academy Library and Learning Commons

The Philadelphia Inquirer Features Germantown Academy Library and Learning Commons The new Library and Learning Commons at Germantown Academy was featured in a front-page story in The Philadelphia Inquirer. The article, written by Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Kristen A. Graham, highlights the student input that was a central part of [...]

NYC Parks to Break Ground on Calvert Vaux Comfort Station

NYC Parks to Break Ground on Calvert Vaux Comfort Station At Calvert Vaux Park, a public waterfront in Brooklyn, NYC Parks has initiated construction on a new park facility and comfort station designed by 1100 Architect. NYC Parks has set a projected completion date of April 2021. The design [...]

NYC Parks Selects 1100 Architect for Modular Design Project

NYC Parks Selects 1100 Architect for Modular Design Project With an eye toward construction efficiency, the City of New York is turning to pilot projects that make use of modular design. As part of that effort, NYC Parks commissioned 1100 Architect to develop a modular design solution for a [...]

Germantown Academy Opens Lower School Library and Learning Commons

Germantown Academy Opens Lower School Library and Learning Commons On October 22, Germantown Academy hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new 1100 Architect-designed Lower School Library and Learning Commons. This new learning environment combines traditional library features, such as book collections and areas for browsing, studying, and researching, along [...]

Dezeen Features House in Amagansett

Dezeen Features House in Amagansett Our latest residential project—the House in Amagansett—was featured in Dezeen. For this project, we renovated and expanded a 1970s dune cottage, creating a contemporary residential environment based on the DNA of the original cottage. The article, written by Jenna McKnight, cites the improved energy [...]

SV Darmstadt 98 Opens New Season with New Stands

SV Darmstadt 98 Opens New Season with New Stands German soccer team SV Darmstadt 98 opened its new season in the stadium that 1100 Architect is renovating and expanding. Following several months of spring and summer construction, Böllenfalltor, as the stadium is called, became the site of the 2019/20 [...]

Madame Architect Profiles 1100 Architect Principal Gwen Conners, AIA

Madame Architect Profiles 1100 Architect Principal Gwen Conners, AIA 1100 Architect Principal Gwen Connors, AIA, was profiled in Madame Architect, an online platform that highlights women advancing the practice of architecture. In the profile, “Embracing Change: Gwen Conners on Community, Vision, and Fearlessness,” Gwen discusses her pathway to becoming [...]

Juergen Riehm Co-Chairs Facades+ Conference in New York

Juergen Riehm Co-Chairs Facades+ Conference in New York Juergen Riehm, FAIA, BDA, co-chaired the New York Facades+ Conference this April, convening a full-day program that addressed different aspects of high-performance enclosures, including Net Zero architecture, performance retrofits of historic buildings, and facades for university campuses. Speakers included Toshiko Mori, [...]

Koenigsblick Kindergarten Featured on DETAIL

Koenigsblick Kindergarten Featured on DETAIL The Koenigsblick Kindergarten was featured in an online presentation by DETAIL magazine. Citing the project’s “energy efficiency and close connection between interior and exterior spaces,” the article, “Catching the Sun,” documents the project’s ambitious energy performance. Recently built in Frankfurt’s Riedberg district, the kindergarten [...]

New Los Angeles Workspace Featured in Metropolis

New Los Angeles Workspace Featured in Metropolis Our design for the new Los Angeles workspace of Brand New School, a media company, was featured in the January/February 2019 issue of Metropolis. Calling it “one of the city’s more creative renovations,” the article traces the building’s history as a mid-century [...]