In this week's issue of Los Angeles Downtown News, two "What's in My Loft" articles feature our El Dorado Lofts and Metropolitan Lofts as their owners showcase their stylish urban living. Also recently published in this same article series, was our 940 East 2nd Street Lofts, described by the featured owner as being "known for its three level units full of open space and quiet location."
Highlighted as Builder Magazine's Project of the Month is our Banyan Drive Treehouse! The article describes the construction challenge of this innovative project and how builder Tom Preis stepped up to meet it. Finished, it is now what Builder describes as "a hideaway to dream about."
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Our design partner, Christopher Kempel, AIA, was invited to write the preface to the international book Villa in Nature: Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability. The publisher iFengSpace calls this volume a "visual feast" of the world's best residential designers. Our 33rd Street Residence is featured on the front cover and our Mandeville Canyon Residence is highlighted as well. (iFengSpace, 2011) Download Preface (1.5MB), 33rd Street excerpt (1.5MB), and Mandeville Canyon excerpt (2MB).
The French magazine Architectecture Durable, translated "Sustainable Architecture," specializes in projects that prioritize an ecologically conscious approach to design. This month the publication highlights two of our projects, the Banyan Drive Treehouse and Mandeville Canyon Residence. (Molitor & Madux, August-October 2011) Download Full Article.
This week, the Los Angeles Downtown News takes a look inside the recently completed Metropolitan building. This front-page article explains the owner's love affair with this 1913 historic Broadway structure and why he sought the expertise of Rocky Rockefeller for his loft project. (Guzmàn, April 2011) Read Article Online.
Italian Magazine Ville e Case has revealed a beautiful article showcasing our Mandeville Canyon Residence, whose title translates "Excellence in Modern Design." We found this fitting, as our firm slogan concludes with those four words. (Balestrieri, September 2010) Download Full Article.