Dec 19, 2009


This week we are featuring an architecture firm, Merz Project, an up and coming firm based out of Phoenix, AZ. Merz Project was named by Architectural Record Magazine as a 2009 Design Vanguard Firm. The team is made up of Joe Herzog, Alison Rainey, Jonah Busick, Matt Winquist, and Chris Nieto. Their work consists of both residential and commercial architecture, interior, and urban design, and is surely a design firm to keep on your radar.

Dec 13, 2009

Studio Gym

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Dec 9, 2009

Jeanne Gang

Architect Jeanne Gang of is in the lime light this week. Gang is principal and founder of Studio Gang Architects and attained her Masters of Architecture at Harvard University. Working with architects such as Rem Koolhaas, Gang has put together a solid career of award winning projects and individual achievements. She is most famed in the Chicagoland area for her building, Aqua at Lakeshore East in downtown Chicago. This 82-story mixed use residential skyscraper is undoubtedly one of a kind with its irregularly shaped balconies giving the facade an appearance of waves.

Dec 8, 2009

About: Thomas Sylvia

Thomas Sylvia is the lead designer/draftsman for architectrio. He is pursuing his masters in architecture and maintains a love for design, with a focus in mid century modern. He has been influenced by the works of Richard Neutra, Al Beadle, Ralph Haver and Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

Tom attended the Manchester School of Technology under Mr. Stephan Koziatek, and continued on to study design at Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ. Tom is currently an intern at the Offices of Jerome King Architecture and Planning in San Jose, CA.

His interests include sketching, traveling, exotic automobiles, and cycling to name a few. Bringing design ideas from napkin and drawing board to polished renderings for the end client is Tom's forte with architectrio. Tom's background in architecture and design, coupled with a passion to impress, helps him deliver outstanding results to architectrio's clients.

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Dec 7, 2009

Dec 6, 2009

Studio Gym

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Dec 3, 2009

Alexander Gorlin

Alexander Gorlin of Alexander Gorlin Architects, graduated from the Yale School of Architecture. The firm produces a scale or works from private residences to master planned communities. During the 1908s, Gorlin worked with I.M Pei and in 2002, redesigned Daniel Libeskind’s loft in New York City. Gorlin and his firm have received numerous awards for their work around the globe.

Dec 2, 2009

Dec 1, 2009

Studio Gym

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