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Public Works – Reclaiming Infrastructure

Process—————4 September 2013

With Washington DC's recent growth spurt, the residential and commercial city is expanding into areas previously used for industry and infrastructure. Inspired by this, Studio Twenty Seven has...Keep Reading

How do you build a booleaned ellipsoid monocoque form?

Process—————22 August 2013

As our Union Station bus deck pavilions near completion, we've been documenting and reviewing our design and implementation process for this unique project. This research explains our design process...Keep Reading

Staircase, distilled.

Process—————13 August 2013

Studio Twenty Seven's Hans Kuhn recently snapped some photos of the Brookland Residence staircase. The crisp, minimal design allows light and air to pass from floor to floor, and sets off a subtle...Keep Reading

Extra! Extra! Read All About It!

Press—————9 August 2013

Studio Twenty Seven's Union Station bus deck pavilions are featured in the Summer 2013 edition of The Union Station Dispatch, the news publication of the Union Station Redevelopment Corporation....Keep Reading

Mundo Verde Awards Keep Rolling In

Awards—————6 August 2013

On the heels of their Department of Education Green Schools Award, Mundo Verde Public Charter School just took home the Mayor's 2013 Sustainability Award. Congratulations to MVPCS! We are excited to...Keep Reading

Optimizing the House on the Hillside

Process—————26 July 2013

Progress continues on Studio Twenty Seven's latest single-family residence. The Hillside House has been an opportunity to explore contrasting desires for both prospect and refuge. Perched on the...Keep Reading

Mundo Verde Community Participates in Sidewalk Chalk Studio

News—————15 July 2013

The Mundo Verde Public Charter School Community participated in a sidewalk studio in early July with Studio Twenty Seven designers. Equipped with big chalk and even bigger imaginations, Mundo Verde...Keep Reading

La Casa Pokes Its Head Above Ground

Process—————10 July 2013

The crane is in place, the primary foundation work complete, and the only direction is up for La Casa Permanent Supportive Housing! This joint venture between Studio Twenty Seven Architecture and Leo...Keep Reading

Artisphere is named in Washingtonian Magazine’s 2013 Best of Arlington

Press—————20 June 2013

Studio Twenty Seven-designed Artisphere has been named in Washingtonian Magazine's 2013 Best of Arlington for its cutting-edge art space in their June 2013 issue. Conceived as a space where people...Keep Reading

Boston University Taps S27 for a new Project in the District

News—————13 June 2013

After Studio Twenty Seven's successful student housing facility for Boston University's Washington Center, we've been called back to provide a design for their new Federal Relations Outreach Center....Keep Reading

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