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Housing Study Model

Process—————18 March 2013

Changing demographics in the Washington, DC metro area mean changing paradigms for multi-unit housing. This study model explores how individual two story housing units can be arranged on a site to...Keep Reading

“To be civilized is to be urban.”

Process—————8 May 2013

This installation explores the research and design proposals in Studio Twenty Seven Architecture's recent publication Southwest: (A)Mending L'Enfant's Plan. The Studio delves into Southwest's history...Keep Reading

+2edison7 Receives LEED Platinum and NAHB Gold

Awards—————9 May 2013

Studio Twenty Seven Architecture completed a major addition and renovation to this small suburban home. The new home is reoriented to take advantage of the landscape, natural daylight, and wind...Keep Reading

+2edison7 featured in Washington Post Magazine

Press—————20 May 2013

Our LEED Platinum Certified +2edison7 Project (also known as the Ray Residence) is getting its fifteen minutes of fame in the Washington Post Magazine's Home & Design Issue. View the full story...Keep Reading

Studio Twenty Seven Partners with Mundo Verde Public Charter School

News—————22 May 2013

Studio Twenty Seven is collaborating with Mundo Verde Public Charter School on the creation of a new campus at the former JF Cooke School in the Truxton Circle neighborhood of Northwest Washington,...Keep Reading

Southwest featured in The Atlantic Cities

Press—————29 May 2013

The Atlantic Cities has published an article authored by John Burke and Craig Cook which discusses the history and development of Southwest DC and introduces Studio Twenty Seven's propositions for...Keep Reading

Construction Begins on new KIPP DC Campus

Process—————3 June 2013

Formerly a District of Columbia Public School, the Ruth K. Webb School was decommissioned in 2008, stripped by vandals of all valuable materials over the intervening years, and then partially...Keep Reading

Groundbreaking for New Maya Angelou PCS Campus

News—————5 June 2013

Groundbreaking has begun at the Maya Angelou Public Charter School Evans Campus in the District's Capitol Heights neighborhood. In addition to providing space for the Maya Angelou PCS High School and...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

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

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