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Transforming the Crystal Cathedral

6 November, 2016 at 7:19

Architect Magazine details the transformation of the 78,000 sf steel-and-glass Crystal Cathedral

Architect Magazine details the transformation of the 78,000 sf steel-and-glass Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove, California–designed in 1980 by Philip Johnson–into a Catholic church.…

Is LA Going Vertical?

9 October, 2016 at 1:16

Metropolis is an exciting new mixed-use megaproject on a 6.33 acre site in downtown Los Angeles.…

Time Inc.’s Transformative HQ

6 October, 2016 at 5:26

Time Inc. recently moved its new HQ in Brookfield Place, the financial district, New York City.…

Lawrence Public Library Size Increases by 50%; Energy Costs Cut in Half

30 June, 2016 at 4:39

Syska Chicago conducted an extensive energy modeling and analysis on the existing Lawrence Public Library, in the city of Lawrence, Kansas. We discovered that the building lost significant energy and lacked adequate levels of daylight due to the arrangement of exposed concrete fins that acted like a giant radiator during hot days.…