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Project Collaboration: A Balancing Act

Posted in Blogs & Columns  > From the Editor on October 2, 2017 9:43 am EDT

Careful collaboration led to Xavier High School's expansion in the Manhattan borough of New York City. It almost sounds like an improbability, to expand in the heart of Manhattan -- yet vision and teamwork made it happen.


Showcasing a Higher End Brand,

Posted in Education  > Resources on September 21, 2017 10:53 am EDT

Kohler is an incredibly well-known and respected brand, mostly for its bathroom and plumbing products. And now -- for a content-driven conversation at its .design site where stories and inspiration are pushed, instead of individual products.


Top 10 Most Interesting .design Use Cases

Posted in News on September 19, 2017 3:13 pm EDT

With more than 70,000 .design domains registered in the past two years, there are great use cases of the domain extension around the world. Take a look at this superb sampling.


New .design Domain Changing the Way Designers Brand Online

Posted in News on September 19, 2017 2:10 pm EDT

Adding specificity and elegance to companies' branding efforts, the .design extension finds a home at, and What can a .design extension do for your business?


Temporary Structures Deliver Eternal Hope

Posted in Education  > Resources on September 18, 2017 1:09 pm EDT

Following natural disasters around the world, interim houses of worship -- designed and built from simple materials -- can fill the faith needs of those displaced.


Simple Structure, Complex Outreach

Posted in News on September 15, 2017 10:23 am EDT

Multicultural, faith- and family-focused Cambridge, Mass., church marks centennial with new documentary focused on stories of multigenerational individuals and families.


Joining Buildings and Centuries

Posted in Projects  > Historic Renovation on September 7, 2017 12:30 pm EDT

Xavier High School, a Jesuit college preparatory school, gains 33,000 square feet in the heart of Manhattan.


Metro Atlanta Megachurch Puts Best Face Forward

Posted in News on September 5, 2017 3:19 pm EDT

New entryway features three 20x30-square-foot gabled skylights that serve as a welcoming focal point for the massive space.


Walking the Tightrope

Posted in Practice  > General on September 1, 2017 12:09 pm EDT

As architects, engineers and consultants you may oftentimes walk a tightrope--working your way forward to project completion almost effortlessly on relatively still days, and teetering along with a strong wind blowing at your face on others.


From Dairy Farm to House of Worship

Posted in News on August 31, 2017 3:46 pm EDT

The reinvention of space at CrossWinds Church in Livermore, Calif., takes adaptive reuse to a whole new level.


The Art of Hidden Sound

Posted in News on August 3, 2017 4:43 pm EDT

Acoustics is everything in making sure the Word is heard. One manufacturer shares thoughts on how to guide your clients wisely.


BIM Soars Ever Higher: A Q&A with Graphisoft

Posted in Practice  > Tools on August 3, 2017 4:34 pm EDT

Church Designer conducts an exclusive interview with Tibor Szolnoki, ArchiCAD implementation team leader for Graphisoft, for a glimpse into the future of design.


Embracing the Difficult

Posted in Practice  > General on August 3, 2017 3:49 pm EDT

Learning to create in and thrive in an ever-shifting business environment is a bit like learning to appreciate Salvador Dali, even if you don't really like his art.


Performance Space Meets Spaceship in Spain

Posted in Projects  > New Build on August 3, 2017 12:01 pm EDT

A rocky hillside and a glowing plastic wonder join as one, yet contrast with one another, outside an ancient Spanish city--a performance space like no other by architects Jose Selgas and Lucia Cano.


A Design Balancing Act

Posted in Education  > Resources on August 2, 2017 4:03 pm EDT

A look at two legs of the larger sanctuary sound tripod that deserve more attention.

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