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Stories tagged with the term "new build"

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Tennessee Architecture Firms Snags Solomon Award for Church Design

Posted in News on November 3, 2017 11:20 am EDT

WFX presented an award for Studio Four Design's Grace Baptist Church project in the category of Church Design--Youth and Children's Spaces for facilities with 301-800 seats.


The Christ Connection

Posted in Projects  > New Build on October 30, 2017 11:40 am EDT

Elevation Church's Ballantyne campus in Charlotte, N.C., is designed to foster energetic interaction with others -- and with the message.


A Texas Design for Community Engagement

Posted in News on October 24, 2017 7:07 am EDT

A plan for Brookhaven Church in McKinney, Texas, is put into motion with Senior Pastor Glenn Meredith and church design and architectural firm Building God's Way.


How to Get the Church AVL Design Job

Posted in Education  > Resources on September 12, 2017 9:23 am EDT

Four seasoned church technical directors list the top criteria they look for in choosing a dealer, contractor or consultant to partner with on AVL projects and upgrades. If you can meet these criteria, the job just may be yours.


Tennessee Church Hits High Sound Goals on a Limited Budget

Posted in News on August 31, 2017 2:09 pm EDT

Manley Baptist Church in Morristown, Tenn., bucks the movement of mainline Baptist churches to gradually incorporate contemporary elements. As such, All Pro Sound outfitted its new auditorium with rock-solid sound reinforcement from Danley Sound Labs.


A Masterplan Unfolds in Minnesota

Posted in Projects  > Historic Renovation on April 11, 2017 10:13 am EDT

A decades-long architect and client partnership, focused on designing for continuity and change, results in the realization of a well crafted masterplan at Wayzata Community Church in Minnesota.


Windows to the Soul

Posted in Materials on November 22, 2016 2:34 pm EST

Windows do more than bring natural light into a worship space; they bring eternal light into the core of our very being, it's said.


Backbone: A Look at AC Power Planning in the Church

Posted in Education  > Resources on October 1, 2016 2:34 pm EDT

A peer engineer's report on the importance of planning power for now and in the future -- to better serve your church clients.


When Architecture and Technology Join Forces

Posted in Blogs & Columns  > From the Editor on June 29, 2016 11:49 am EDT

Modern churches are filled with seamlessly operating and oftentimes invisibly hidden technology -- from video screens to line array loudspeakers to security cameras. Why is this important to you as a designer of sacred space?


Prepping Your Mind for Technical Booth Design

Posted in Education  > Resources on April 5, 2016 12:52 pm EDT

This vital tech component of the worship space does not have to be an aesthetics killer -- if architects, AVL designers and integrators work together. A treatise drawing on the end-user's perspective.


North Carolina Church Prioritizes Youth With New Space

Posted in News on March 30, 2016 12:38 pm EDT

Triangle Community Church in Apex, N.C., chooses a flexible structural system to house youth fellowship and worship.


Wildfire-Ravaged Church Gets New Glass and Steel Structure, Upgrades Audio

Posted in News on July 9, 2015 11:29 am EDT

A California church is rebuilt following a wildfire, turning to North Hollywood's Audio Techniques for an effective sound reinforcement solution in the new design.


Bronx New Build Designed to Celebrate Community

Posted in News on April 27, 2015 5:53 pm EDT

Modernist aesthetic and sustainable features to grace new house of worship designed with people and multiuse in mind.


Case Study: The Merging of Two Mississippi Churches

Posted in Projects  > New Build on March 19, 2015 10:03 am EDT

Post Hurricane Katrina, two Southern parishes join forces in a new build designed by a local architectural firm.


Sleek and Shimmering: Urban Exteriors Shine with LED Option

Posted in Materials on January 7, 2015 5:41 pm EST

Plexineon by iLight Technologies lends linear sparkle to a variety of commercial projects by night, and texture by day.