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Stories tagged with the term "sustainability"

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Queen of Angels Provides Controlled Sonic Excellence

Posted in News on January 16, 2018 11:39 am EST

Bose RoomMatch DeltaQ array loudspeakers cover the entire Riverside, CA church with clear and even sound while avoiding reflective surfaces.


Tools for Collaborative Learning Spaces

Posted in News on January 3, 2018 4:20 pm EST

NanaWall folding glass wall systems can help optimize floor plans and increase natural light in architects' institutional designs, impacting church classrooms and youth spaces.


AIA Trends & Talking Points for 2018

Posted in Blogs & Columns  > Architecture Is Fun on December 13, 2017 12:30 pm EST

The Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture (IFRAA), a knowledge community of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), represented by members Doug Hanson AIA, ASIC, and Stephen Pickard AIA, NCARB, discloses of-the-moment issues in sacred space design.


Case Study: A River Runs Beside It

Posted in Projects  > Sustainability Focus on December 1, 2017 2:18 pm EST

From our archives, a Palo Pinto, Texas, chapel provides a place for respite in God's country. See the image gallery.


An Arizona Church Masterplan Cements Community Connection

Posted in Projects  > Sustainability Focus on December 1, 2017 11:17 am EST

SDG Architecture expands and improves an existing campus in Tucson, constructing a new sanctuary and a paved courtyard to link together all of Sabino Road Baptist Church's buildings.


Video Switchers on Demand

Posted in Materials on November 13, 2017 3:33 pm EST

As ministry needs grow and applications for video switching expand, manufacturers' offerings rise to the challenge.


4K Camera Definitives

Posted in Education  > Resources on November 13, 2017 2:58 pm EST

Before your church clients go 4K, here’s what they need to know.


The Top Sustainable Building Products of 2017

Posted in Education on November 6, 2017 2:36 pm EST

From use in building structures to overall building performance, sustainable products see year-long growth in the worship sector, according to project-active church architects. A Church Designer exclusive report.


Striking A Balance Between Architecture and Technology

Posted in Projects  > Adaptive Re-use on November 1, 2017 11:08 am EDT

A phased, adaptive re-use church project maintains design consistency and incorporates technology throughout.


Century-Old Convent Takes a Green Approach

Posted in Projects  > Sustainability Focus on October 1, 2017 2:13 pm EDT

A holistic efficiency historic renovation initiative brings an historic building into the 21st century, helping a New York convent achieve an estimated 60% energy savings.


Simpla Makes Gathering Simple and Portable

Posted in Materials on August 1, 2017 10:33 am EDT

Simpla by Howe provides gathering and learning space efficiency for the church setting.


Karndean Designflooring introduces Korlok

Posted in Materials on July 5, 2017 11:55 am EDT

The premier rigid core locking floor is designed to hide subfloor imperfections and includes 12 new colors in an easy-to-install 56-inch by 9-inch format.


Case Study: Building on the Legacy of Frank Lloyd Wright

Posted in Projects  > New Build on July 1, 2017 2:13 pm EDT

An in-depth, photo-inclusive look at the expansion of a sacred space national treasure in Wisconsin.


Demystifying Sound in Challenging Spaces

Posted in Education  > Resources on June 30, 2017 9:54 am EDT

Houses of worship come in many shapes and sizes, and designing sound to fit them is one of AV's biggest challenges.


Unity Through Technology

Posted in Projects  > AVL Upgrade on June 30, 2017 4:04 am EDT

Church of the Highlands in Birmingham, Ala., built two campuses from the ground up. Its remaining locations are portable churches that meet in a combination of schools, community centers, and conference facilities, with technology binding them together.

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