Bringing Design Home

In the Winter of 2017, Design Develop Construct (DDC) Journal spoke to Architect & Developer Alex Barrett of Barrett Design in Brooklyn, NY. They spoke about Alex’s frustrations with the typical architecture role and how he has taken more initiative in developing his own work, as well as the latest...

Architects as Developers

Architects as Developers: We profile three architects who prove building isn’t the domain of just developers. Originally published on Multifamily Executive on 22 January 2016 by Les Shaver. Access the article here. Big builders and developers such as Alliance, AvalonBay, Related, and Lennar might build the most apartments. But these...

The Architect as Developer

Architects across Canada continue to investigate the possibilities of developing their own projects, broadening their skill sets in the process. Originally published at Canadian Architect. Written by Graham Livesey. Access the article at canadianarchitect.com. The concept that an architect can be a developer has not been extensively explored in North American practice....

Architect-Developer-Experimenter in West Chelsea

Originally published by The New York Times and can be accessed here. If West Chelsea seems like a canvas for ambitious architects and their indulgent developers, the midrise condominium at 459 West 18th Street makes a disciplined self-portrait. The 11-story black-and-white building looks restrained on a corner between the irregular-grid tower that...

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