Archive for May 16th, 2012

At PHA's New Norris Apartments, Weighing The Costs And Benefits Of Green

At PHA’s New Norris Apartments, Weighing The Costs And Benefits Of Green

May 16, 2012  |  Vantage

Sustainability is transforming public housing in ways that aren't obvious, argues Jacob Hellman. At the new Norris Apartments in North Philly, he finds a project green from the inside out. But can green goals justify ballooning construction budgets? > more

The New Barnes As Gesamtkunstwerk--Total Art

The New Barnes As Gesamtkunstwerk–Total Art

May 16, 2012  |  Morning Blend

New York Mag's preview of the Barnes, beautifying the favela that is Logan, plans for a comprehensive factory conversion in Kensington, and another take on the reuse imperative > more