Marpillero Pollak Architects Masterfully Designs New Library in Elmhurst, Queens

If you think public libraries are an institution with a proud past but a problematic future you have to visit the new Elmhurst Public Library by Marpillero Pollak Architects. Commissioned in 2004 by New York’s Department of Design and Construction (DDC), it’s not just a triumphant work of civic architecture, but one that creates community and celebrates what it means to be a public institution in 2017.

TerraClad® Panels Are Part of Cornell University’s Redeveloped Upson Hall

Work is continuing on Cornell University’s Upson Hall, the engineering school’s 1956-built academic building. Located on the campus in Ithaca, New York, the 160,000 square-foot building is now being renovated by Perkins + Will, who designed this original building 60 years ago. Perkins + Will is working with LTL Architects and engineers Thornton-Tomasetti on this transformation. Boston […]

Boston Valley Terra Cotta Shines on NYC Luxury Project

“Bond Street in lower Manhattan’s has turned into a short “starchitect” row and Boston Valley Terra Cotta is playing a key role in the street’s latest project.  The Orchard Park-based firm is designing and constructing the terra cotta panels that will grace the façade of architect Annabelle Selldorf’s 10 Bond Steet, a seven-story, 11-unit infill project.  The building’s […]

PreCast Terra Cotta Panels Installed on 1200 17th St., Washington, D.C.

The PreCast Terra Cotta Panels made by Boston Valley Terra Cotta and Modern Mosaic have been installed on 1200 17th Street in Washington, D.C. Our custom glazed panels create a truly unique facade for this ZGF designed downtown DC Akridge property. With the precast panels installed, the double height windows can now be lifted into […]

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