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In the Factory: The Fitzroy Green Glaze Facade

Located at 514 West 24th street, The Fitzroy finds its home on the Lower West Side of Manhattan. New York City's West Chelsea neighborhood boasts many iconic buildings and historic landmarks, such as the Whitney Museum of American Art, The Highline, and the Hotel Chelsea.

NYC Townhouse Green Wall Planter Production @ Boston Valley

The green wall planter units for the NYC Townhouse project by Michael Chen Architecture are starting to take shape on the shop floor here at Boston Valley. Molds have been created, the prototype units have been poured and several have been released from the mold. As you can see from the images below, the cast […]

Michael Chen Architecture’s Green Wall Uses Rain Screen Terra Cotta Planters

Michael Chen Architecture’s ‘Green Wall’ Combines Rain Screen Terra Cotta Planters and Indigenous New York Ferns. With major components approved and off for production, the NYC Townhouse project  by Michael Chen Architecture further develops the ‘Green Wall.‘ This completely custom terra cotta installation features a vertical aeroponic garden that will be home to many New […]

The Successes of Innovative Production at Boston Valley Terra Cotta

Our hybrid CNC/slip-cast process is yielding beautiful results. The collaboration between our ARCH Design Lab and production teams at Boston Valley Terra Cotta has proven to be positive relationship. The team has successfully created a mold for slip-cast restoration production using digital sculpting software and CNC milling. This method requires the designer to mentally form […]

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