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Marmalade Library features NBK terracotta baguettes

Material mix & textural design stand out in historic Marmalade District’s library branch

NBK terracotta baguettes provide solar screening & bring distinct exterior to historic Marmalade District Extending a resurgence of urban living, Salt Lake City opened a new branch library in its historic Marmalade District that features an attractive array of NBK…
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Techstyle® Graphic Lattice pattern panels in Latte.

How experts pick ‘Color of the Year’ & advice on choosing what’s right for your project

Hues like Benjamin Moore’s “Shadow” can play as neutrals & complement other shades, inspiring designers & architects to add color & pattern to ceilings. Recently we talked to color experts at Benjamin Moore about the role color can play in design. They scour the world…
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Hunter Douglas Architectural’s HeartFelt™ ceiling system took home a prestigious "Best of the Best" Red Dot Award at an annual competition held in Germany that honors innovative product design.

HeartFelt™ ceilings win international “Best of the Best” design award from Red Dot

Award-winning HeartFelt™ ceilings now on display at Red Dot Museum exhibit Click here to watch a video of architect Bjarne Hammer explaining his source of inspiration. HeartFelt™ modular felt ceilings from Hunter Douglas Architectural was honored this month with a “Best of…
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Techstyle® Graphic ceiling panels: Large Branches Print in Concrete

Patterns Play With Your Psyche: Impact of adding color & surface design to ceiling plane

Colors and patterns change spatial perceptions and inspire reactions. Applied to the ceiling, graphics have the power to better balance the atmosphere of a room. As designers look up towards the ceiling as an underutilized plane for introducing inspiring, personalized…
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Techstyle® Graphic ceiling panels: Large Origami in Seaglass

The Eye Has to Travel (Up): Techstyle® Graphic ceiling panels bring color & pattern to the 5th wall

“The eye has to travel,” quipped the legendary fashion editor Diana Vreeland… a rule of thumb that not only applies to design from head-to-toe, but also from floor-to-ceiling. “When you walk into a room you want it to be balanced…
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LA Design Festival Panel

LA vs. Detroit: Design lens on two iconic American cities

Katherine Mills contributed to this article. Design in Detroit & LA is dramatically different, but the cities share alchemy The recent LA Design Festival, which attracted designers and makers in the graffiti enclave of downtown LA’s Arts District, featured a…
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Frank Lloyd Wright

Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Guggenheim Museum Throws a Party for America’s Architect

Frank Lloyd Wright, often regarded in design circles as “America’s architect,” completed 532 projects including houses, skyscrapers, churches, and hotels, during his career. This week, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, one of the great institutions he envisioned, is throwing him…
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