Best Architect, Small Firm: Marcy Wong Donn Logan
The California firm of Marcy Wong Donn Logan first impressed with their house for Mitch Kapor,, which, due to its size, kicked off a controversy that made it from Berkeley to The New York Times.
After this project, doing an adaptive reuse of a giant Albert Kahn-designed Ford assembly plant is almost easy.
Their projects use corrugated metal, exposed concrete and wood: simple, basic materials presented beautifully.
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