BREAKING: Winner Announced in New York City's Tiny Apartment Competition

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TreeHugger has been covering the request for proposals to build 275 square foot apartments in New York; and the lucky winner is Monadnock Developments, Actors Fund Housing Development Corp and nARCHITECTS.

nARCHITECTS, PLLC is an emerging internationally-recognized practice based in New York City founded by Eric Bunge and Mimi Hoang in 1999. Ongoing work includes the design of the Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum in Brooklyn, the ABC Department Store Facades in Beirut, Lebanon, Ellicott Park at the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, and Pierscape at Chicago’s Navy Pier, a competition-winning project led by James Corner Field Operations. The firm’s recent work has focused on a wide range of scales from buildings and interiors to public space design. Recent examples include Switch Building in Manhattan (recipient of an AIA Building Type Award), the bamboo MoMA/P.S.1 Canopy (recipient of an AIA Design Honor Award), and Forest Pavilion in Taiwan (recipient of an Architect Annual Design Award). nARCHITECTS is currently retained by the NYC Parks and Recreation’s and the NYC Department of Design and Construction’s Design Excellence programs.

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