Shaw Floors Achieves Gold

31 August
Shaw Industries Group

Shaw Floors, who has worked with MBDC in the past on the design of their PVC-free commercial carpet tiles, has achieved the gold level in the Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Products Program.

McDonough Innovation seeking IT professional/archivist

24 August

McDonough Innovation is looking for a curator/archivist in our Charlottesville studio to lead our pioneering physical and digital “living archive” project with Stanford University Libraries. Candidate must be proactive, thoughtful, highly organized and friendly; fluent in iOS/Mac platforms (integrating multiple mobile and desktop devices); have a keen curiosity and tenacity for researching (and troubleshooting) new apps, softwares and […] Highlights Meadow Farm House

04 August, a design and architecture magazine, highlights unique designs and elements of architecture created by influential people of the industry. Freshome featured a piece titled, “Sustainable Meadow Farm House Featuring a Wavy Solar Panel Roof,” highlights LEED Platinum certified  Meadow Farm House. Completed in 2013, Meadow Farm House was built in Northern California and was […]

Andrew Michler’s ‘Hyperlocalization of Architecture’ features William McDonough

31 July
Hyperlocalization of Architecture

A new book, Hyperlocalization of Architecture, written by LEED AP BD+C, and certified Passive House consultant, Andrew Michler, features innovative architecture projects and interviews with industry influencers including William McDonough.    Hyperlocalization of Architecture challenges designers to take a different approach to ‘ordinary architecture’ by considering environmental factors and local materials. William McDonough, Peter Busby, Ramón […]