Arrowstreet Associates Tour The Boch Center’s Wang Theater

After a year and a half delay due to COVID, the annual Arrowstreet Associates’ Social Event took place in September 2021. This year, the Associates joined historian Scott Towers for a history and architecture tour of one of Boston’s revered institutions: The Boch Center’s Wang Theater. Our tour included areas well-traveled by the general public, like the ornate lobby and…

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Celebrating Earth Day 2021

This Earth Day, we look to celebrate our planet and educate ourselves on ways to live more in tune. At Arrowstreet, we incorporate sustainable building techniques into all of our projects, but the path to a sustainable future doesn’t stop there. Below are some tips from ecochallenge.org on how we can all choose to live more sustainably in our day-to-day…

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King Open Certified LEED v4 Platinum

We are honored to announce the King Open/Cambridge Street Upper School & Community Complex has received LEED v4 schools Platinum certification. The project is only the second in the country, and third in the world this certification. Arrowstreet’s focus on healthy materials and indoor air quality helped to make this certification possible. Designed as the first Net Zero Emissions and…

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Arrowstreet 2021 Architizer A+ Best in Sustainability Finalist

Since our inception in the 1960’s, Arrowstreet’s core creative mission has been to continuously reimagine typical building typologies and push ourselves beyond the traditional approach to architecture. The firm focuses on creative problem solving, thinking critically about the ways in which our society is changing, and how it will impact the built environment. We research and identify future needs based…

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Ora Seaport Winner of Architect of the Year 2020

A primary focus of this 500,000 SF development is to set a standard for community-oriented urban design that addresses the resiliency challenges of building along the waterfront. To resolve these unique challenges, the architecture and landscaping address the site’s immediate needs while incorporating long-term resiliency strategies through interwoven public spaces and phytoremediation. During the design phase, we presented sea-level rise…

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Wonderfund 2020

This week we dropped off gifts for the 23 children we adopted this holiday season through the Wonderfund to Department of Children and Families (DCF). Arrowstreeters collectively donated almost $10,000 to children who needed someone to show them that they were thinking of them, stranger or not. We chose the Wonderfund this year because I was a foster child when…

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Luxe Life: Ryder in Revere

Luxe Life: Ryder in Revere

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Anna Vaivoda Wins IESNA Student Scholarship Design Competition

Arrowstreet Interior Designer Anna Vaivoda won first place in the IESNA (Illuminating Engineering Society of North America) Boston Section Student Scholarship Design Competition with her Syzygy light fixture. The competition brief called for students to design an original lighting fixture inspired by the sun and the moon. The design concept for this “Sun and Moon” fixture is inspired by the…

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Arrowstreet Associates Tour the Nichols House

A perfect Boston summer evening set the stage as the Associates of Arrowstreet walked through the charming streets of Beacon Hill on their way to 55 Mount Vernon Street, home of the Nichols House Museum and the site of this year’s Associates’ social event. Once there, the Associates met Laura Cunningham, programs and collections coordinator for the Museum, who escorted…

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