Arrowstreet Presenting at ABX 2018

Two members of the Arrowstreet team – Principal Larry Spang and Director of Sustainability and Building Performance Kate Bubriski – will be speaking at  ABX (Architecture Boston Expo) this week. Registration for each session is at the ABX official website, via the links below:   WE19 – Get Schooled: Cost Effective School Design in Massachusetts(Larry Spang) Wednesday, November 28 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM…

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Join Arrowstreet at Greenbuild and ABX 2017

Learn More About Arrowstreet’s Sessions Tours Education for Environmental Stewards | 11/11, 8:00-12:00pm Katie Ferrier | TS07 Sustainability in Cambridge’s Life Science Market | 11/11, 1:00-5:00pm Kate Bubriski | TS08 Sessions Public Parks on Private Lands | 11/8, 8:30-10:00am Jim Batchelor | WE09 Kinetic Facades: Inventive Architecture, Design, Fabrication | 11/8, 11:00-12:30pm David Bois | WE18 Advocacy in Massachusetts: Why,…

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Successful Public Spaces Are All About Edges

In the past few days I have attended three presentations about designing successful public spaces, two at ABX and one sponsored by Massachusetts Smart Growth Alliance.  I learned a new word, thigmotactic.  A strict definition is something like contact-loving, but in the context of placemaking it is generally used to mean edge-seeking.  When selecting a place to stop and rest,…

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