A FRESH LOOK ON HUGUENOT STREET

A FRESH LOOK ON HUGUENOT STREET

By on Aug 24, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Designed to appeal to “millennial” and “empty-nesters” this six-story, 60-unit multi-family residential building at 387 Huguenot Street, New Rochelle, was approved by the city’s Planning Board this summer and is one of the first buildings designed using the newly-adopted form-based zoning. An artfully-composed, fiber-cement rain screen cladding system gives the building a contemporary appearance.  A […]

The New Blue Sky Bakery!

The New Blue Sky Bakery!

By on Jul 5, 2016 in Blog, Main Streets | No Comments

The new Lefferts Gardens location of Blue Sky Bakery takes several important design cues from the original Park Slope location, and updates them in a way that works for this larger space. The signature bright reds, yellows, and of course, blues were the starting point for many of our ideas about the space, mixed with […]

THINK + [TABLE] at BKLYN DESIGNS

By on Apr 28, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Join us at BKLYN DESIGNS as we co-host the THINK+ [TABLE] conversation series with our affiliated design studio, THINK FABRICATE! Each day of the show, we will welcome invited industry professionals and special guests to lead the dialogue. All will be welcome to take a seat at the Dialogue Table and Benches – designed specifically by THINK FABRICATE […]

Ten Things We Loved About 2015

Ten Things We Loved About 2015

By on Dec 18, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

We loved working together as a collaborative team, both with our clients and with each other, at Doban Architecture and Think Fabricate. Here are some of our many favorite things about 2015… Envisioning Universal Pre-K in Borough Park We loved bringing creative patterns, layouts, and materials to the transformation of a former Nabisco warehouse (and more […]

2014: THE YEAR OF TEAMWORK!

2014: THE YEAR OF TEAMWORK!

By on Dec 29, 2014 in Blog, Educate | No Comments

2014 was a year of joining together in partnership and collaboration at Doban Architecture! DOBAN JOINED DOBAN! We are so excited to have Geoffrey Doban, AIA, an expert in educational and large-scale urban projects, and all-around awesome  guy, join our team! GADDY JOINED ALLISON! In September, Gaddy Hall joined with our other dormitory on Monroe […]

Students Move in to Gaddy Hall!

Students Move in to Gaddy Hall!

By on Sep 5, 2014 in Blog, Educate | No Comments

David Dimond, Monroe College Vice President and New Rochelle Campus Dean, and Stephen Schultheis, Dean of Student Services, prepare to welcome students to Gaddy Hall, in front of the newly-installed sign, September 2014. Installed ten years earlier at the time of Allison Hall completion. The opening of Gaddy Hall for students this week is important […]

Hurricane Sandy Storefronts

Hurricane Sandy Storefronts

By on Feb 24, 2014 in Main Streets

To help neighborhood businesses rise above the five-foot tide mark and other devastation left by Hurricane Sandy’s waters, we designed improvements to more than forty New York City storefronts in the past few months. The designs reflect the diverse nature of six commercial strips in four boroughs–-from the Rockaways in Queens, to Red Hook in Brooklyn, to South Street […]