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warwick grove, the warwick, warwick, n.y. warwick grove, the warwick, warwick, n.y.

Our judges gave this project an award both for what it is--a modest production house model that exemplifies quality over quantity--and for what it isn't. "It's not McMansiony," said one judge. Read more

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norton towers-on-the-court, west hollywood, calif norton towers-on-the-court, west hollywood, calif

West Hollywood, Calif., has a legacy of courtyard housing, so the city encourages developers to build within the tradition. This project, however, is the first one to implement the standard on such a narrow lot--and to do it successfully. Read more

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north beach malt house, san francisco north beach malt house, san francisco

In a previous life, the North Beach Malt House was home to several family-owned brewing companies. Today, the renovated building is the anchor of a four-building condo project that blends both old and new aesthetics. Read more

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misha/twaddell residence, san jose, calif. misha/twaddell residence, san jose, calif.

Because one of the clients for this California project uses a wheelchair, the architects designed it with accessibility in mind. But they were careful not to make it feel institutional, an achievement the judges admired. Read more

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hannah's house, memphis, tenn. hannah's house, memphis, tenn.

Architect Todd Walker is a Modernist, but he realizes that for some people the style has an ascetic quality to it. So when he set about designing this kitchen for his small family, he wanted to achieve a space that was softer and gentler and, most important, didn't take itself too seriously. Read more

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