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Connecticut Cottages & Gardens and Dezeen Published Our House on Sackett Hill

September 17, 2018

In Warren, Connecticut, we designed a , clad in black stained wood, that hugs the horizon line and blends into the surrounding trees. Connecticut Cottages & Gardens and Dezeen have both recently published the project, which was led by Partners and and Senior Principal (interiors). The house has an L-shaped plan that separates public and private zones in the house and extensive glazing opening out to the rolling hills and forest beyond. Read more about the house here and here. We are honored by the coverage.

Wall Street Journal Published Our Boutique Financial Services Office

September 5, 2018

The Off Duty section of The Wall Street Journal recently paid a visit to the we designed in Midtown Manhattan. The office balances transparency with privacy and includes a variety of spaces for individual and collaborative work. The clients are also art and design collectors, so the space is enlivened with important works of painting, sculpture, and photography as well as vintage and contemporary furnishings. Writer Tim Gavan notes, “Communal spaces include a fully-stocked lounge and library that provide a variety of environments and experiences, including relaxation, a notion borrowed from the dot com world, without being slouchy or juvenile…The design honors the team.” Partner and Principals and led the project. Read the Journal’s story here.

Dickinson College Opens New Residence Hall

August 14, 2018

At the end of last week several members of the Deborah Berke Partners team attended the ribbon-cutting for the new Residence Hall at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. It is the first new residential building on campus in more than forty years. The hall features an E-shaped plan, which creates two intimate courtyards to encourage casual socializing. Rain gardens that manage storm water on site and a highly insulated exterior envelope are just a few of the building’s sustainable strategies. The hall is targeting LEED Platinum certification in keeping with Dickinson’s ambitious green standards. Partner and Principal led the design of the project. Read more about it .