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Joseph Sarafian

Based out of our Los Angeles office, Joseph is a designer operating at the intersection of architecture and technology. His work has been featured in Time Magazine, Dezeen, and other publications. His current research is focused on robotically-cast concrete with partner Ron Culver, AIA.
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Nov 01, 2016

Material Performance in the Service of Sustainability: Minafold Pavilion

Too often in the design profession, sustainability is treated like a check-list one must to go through in order to satisfy a certain quota to ‘green-wash’ a project, resulting in dull sustainability ‘solutions’ and even duller buildings and forms. But what if we could re-evaluate the way we apply technology to traditional materials, discover ways to maximize performance to achieve minimal waste and design a new construction methodology along the way? Read More +