Sarasota Police Department Headquarters / Architects Design Group

Courtesy of Architects Design Group

As an important urban infill project in Southwest and a catalyst for future development in the government center, this design responds to the need to be a sustainable, survivable, yet open and inviting public building that maintains all critical functions 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, during any event. The project is sited on approximately 69,184 square feet of property and consists of 6 stories that house approximately 102,000 square feet of program, with the first 3 levels parking 200 vehicles. It is also Certified.

Architect: Architects Design Group
Location: Sarasota, Florida, USA
Project Area: 102,000 sqf
Project Year: 2010
Photographs: Courtesy of Architects Design Group

Winning Entry for Design Matters 2 Ideas Competition / Ali Musavi

Courtesy of Ali Musavi

Ali Musavi was announced winner of Design Matters 2 Ideas Competition for the proposal seen here.  The competition called for a design of a building block with an inclusive school environment that uniquely enhances the quality of life for teens and adults with disabilities who participate in the Easter Seals VIP Academy in ,  .

More information and images of the project after the break.