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Monarch West / Randy Brown

  • 00:00 - 17 March, 2011
Monarch West / Randy Brown
Monarch West / Randy Brown , ©  Farshid Assassi
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  • Architects

  • Location

    Highway 370, MO, USA
  • Architect

    Randy Brown Architects
  • Civil Engineer

    E&A Consulting Group
  • Electrical Engineer

    Alvine & Associates
  • Mechanical Engineer

    CEI
  • Contractor

    Darland Construction
  • Project Year

    2009
  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. Monarch West is Randy Brown Architects’ latest exploration into improving strip mall development. Regarding strip malls as inevitable, Brown has developed a series of them with the intention of making this reality inspiring. Previous projects include 120 Blondo, Village Pointe East, and Monarch Place.

©  Farshid Assassi
©  Farshid Assassi

The design of Monarch West relied on the same concept and goals that made Monarch Place a success. With the concept of a billboard, the building’s structural steel pieces, skin and lighting organize tenant signage and catch people’s attention as they drive by.

©  Farshid Assassi
©  Farshid Assassi

The design features of the project including Z-shaped steel benches, native grasses and pea gravel create a more desirable public outdoor space than is usually associated with strip malls.

©  Farshid Assassi
©  Farshid Assassi

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Cite: "Monarch West / Randy Brown " 17 Mar 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/115814/monarch-west-randy-brown-architects/> ISSN 0719-8884
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