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Studio INI's Urban Imprint Exhibition Debuts at A/D/O for NYCx Design

Studio INI is set to unveil Urban Imprint, an immersive installation at A/D/O by MINI in Brooklyn that reconstructs the fabric of our urban environment and imagines the city as a megaphone to the self. The outdoor installation will open to the public tomorrow, May 17th, during NYCxDesign, New York City’s annual celebration of Design which takes place throughout May.

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Manufacturing Utopia - How Assemble is Creating a Model Factory at A/D/O

London-based architecture collective Assemble is set to transform an outdoor courtyard at A/D/O in Brooklyn into a ‘model factory’ to explore utopian ideals of work. The Turner Prize-winning architects will use their first site-specific installation in the U.S. entitled ‘A Factory As It Might Be’ to depict a vision of how society should build and function using abundant, malleable materials.

The factory workshop contains a clay extruder and electric kiln. Image Courtesy of Sam NixonShelving will be added to allow for object display. Image Courtesy of Sam NixonA range of objects can be produced from the factory to enhance the A/D/O courtyard. Image Courtesy of Sam NixonAssemble have instructed the A/D/O team in tile production. Image Courtesy of Sam Nixon+ 15