historic renovations

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All photos by Bruce T. Martin.

Thoughtful restoration makes Boston's St. Celicia's Parish more visible, accessible, inviting. more

Mar 6, 2018 12:00 AM Cover Stories

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Jim Gormley Photography

Crossroads Church’s Uptown Cincinnati campus saves an historic landmark, intertwining modern AVL. more

Feb 9, 2018 12:00 AM Cover Stories

First Baptist Dallas delivers a downtown gathering destination. more

Jan 26, 2018 11:43 AM Historic Renovations

Philadelphia's Congregation Rodeph Shalom highlights historic elements. more

Jan 26, 2018 8:04 AM Historic Renovations

Louisiana architecture firm renovates historic Saint Charles Avenue Presbyterian Church, complete with a columbarium garden. more

Jan 23, 2018 4:21 PM Historic Renovations

An exclusive report on trending challenges and solutions in historic worship space renovations and retrofits. more

Jan 23, 2018 2:50 PM Historic Renovations

An audio upgrade at Phillips Academy Andover's historic Cochran Chapel poses challenges for integrator Balanced Input. more

Nov 15, 2017 12:00 AM AVL Upgrade

With fewer boxes, Danley Sound Labs gives First Baptist Church of Ashland, Va., an aesthetically pleasing fresh start. more

Nov 9, 2017 12:00 AM News

After a successful implementation of Bose systems at New England's oldest church meeting hall, integrator Adtech Systems and the church again employ Bose Professional to convert an upstairs room into a multipurpose space. more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 AM News

Xavier High School, a Jesuit college preparatory school, gains 33,000 square feet in the heart of Manhattan. more

Sep 7, 2017 12:30 PM Cover Stories

Harmony in design and mission helps Raleigh architectural firm garner design awards for downtown satellite campus. more

Aug 1, 2017 12:00 AM Historic Renovations

During restoration at Chicago's Shrine of Christ the King, a fire destroys large parts of the roof, choir loft, windows, and interior. more

Jun 19, 2017 12:00 AM Historic Renovations

A decades-long architect and client partnership, focused on designing for continuity and change, results in the realization of a well crafted masterplan at Wayzata Community Church in Minnesota. more

Apr 11, 2017 12:00 AM News

Architectural and AVL design considerations for historic sacred space preservation. more

Mar 31, 2017 12:00 AM Historic Renovations

In a true problem-solution scenario, New York-based Walters-Storyk Design Group is tasked with perfecting acoustic clarity and speech intelligibility in two Miami synagogues -- all the while maintaining ancient traditions. more

Mar 27, 2017 12:00 AM Education

Architectural designers at Rafferty, Rafferty, Tollefson, Lindeke Architects in St. Paul, Minn., put their heads together for a cost-effective renovation on a tight budget. more

Jan 30, 2017 12:00 AM Historic Renovations

Founded in 1863, Third Baptist Church's current building was constructed in 1903. Recently, the church underwent a major interior renovation and a modern audio system upgrade with Community Entasys loudspeakers. more

Jun 25, 2016 12:00 AM AVL Upgrade

Rockford, Ill's Larson & Darby Inc. recently renovated a small chapel in a local hospital on a tight budget. The renovation's initial goal: preserve an eternal flame that remains lit in the chapel, yet the space got much more. more

Apr 12, 2016 12:00 AM Historic Renovations

Collegiate Georgian architectural style building, the first academic building on a Texas university campus and only the second 100-year-old building in the U.S., achieves LEED Gold Certification. more

Oct 25, 2015 12:00 AM Historic Renovations

After two years of planning and two months of installation, NoiseBoys Technologies is preparing for an event honoring King Richard III this spring, where thousands of visitors attended services. more

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 AM Historic Renovations


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