Recent content by mdd

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    State Street HQ | One Congress | Bulfinch Crossing | West End

    That is a LOT of elevators for the size of the footprint.
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    Cambridge Infill and Small Developments

    I live by this house and the lack of windows, placement, size of them is really disappointing.
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    Hood Business Park | 480-570 Rutherford Avenue | Charlestown

    Parts I like, parts I hate. Oh well.
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    Cambridge Crossing (NorthPoint) | East Cambridge/Charlestown | Cambridge/Boston

    Cheaper to erect it once, rather than jack it up multiple times?
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    Cambridge Infill and Small Developments

    Miami on Essex
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    MIT New 450-bed Residence Hall | 121 Vassar St. | Cambridge

    I understand why it's done but I hate joint lines in brick facades. I miss old school masonry.
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    15 Necco Street | Fort Point

    This is what happens when you let the neighborhood design your building. That said, I like it, could be better, but it's not bad.
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    Somerville Infill and Small Developments

    Every single window is different. This must have been a contractor doing a design-build going nuts. There is no way a self respecting architect could do this.
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    The Hub on Causeway (née TD Garden Towers) | 80 Causeway Street | West End

    If it were even 10 more floors, the proportions would be a lot nicer.
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    Lobby Renovation/Addition | 175 Federal Street | Financial District

    What legacy does this have exactly? It's a horribly human scaled building contributing nothing to the pedestrian experience, on one of the busiest corners in the city.
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    General Electric HQ (Necco Buildings Reno) | 5 Necco Street | Fort Point

    That was said before they had to present to the Landmark's commission.
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    Northeastern University - Institutional Master Plan

    Wow, RIP. I loved Chicken Lou's when I was at NU. Naughty Nuggets forever.
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    The New Retail Thread

    Trader Joe's had it's grand opening this morning.
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    50-62 Staniford Street Renovation | West End

    It's amazing what a fresh coat of paint will do.
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    The New Retail Thread

    One Kings lane on Thomson Place in the Seaport opened yesterday.