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Sight Unseen Offsite 2017

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Sight Unseen Offsite is one of NYCxDesign week’s most important places to discover the latest in independent design. It is curated annually by Monica Khemsurov and Jill Singer of the eponymous www.Sightunseen.com. Here you will find a curated selection of team favorites from one of our favorite fairs!   This slideshow requires JavaScript.

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ICFF 2017

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ICFF and it’s satellite fairs are a can’t-miss weekend full of events for the design industry in New York and worldwide. Enjoy some of our team’s favorites from ICFF New York 2017!   This slideshow requires JavaScript.    

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Wayne Turett Architectural Digest 2016

Wayne Turett Speaks at the Architectural Digest Show 2016

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Wayne Turett Architectural Digest 2016 Wayne Turett Architectural Digest 2016 Wayne Turett Architectural Digest 2016 Wayne Turett Architectural Digest 2016 This past Friday, March 18th, Principal Wayne Turett had the opportunity to speak on a New York Times Design-sponsored panel at the 2016 Architectural Digest Design Show. Wayne, alongside other leading industry professionals from Jenn-Air, Nest, Sony and Gilmore Sound, discussed the integration of technology into residential design, and weighed in on the newest products and trends. The panel addressed many questions throughout, sharing their varying perspectives on issues such as product integration, user interfaces and security. Questions posed included: how many devices are too many? Are these apps and devices really making our lives easier? Are we becoming slaves to technology? Information Overload? It seems that almost everything these days can be controlled at the click of a button,…

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Civic Hall Birthday

Happy First Birthday, @civichall!

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Civic Hall Birthday Civic Hall Birthday Civic Hall Birthday Civic Hall Birthday Civic Hall Birthday Principal Architect Wayne Turett and Director of Interior Design Jessica Shaw recently attended the one year anniversary of TTC-designed Civic Hall. From Civic Hall’s website: “Civic Hall is a one-of-a-kind community center for the world’s civic innovators. Located in the heart of New York City, we are a space where social entrepreneurs, change-makers, government employees, hackers, academics, journalists, and artists can share knowledge, build tools, and solve problems, together.” This was an exciting and unique project that TTC was honored to be a part of. Learn more about the project in this feature by Knoll, here Congratulations to our client Andrew Rasiej and his team on this exciting milestone!

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Out and About: Elie Tahari @ NYFW

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Wayne Turett and Jessica Shaw took part of some fashion week activity Tuesday night while attending our client Elie Tahari’s fashion show!

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23 Downing is Complete!

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We are happy to report that our 23 Downing project has been completed and looks beautiful. Please check out the photos on our website and the property listing if you are interested in purchasing!   [photosphere]https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-MHeO3FkO5Ik/UdMMcoZnG3I/AAAAAAAAEIY/ouxHbbuXZLI/w1715-h488-no/PANO_20130702_131205.jpg[/photosphere]

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Berlin and Passive House

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Wayne was recently invite to Berlin for a design conference. One thing that struck him during his tour was the “passive house” movement. “During a recent trip to Berlin, I was fortunate to be able to stay in a “passive house”. The house was designed by the owner/architectcs, Wolfgang Shoening and Beatrice Mosca and to my surprise it had large windows and lots of light. There is no heating plant except for a high tech fireplace that can also be used to heat hot water when the solar water panels on the roof are not able to produce what is needed. As you might imagine, the walls are extremely well insulated, and the windows are triple glazed. Window shades are on the outside of the building, keeping the sun’s heat from hitting the glass. Fresh air is constantly circulated using…

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WAYNE TURETT EARNS LEED GREEN ASSOCIATE CERTIFICATION

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Principal, Wayne Turett, has passed his LEED Green Associate exam. TCA has a commitment to responsible design and is always looking for smart ways to make our projects more sustainable. Congratulations Wayne!

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Website SO CLOSE! Testing Website – Facebook Connectivity

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Here is the test content for this news item. I am testing whether news events posted on our website will automatically be posted on our Facebook wall. Pretty cool if it works. Our new website is O SO close to done. So close that I invite you to go take a look. Be nice, we are still ironing things out. Jim and I just decided on fonts, and we will be standardizing them across the site. For a real treat – check out Jim’s picture in our About/People. That is all for now. Here we go – cross your fingers… IT WORKS! — UPDATE — Jim’s Picture has now been changed.

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New Website is Almost Here

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TCA is almost ready to launch our new website. This is a test to see if the Facebook integration is not working.

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