Archive for the 'General Interest' Category

An Edit of Epic Proportions

  The commercial video editing company Friendshop launched last year and needed its own space to expand its growing team. Murdock Solon Architects worked with the company to transform an entire floor in a warehouse-style building in New York’s Chelsea neighborhood. MSA helped create the ideal space for ultimate creativity while meeting intense technical demands. […]

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551 West 21st Street Featured in The New York Times

  New developments are rising in the city and thus the collaboration of the favored in architecture, design, and art. The new 44-unit condo at 551 West 21st Street is no exception, thanks to the inclusion of 303 Gallery on the ground and mezzanine levels. Murdock Solon Architects designed the gallery’s previous space at 547 West 21st […]

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ICFF

Selections from ICFF

  The Murdock Solon Architects staff attended the 27th Annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) in New York City May 16-19. With more than 600 exhibitors, the range of styles, materials, and talent was paramount. Below are a few of the trends spotted and favorites selected by Murdock Solon Architects.  BOLD, BRIGHT, AND GEOMETRIC 1. […]

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MSA Featured as Employer of the Day

  Archinect, the top online destination for progressive-design oriented students, architects, educators, and fans, featured Murdock Solon Architects as the Employer of the Day and in the Weekly Round-Up. MSA is proud to have incredibly talented team members. The firm fosters a creative and energetic work environment designed to provide our clients with high-quality, exceptional […]

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Architectural Digest Home Show Staff Picks

At this year’s Architectural Digest Home Show, held March 20-23 at Pier 94 in New York City, the staff at Murdock Solon Architects selected a few of its favorite exhibitions. From built-in-countertop espresso machines to gorgeously detailed handmade furniture, the show offered a plethora of inspiration for upcoming projects.

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Enter the Office Nook

New York City homes often do not have space for a full office. Therefore, it is often necessary to be creative and utilize any space available. This week, Houzz featured Murdock Solon Architects in its article “Enter the Office Nook.”

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George Adams Gallery NYC

Enrique Chagoya Exhibition at George Adams Gallery

George Adams Gallery, designed by Murdock Solon Architects, will be exhibiting the works of Enrique Chagoya January 16 through February 22.

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As Seen in The New York Times

Following the article “Townhouse Turnaround” by Constance Rosenblum featured in The New York Times this month, Murdock Solon Architects would like to share similar projects that we have come to specialize in over the last 10 years; converting former three-family brownstones to sensitively updated, well-designed homes that serve the needs of growing families.

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Architectural Digest

MSA Project Featured in Architectural Digest

Designed by Murdock Solon Architect’s Shea Murdock, the Manhattan boutique FD Gallery is featured in Architectural Digest’s September 2013 issue.

The article highlights boutique owner Fiona Druckenmiller and describes the space as a “cabinet of curiosities.” The Upper East Side boutique showcases rare estate jewelry and one-of-a-kind pieces.

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MSA Featured on Houzz

Murdock Solon Architect’s project is featured in “10 Ways Library Ladders Give Rooms a Lift,” by Lisa Frederick. In the article, Frederick showcases ways to utilize ladders beyond the library.  “Library ladders, which are rolling or sliding ladders that hang on a rail to provide access to high shelves, lend such a refined, polished air […]

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MSA Visits Design Week / EuroCucina in Milan, Italy

Last week, Kelly Solon, principal at MSA, was in Milan for Design Week/ EuroCucina. The slideshow shows some of her top picks from the show, which is just a small sampling of the many furniture, kitchen, lighting, and home decor objects that were on display. [portfolio_slideshow showcaps=true]    

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MSA Featured on Cottages-Gardens.com

Murdock Solon Architects' project The Brooklyn Brownstone was featured in Cottages-Gardens.com this week. The article, by Maria Ricapito, describes the owner's (Mariza Scotch and Dièry Prudent) desires as they took on each detail of their home's remodel. From the entry to the backyard, Ricapito recaps how the they took time to personalize the space.  “Almost everything in […]

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