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Argonne Child Development Center

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The 6,800 sf Argonne Child Development Center provides new classrooms and administration space for the San Francisco Unified School District.

Castro Passive House

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An ambitious couple with growing children gives their new home a complete energy overhaul. With sustainability as a top priority, the project will soon achieve Passive House, LEED, and Living Building Challenge Certification.

Contraband Coffee

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For Contraband Coffee’s second location, MoME architects of San Luis Obispo teamed up with 450 Architects to deliver a warm and welcoming coffee shop in the South of Market district of San Francisco.
The café is a new build

San Francisco Waldorf High School

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An innovative building for an innovative school! A former communications office building is reinvented as a warm and inviting campus for San Francisco Waldorf High School and achieves LEED Gold Certification.

San Francisco Waldorf School – Bushnell Center for Athletics and Community

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The first phase of the High School campus involved the adaptive reuse of an existing concrete telephone call center into a LEED Gold Certified campus

Sausalito Residence

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A new Mediterranean-inspired residence takes in breathtaking views of the bay, while employing a state of the art rainwater catchment system.

Sonoma Residence

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A funky house with a patchwork of rooms is transformed into a bright, open, and airy residence which celebrates the surrounding forest and orchard.

Yuba River Charter School

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450 architects worked with the Yuba River Charter School (YRCS) to find a permanent home for their school, which had moved from temporary lease to temporary lease since their opening in 1994. YRCS is widely recognized as the pioneering m