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To maintain dialogue on remedial architectural practice among our peers, as well as to provide information to building owners and facility managers, Hoffmann Architects’ professionals regularly contribute to industry publications, through both articles and interviews.

  • Re-constructivism in the Abandoned Field: Kristen Anderson – Architecture

    An online journal of art and literature, Diaphanous Micro devotes each issue to one writer/artist. The first issue of 2021 features the work of Kristen Anderson, Project Representative with Hoffmann Architects. Anderson’s conceptual project uses architecture to promote social change, through the process of repurposing abandoned structures. She reimagines the Cariocas Arenas from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics as a new community space for a favela that was displaced by the Olympic Park.

    Kristen Anderson - COVER
  • Late-emerging Defects with Insulating Glazing Units

    The official publication of the Construction Specifications Institute, The Construction Specifier provides news and guidance from experts in architecture, specifications, and engineering. As a guest columnist for the magazine’s “Failures” page, Russ Sanders, AIA, considers defects in the manufacturing and fabrication of Insulating Glazing Units (IGUs) that can lead to sudden, unexpected failure of the window unit.

    The Construction Specifier - COVER
  • Operations & Maintenance Best Practices for Energy Management

    A project of the Institute for Market Transformation (IMT), the Building Innovation Hub helps building industry professionals in and around Washington, DC create and operate high-performing buildings. Published in partnership with AOBA Educational Foundation, this guide offers strategies for improving energy management, addressing maintenance, and identifying energy efficiency opportunities. Hoffmann Architects’ infographic appears on page 9 of the resource guide.

    Operations and Maintenance - COVER
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