27 Dec '15, 11pm

Graypants' Garage Receives Glowing Accolades as 2013 AIA Award Winner for Washington Architecture

Graypants' Garage Receives Glowing Accolades as 2013 AIA Award Winner for Washington Architecture

If you are a lover of lighting and industrial design – and you frequent Inhabitat – you may know the Seattle-based design studio Graypants for their recycled cardboard Scraplights . These innovative lamps have popped up everywhere – and now Graypants has a reason to celebrate other areas of their practice. They recently were awarded a 2013 Honor Award for Washington Architecture for their “Garage” project located in Vashon, Washington. The scope of this innovative project was to renovate a tired, post-World War II garage, and they succeeded by creating a simple yet mysterious building that pushes design boundaries through a poetic infusion of passive sustainability and modern technology.

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