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GENERAL RINSE

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

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THOUGHTBARN_DESIGN/BUILD_MONOCHROME HOUSE

Here are some images from a project completed a small while ago. We worked with Rise Over Run/contractor/craftsman to remodel a 1100sf house. more to come about the project shortly.
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WE CAN OK! / HOOOODIE / THOUGHTBARN_ PHOTO

Tuesday, November 25, 2008
We shot some photos for NANCY NOWACEK'S / WE CAN OK! / HOODIE PROJECT. It was a great, short little project, that produced some interesting shots. Here are some favorites that I like from the project. MORE ON THE HOODIE CONTACT, WE CAN OK!




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THOUGHTBARN/DESIGN BUILD ADVENTURE_SKYLINE MARFA HOUSE

Monday, November 24, 2008
Here are some in process images of the Skyline Marfa House. We redesigned the scope of the residences and are excited about where the project is headed. Some site work has begun and we hopefully will have more to update soon...



Steel Retaining wall for the front of the site: / Steel Fabrication team: John Algood, Will Fox, Jack Sanders.



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THOUGHTBARN_FOLD FURNITURE PROCESS IMAGES











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LANCE ARMSTRONG BIKEWAY PROJECT_FABRICATION IMAGES







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LANCE ARMSTRONG BIKEWAY PROJECT_RESEARCH_RECYCLE

Thursday, November 06, 2008
Thanks to Anthony at the City of Austin Signs and Markings for helping us gather some old road signs for our LAB project. We are going to use the back side of the sign for our sign plates, cutting down on the cost of aluminum.
We are currently in the research / sizing phase of the solar LED lights that will be incorporated into every sign post. more to come soon.





THOUGHTBARN_PHOTO ESSAY_INTERSTATE

Wednesday, November 05, 2008




THOUGHTBARN_FOLD FURNITURE

Sunday, November 02, 2008
We have been commissioned by a previous client with whom we completed an interior renovation to also furnish the new residence with a series of furniture pieces which include: coffee table, shelfing unit and dining table.
We are currently involved with completing some of these elements, here are some process images, more to come soon.


LEAD DESIGN: ROBERT GAY :: FABRICATION TEAM: JOHN ALGOOD, WILL FOX(PHOTO DOCUMENTATION)





SHELF UNIT_



LANCE ARMSTRONG BIKEWAY PROJECT_ STEEL PERF

We are continuing moving forward on the fabrication of the LAB artwork for the Lance Armstrong Commuter Bikeway through dowtown Austin. We are working with Aquajet out of Garfield to accomplish the steel perforations in a variety of bands for the furniture elements.

here are some process images: