MVE & Partners - Irvington Terrace Wins National AIA/HUD Award PDF Print Email
News
Wednesday, 06 May 2009 02:22

MVE_Irvington Terrace_03.jpgPreviously featured on Archinnovations.com , Irvington Terrace, a 100-unit low-income housing complex in Fremont, CA, designed by MVE & Partners, has won a prestigious 2009 AIA/HUD Secretary Award for Excellence in Affordable Housing Design. The honor will be presented at the AIA 2009 National Convention and Design Exposition in San Francisco, on May 1.

The Secretary Award is determined jointly by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Housing and Custom Residential Knowledge Community and the Office of the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Only four projects are honored in this very competitive, national awards program.

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2009 14:11
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MVE Institutional - Elementary School for Panorama City, CA PDF Print Email
Academic
Thursday, 07 April 2011 07:10

Almost 1,000 students attend the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) Valley Region Elementary School #6 in Panorama City, with its naturally lit classrooms, fresh-air ventilation and outdoor teaching spaces, designed by Irvine-based MVE Institutional (MVEI). The school houses 38 teaching stations in a 70,360-square-foot facility on an infill parcel of only 4.31 acres in this city located northwest of downtown Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley.
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MVEI’s design, certified by the Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS), addresses the urban challenges of a large student population, a compact site and a varied neighborhood context.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 May 2011 10:56
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MVE International Designs Housing for Emerging Chinese Homeowner Class PDF Print Email
New Projects
Wednesday, 14 October 2009 08:35

Nearly 2,000 housing units are rising out of the ground at Luxetown, a spectacular new mixed-use residential development designed by MVE International, an affiliate of MVE & Partners, the Irvine, CA-based architecture and planning firm.
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“We designed Luxetown to meet both intensive zoning regulations and market demand,” said Ernesto Vasquez, AIA, founding partner and vice president at MVE International. “The result is surprisingly progressive. For example, each residential unit has light, windows and ventilation on three sides, and there are many community amenities as well. Luxetown could sell any place in the world.”

Last Updated on Monday, 23 November 2009 14:09
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MVE Pacific Creates Homes for Hawaii's Workforce PDF Print Email
Housing
Saturday, 19 January 2008 03:34

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Experimental Project Serves as a Model to Solve Housing Shortages.

BIG ISLAND, HI—Solving a major housing problem for Hawaii, MVE Pacific and UniDev Hawaii are embarking on a major community and housing development to serve the growing workforce of Hawaii’s Big Island.  Kamakoa at Waikoloa—a 275-acre, 1,200-unit workforce housing development on the Kona side of the Island—broke ground December 29, 2007.  The first buildings are expected to be complete in 2009.  Honolulu-based MVE Pacific is a full-service architecture, interiors and planning firm that has created significant housing, commercial, resort, retail, mixed-use and hospitality projects in Hawaii for the past 20+ years.

 

Last Updated on Monday, 21 December 2009 15:54
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